Machines are the heart of manufacturing and industry, so knowing how to build, install, maintain and fix them is a critical skill that is in great demand by employers. As a student in the Industrial Mechanic - Advanced Manufacturing program at Madison College, you will:
- Learn the basics of industrial machine installation and repair.
- Get hands-on training in hydraulics and pneumatics.
- Train on motors, relay logic and simple controls.
- Understand Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations.
- Apply concepts of measurement and blueprint reading in industrial maintenance.
For more information regarding the Industrial Mechanic - Advanced Manufacturing program, please contact Program Director Peter Dettmer at email@example.com or 608.246.5264 to begin exploring your future.
Students in the Industrial Mechanic - Advanced Manufacturing program can attend full or part time.
Industrial Maintenance Mechanic classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:
- Madison - Truax
Earning your diploma in Industrial Mechanic - Advanced Manufacturing at Madison Area Technical College prepares you for valuable work in:
- Production Maintenance
- Lead Production Mechanic
- Maintenance Mechanic
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
With additional education and/or work experience, graduates may find employment as:
- Maintenance Manager
- Production Supervisor
- Electro Mechanical Technician
- PLC Programmer
Curriculum and Experience
Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2023-2024 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.
Current and newly admitted program students, go directly to your Degree Progress Report to view:
- Progress toward your specific requirements
- Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements
If you have questions after reviewing your degree progress report (advisement report), please see Advising Services.First Semester10-449-1001 credit10-457-1002 credits10-462-1021 credit10-462-1041 credit10-462-1052 credits10-462-3232 credits10-462-3211 credit10-462-3291 credit10-606-2002 credits10-804-1073 creditsSecond Semester10-462-1061 credit10-462-1071 credit10-462-1091 credit10-462-2091 credit10-462-3311 credit10-462-3252 credits10-606-2022 credits10-620-1001 credit10-620-1061 credit10-620-1122 credits10-801-1953 credits
Earning a degree is a great way to advance your career development opportunities, so apply today!
International students who wish to apply for, maintain, or transfer their F-1 student visa status to Madison College are required to complete the International Admission Process.
- Application open
- Application completion deadline is January 15, 2024
- Application open
- Application completion deadline is August 31, 2024
All materials must be submitted by the application deadline.
1. Admission Application
The online application allows you to save your work as you complete it and ensures fast, secure delivery to our office.
2. Education Completion
Official transcripts must be sent from the institutions you attended and indicate one of the following:
- High school transcript (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript)
- GED/HSED transcript
- College transcript(s) showing:
- Completion of an associate degree or higher, or
- At least 30 credits completed with a minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4-point scale
- The credits must be completed at a single college and cannot be combined with other transcripts
- Any transfer credit listed on a transcript does not count toward the 30-credit minimum
All high school and/or college transcripts are recommended to be submitted for Credit for Prior Learning evaluation.
Class capacity is limited and is available on a first come, first served basis.
Course prerequisites differ from admission requirements; admission into a program does not guarantee eligibility to enroll in courses or success in the program. Refer to program curriculum for details.
Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at Madison College.
MATC Industrial Mechanic - Advanced Manufacturing program graduates are prepared to:
Life Long Learning: Assume responsibility for continuing education in order to maintain skills and enhance professional growth.
Technical Skills: Assemble, install, troubleshoot, diagnose and repair plumbing, mechanical equipment, electrical controlled production machines and hydraulics pneumatic systems. Diagnose complex problems using interdisciplinary technical skills.
Employability: Demonstrate work ethics and reliable behavior including, but not limited to, assuming responsibility for decisions and actions, utilizing time and stress management skills, displaying initiative, creativity, and logical thinking.
Safety & Regulation: Demonstrate competent application of safety and regulation code compliance.
Communication: Communicate clearly and professionally in both written and verbal communications to customers, coworkers, and supervisors, using positive interpersonal skills including, but not limited to, respect, integrity, and professionalism.
Graduate Report Summary Overview
2021 2022 Number of Program Graduates 1 9 Number of Surveys Sent 1 9 Number of Surveys Returned 1 6 Percent of Surveys Returned Available for Employment 0 1 Percent Available for Employment 100.00% Not in Labor Market Percent Not in Labor Market 500.00% Available for Employment
2021 2022 Graduates Employed 0 1 Percent of Graduates Employed 100.00% Employed in Related Occupation 0 1 Percent Employed in Related Occupation 100.00% Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0 0 Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0.00% Employed - No Response 0 0 Percent Employed - No Response 0.00% Seeking Employment 0 0 Percent Seeking Employment 0.00% Reaction To Training at Madison College
2021 2022 Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4) 0 3 Number of Satisfaction Responses 0 1 Very Satisfied (4) 0 0 Percent Very Satisfied 0.00% Satisfied (3) 0 1 Percent Satisfied 100.00% Unsatisfied (2) 0 0 Percent Unsatisfied 0.00% Very Unsatisfed (1) 0 0 Percent Very Unsatisfied 0.00% Primary Reason for Attending Madison College
2021 2022 Number of Primary Reason Responses 1 6 Preparation for Getting a Job 0 1 Percent Preparation for Getting a Job 0.00% 16.70% Career Change 0 0 Percent Career Change 0.00% 0.00% Improvement of Existing Skills 0 0 Percent Improvement of Existing Skills 0.00% 0.00% Preparation for Further Education 1 5 Percent Preparation for Further Education 100.00% 83.30% Personal Interest 0 0 Percent Personal Interest 0.00% 0.00% Other 0 0 Percent Other 0.00% 0.00% When Employment was Obtained
2021 2022 Number of When Employment Obtained Responses 0 1 Before Enrollment 0 0 Percent Before Enrollment 0.00% While Attending the College 0 1 Percent While Attending the College 100.00% After Training at the College 0 0 Percent After Training at the College 0.00% Location of Employment (related and unrelated)
2021 2022 Number of Employment Location Responses 0 1 In College District 0 1 Percent In College District 100.00% In Wisconsin, Not in District 0 0 Percent of In Wisconsin 0.00% Outside of Wisconsin 0 0 Percent Outside Wisconsin 0.00% Employer Location Unknown 0 0 Percent Location Unknown 0.00% Salary Trend Salary Trend 2021 2022 Full Time Employment (Related Job) Full Time Salary Count Average Monthly Wage Average Hourly Wage Average Work Hours per Week Part Time Employment (Related Job) Part Time Salary Count Average Hourly Wage Average Work Hours per Week
Graduate Employers for academic year: 2022 Employer(s) Job Title City* State** Positions Electronic Theatre Controls Inc Assembler Mazomanie
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You’d rather spend a day with machines than with most of the people you know. Building, fixing, installing – learn to do it all.
Industrial Mechanic - Advanced Manufacturing
Program Number: 314629
Area of Study:
Construction, Manufacturing and Maintenance
100% In Person
Estimated Time to Complete:
32 Credits | Finish diploma in 1 year
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