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Madison College and UW-Madison School of Education will help you join a new generation of teachers!

The Guaranteed Admission Contract (PDF) provides a structured path for completing an associate degree at Madison College with guaranteed admission to the UW-Madison School of Education for the Elementary Education, BSE or the Special Education, BSE.

Information for Future Students

You must meet the following requirements to be granted admission:

  1. Follow instructions to enroll at Madison College
  2. Declare the Education Pre-Major as your primary program
  3. Meet with a Madison College advisor

Once accepted, meet these guidelines:

  1. Earn a minimum 3.0 GPA in transferable Madison College coursework
  2. Consult with a Madison College advisor every semester and a UW-Madison advisor every year
  3. Successfully complete the Madison College Education Pre-Major pathway, achieving a “C” or better in each course
  4. Meet the entrance requirements to the UW-Madison

Information for Current Students

If you’re already an active Education Pre-Major student at Madison College and you:

  1. Meet the eligibility requirements above
  2. Are ready sign the Guaranteed Admission Contract

…then your next step is to schedule a meeting with a Madison College Advisor.

You may be able to apply AP Credits from high school too!

Learn more about transferring courses from Madison College to UW-Madison!

Contact Transfer Services

Madison Truax Campus
Main Building, C1434

1701 Wright Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53704



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  • Wednesday – Thursday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm