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.
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 2022-2023 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, 2023
- Application open
- Application completion deadline is August 31, 2023
- Application opens on February 1, 2023
- Application completion deadline is January 15, 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
Students must submit official transcripts for one of the following:
- High school (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript)
- GED/HSED transcript
- College transcript(s) showing completion of an associate degree or higher
- Note: Effective with the 2023-2024 year, this may be fulfilled with at least 30 credits completed with a minimum GPA of 2.0
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 Number of Program Graduates 1 Number of Surveys Sent 1 Number of Surveys Returned 1 Percent of Surveys Returned 100.00% Available for Employment 0 Percent Available for Employment Not in Labor Market 1 Percent Not in Labor Market Available for Employment
2021 Graduates Employed 0 Percent of Graduates Employed Employed in Related Occupation 0 Percent Employed in Related Occupation Employed in Unrelated Occupation 0 Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation Employed - No Response 0 Percent Employed - No Response Seeking Employment 0 Percent Seeking Employment Reaction To Training at Madison College
2021 Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4) 0 Number of Satisfaction Responses 0 Very Satisfied (4) 0 Percent Very Satisfied Satisfied (3) 0 Percent Satisfied Unsatisfied (2) 0 Percent Unsatisfied Very Unsatisfed (1) 0 Percent Very Unsatisfied Primary Reason for Attending Madison College
2021 Number of Primary Reason Responses 1 Preparation for Getting a Job 0 Percent Preparation for Getting a Job 0.00% Career Change 0 Percent Career Change 0.00% Improvement of Existing Skills 0 Percent Improvement of Existing Skills 0.00% Preparation for Further Education 1 Percent Preparation for Further Education 100.00% Personal Interest 0 Percent Personal Interest 0.00% Other 0 Percent Other 0.00% When Employment was Obtained
2021 Number of When Employment Obtained Responses 0 Before Enrollment 0 Percent Before Enrollment While Attending the College 0 Percent While Attending the College After Training at the College 0 Percent After Training at the College Location of Employment (related and unrelated)
2021 Number of Employment Location Responses 0 In College District 0 Percent In College District In Wisconsin, Not in District 0 Percent of In Wisconsin Outside of Wisconsin 0 Percent Outside Wisconsin Employer Location Unknown 0 Percent Location Unknown Salary Trend Salary Trend 2021 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