Madison Truax Campus
1701 Wright Street, Madison WI 53704
Madison College's Career Discovery youth camps offer fun, interactive educational experiences for children in grades 5-12. Our camps are designed to enhance your child's knowledge and personal growth with exciting hands-on classes, labs and experiences customized for youth.
- 3-day camps run Tuesday – Thursday
- 5-day camps run Monday – Friday
- Enrollment based on current grade level
- Breakfast snack and lunch provided
- Some camps have off-site ﬁeld trips
- Camp cost is listed for each camp
- Students that are eligible for free/reduced lunch at their school, may apply for a scholarship.
We had a wonderful group of camps for summer 2023. All camps were full with many on the waitlist.
Check out the list of camps we had for summer 2023 and some of the pictures from the camps.
Summer 2024 camps should be list on this site in early January 2024.
Registration will open on February 28, 2024 at 8:00 am.
Help your child explore the world of WELDING with our FUN and HANDS-ON summer camps! Campers will design and build projects from start to finish, creating pieces they can show off with pride! They’ll also visit local manufacturers for behind-the-scenes tours and demos.
A week in the life of a Healthcare Professional
Are you interested in a career in healthcare? Come to Madison College to experience a day in the life of several health occupations! The occupations include Nursing, Emergency Medical Technician, Respiratory Therapy, Dental Assisting, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Radiology Technician, Optometric Technician. In this week-long camp, you will participate in hands-on activities that simulate real life experiences in a healthcare setting.
Emergency Services Exploration
Designed for students in grades 8-11, this camp will explore emergency services including CPR, trauma and medical emergencies, fire and police, and first responder wellness. Participants will work with our instructors to differentiate between minor and major injuries, and provide emergency treatment in some life-threatening situations. They will also get to explore the different opportunities for careers in firefighting, EMS, and law enforcement. Students will receive certificates for CPR and Stop the Bleed.
Help your child continue exploring the world of WELDING with more advance welding techniques! Campers will design and build projects from start to finish, creating pieces they can show off with pride! They’ll also visit local manufacturers for behind-the-scenes tours and demos.