Topics Map > Campus Services > Student Center

Diploma - Degree Name on Diploma

The following explains the expectations of the Degree name on the Diploma

Degree name formats vary from program to program.  Specialized or professional degrees may list a major as part of its degree name.  You can verify your major's degree name by clicking here.

Degree titles appear on both the diploma and transcript.  Example: Bachelor of Science

Major(s) appear on the student's transcript only. Example: Psychology

Certificates appear on the transcript only.  For a list of official UW-Madison certificates click here. Example: Certificate in Entrepreneurship.

For more information about diplomas, click here.



Keywords:student center apply graduation application date semester spring fall summer graduate graduating myuw uw-madison diploma degree   Doc ID:34658
Owner:Katie P.Group:Enrollment
Created:2013-10-22 13:28 CDTUpdated:2019-07-29 08:56 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, Enrollment
Feedback:  21   15