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Colleges and Departments

College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences

Agricultural-Science-BuildingThe College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) enrolls approximately 1,500 undergraduates across 14 different majors. Two laboratory farms, a greenhouse complex, food processing plants, specialized laboratory facilities, intercollegiate competitive teams and student organizations, and a very successful industry internship program contribute to the college's active learning environment which emphasizes hands-on experiences in real world settings.

College of Arts and Sciences

CAMPUS-SHOT-0812012-KMH-12The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) offers innovative academic
programs and degrees in the fine arts, humanities, languages and literatures, social and behavior sciences, natural sciences, biomedical and health sciences, digital media technologies, pre-engineering, and mathematics - to name a few. We believe that a well-rounded liberal education with an individualized applied focus most-effectively equips each of our students with the core knowledge and essential skills that they will need to communicate clearly, question problems critically, think logically, engage collaboratively, value diversity, and live ethically as citizen leaders. The college's goal is to educate and inspire the whole person and to provide each student with the essential transferable and adaptable knowledge and skills necessary for successful lives and fulfilling careers.

College of Business and Economics

South-Hall-overall-07032013-kmh-2The College of Business and Economics (CBE) is accredited by AACSB, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, and consists of undergraduate programs in business, accounting, economics, computer science, finance, management, and marketing, as well as two Master of Business Administration programs (full-time and evening) and an Adult Degree Completion program. CBE enables students to combine a high-quality professional program with a solid liberal arts foundation and real-world experience.

College of Education and Professional Studies

Wyman-Education-08132012-kmh-1The College of Education and Professional Studies (CEPS) is home to approximately 1,400 students preparing for professional careers in communicative disorders, counseling, exercise and sport science, school psychology, social work, and teaching. Teacher Education, a large component of the College of Education and Professional Studies, has been a major commitment of UW-River Falls since its founding in 1874. The college's teacher education programs have received national recognition for excellence and are fully approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.