1. Create a Madison College Student Account and Email Address
If you have not attended Madison College in the past, you will need to create a new student account.
After creating your student account, activate your myMadisonCollege login; this gives you access to your Madison College email, Student Center, and Blackboard accounts.
Step-by-step directions for both of these steps.
If you need assistance with this step, please call our Enrollment Center at (608)246-6210.
2. English Reading Comprehension Requirement
This requirement can be met by one of the following options:
· Assessment Testing (scores for one of the following, completed within the last two years)
o COMPASS – Reading 60
o ASSET – Reading 35
o ACT – Reading 13
· College-level English course with a grade of C or better
o If you completed your English course at another college, official transcripts must be sent to the Madison College Enrollment Center, 1701 Wright Street, Madison, WI 53704. Please note: it is your responsibility to verify that the Enrollment Center has received your English test scores or transcripts, prior to attempting registration.
o A final grade of C or better in Academic Reading 5/6 OR College Reading Strategies will meet this requirement.
Questions about how to submit your transcripts or scores? Please contact our Enrollment Center at (608)246-6210.
Need ESL support? Please contact the School of Academic Advancement at (608) 258-2378.
3. Background Check and Health Screening
Prior to enrolling in a Nursing Assistant class, you must complete a background check and submit background and health screening information via the Certified Background company. All pieces must be completed in full and approved prior to registration; no exceptions will be made.
After completing the above steps, you will receive an email in your Madison College student email account notifying you are approved to register.
If you are receiving a rejection for your Influenza immunization, please contact the School of Health Education at (608)246.6065.
For step-by-step directions on how to search and add a class through your Student Center, click here.
Additional Important Information:
Note: Students planning on enrolling in a Nursing Assistant course offered at their high school or through Youth Options have additional steps in this process; please see your school representative for more information. The background check, Health Screening Form, and reading requirements are still required prior to enrollment. Students must be 16 years of age to participate in the course. Questions about Youth Options? Please contact D'Ann Zickert at firstname.lastname@example.org or (608)243-4650.