Earning a certificate is a great way to expand your skill set, and it adds professionalism to a resume! This certificate only admits applicants for the fall term. To apply, proceed to the online application.

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.

Fall Application Dates

  • Application available: February 1
  • Application deadline: October 15

Spring Application Dates

  • Application open
  • Application deadline: March 15

Admission Requirements

Submit official transcripts showing completion of one of the following with a C or better:

  • Introductory Zoology (20806203)
  • Botany (20806215)
  • Cellular and Molecular Biology (20806271)

The course requirements above can be waived by the program director if a student has comparable coursework.

Additional Notes                                      

  • Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid
  • Students who have already completed the certificate coursework at the time of application will receive the certificate diploma at the end of the term of application
  • This certificate fills on a first-come, first-served basis; once capacity has been reached, it does not maintain a waitlist
  • Class capacity is limited and is available on a first come, first served basis