You’d rather spend a day with machines than with most of the people you know. Building, fixing, installing – learn to do it all.
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Industrial Mechanic - Advanced Manufacturing
Program Number: 314629
Your Degree:
Technical Diploma
Area of Study:
Construction, Manufacturing and Maintenance
Delivery Method:
100% In Person
Estimated Time to Complete:
32 Credits | Finish training in as little as 1 year (programs vary)
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  • Program Overview

    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.

    Program Details

    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
    • Portage

    Careers

    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
    • Maintenance Electrician

  • Curriculum and Experience

    Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2021-2022 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 Semester
    10-449-100
    1 credit
    10-457-100
    2 credits
    10-462-104
    1 credit
    10-462-105
    2 credits
    10-462-321
    1 credit
    10-462-329
    1 credit
    10-606-200
    2 credits
    10-804-107
    3 credits
    Second Semester
    10-462-106
    1 credit
    10-462-107
    1 credit
    10-462-331
    1 credit
    10-462-309
    2 credits
    10-606-202
    2 credits
    10-620-100
    1 credit
    10-620-112
    2 credits
    10-801-195
    3 credits
  • Admission

    To Apply

    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.

    Spring 2022 Application Dates

    • Application open
    • Application completion deadline is January 15, 2022

    Summer 2022 Application Dates

    • Application open
    • Application completion deadline is June 15, 2022

    Fall 2022 Application Dates

    • Application open
    • Application completion deadline is August 31, 2022

    Spring 2023 Application Dates

    • Application available on February 1, 2022
    • Application completion deadline is January 15, 2023

    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
    Graduation from high school, completion of GED/HSED/GED02, or completion of an associate degree or higher is required; submit official transcripts for one of the following:

    • High school or charter school transcript (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript) or GED02 transcript
    • GED/HSED score report
    • College transcript showing an associate degree or higher

    3. Residency Requirement
    Based on historical trends at Madison College a waitlist is not expected to form for these programs. Therefore all applicants, regardless of residency status, are eligible for application review.
    Learn more about residency determination and program availability.

    Additional Notes

    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.

    After Acceptance

    Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at Madison College. 

    Questions?

    Contact the Enrollment Center at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or 608.246.6210.

  • Career Outcomes

    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. 

Ready to get started?
Your first step is to apply to Madison College. It's easy and free to apply, so get started today!
Contact the School of Engineering, Science, and Mathematics

Madison Truax Campus
Main Building, C2433

1701 Wright Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53704

esm@madisoncollege.edu
608.246.6246

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  • Friday: 8 am - 4:30 pm