General Studies & Transfer Programs

You’re smart and goal driven. A bachelor’s degree is in your future, and you want the most affordable education without skimping on excellence. We share that view. Get started here.

Take NWTC general studies classes -- Transfer your credits just about anywhere! 

  • Save $1,000s in tuition while getting the same quality education as freshman-level university courses.

  • Choose from Communication, Mathematics, Science and Social Science courses.

  • Try out the new General Studies Learning Communities - enhance learning and foster connections among students and their teachers, and among disciplines. A learning community brings together a cohort of students that enroll in and attend a cluster of courses together.

  • Choose from dozens of class times, locations, and formats - even online. New classes start every few weeks.

  • Check out our countless transfer options to other colleges and universities!

Less travel time = more "me" time

Start your degree one class at a time with the 4x4 General Studies program! Each class is held four days a week and completed in four weeks. Available in Oconto Falls and Shawano

Take your General Studies courses at any NWTC campus or regional learning center - Green BayMarinetteSturgeon BayCrivitzLuxemburgNiagaraOconto Falls, or Shawano.  

Want guaranteed transfer to UW-Green Bay or UW-Oshkosh?

Earn NWTC’s General Studies Transfer Certificate and qualify for sophomore status at UW-Green Bay or UW-Oshkosh. All certificate credits will transfer – guaranteed. It’s a smart, affordable way to earn the first year of your bachelor’s degree.

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