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At Western Michigan University, we encourage students to engage in meaningful, informed and civil discourse around important and sometimes difficult issues. Your WMU admissions decision will not be affected in any way by disciplinary action associated with participation in peaceful protest or respectful exercise of your freedom of expression.

About the Punta Gorda regional location

In alliance with Florida SouthWestern State College and located at the FSW-Charlotte campus, WMU is proud to offer its bachelor’s and master’s degrees, as well as graduate certificates, in Punta Gorda, Florida. We look forward to offering programs and research expertise that will make a positive impact in Charlotte County and the greater region.

Academic programs

WMU, Charlotte County, the Punta Gorda Airport and Florida SouthWestern State College are excited to launch pilot training (aviation flight science) and aviation maintenance technology programs, each leading to a bachelor's degree, beginning fall 2017. As our campus continues to grow, we will continue to find new and innovative programs to offer that will have a positive impact on Charlotte County and southwest Florida.

WMU Online Education currently offers a variety of excellent degrees and certificates entirely online to students across the country. Whether you’re in Punta Gorda or Portland, you can learn and achieve at your own pace.

Please contact us if you'd like to be updated as programs are approved or have questions.