The goal of the UWise (University of West Georgia Institutional STEM Excellence) program is to create a nurturing environment for students who are interested in careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).
UWise provides STEM majors an opportunity to:
- Enroll in the Summer STEM Scholars Academy to get a head-start in English and Mathematics.
- Discover the inter-disciplinary nature of the STEM curriculum via a freshmen seminar course.
- Develop oral and written communication skills useful in STEM related careers and teaching.
- Receive automatic admission to a prestigious STEM Learning Community in Fall and Spring.
- Experience the scientific enterprise by participating in undergraduate research.