Why Choose Madison College?
Your decision to attend Madison College will lead you to great things. We are the #1 source of UW-Madison transfer students and a leader in workforce training. Whether your goal is to transfer to a four-year institution or begin your career, starting your path at Madison College is a wise move.
Diverse career options
If you are undecided, apply to an area of study exploratory path that pertains to your interests. Take a semester to explore your options while you earn degree credit. Plus, our flexible course options allow you to go at your own pace.
Help paying for school
We proudly offer one of the lowest tuition price tags around. However, not everyone can cover those costs out of pocket.
Like many of our students, you may qualify for financial aid. We also encourage you to apply for a Madison College scholarship and to check out unique programs like Scholars of Promise.
At Madison College we are committed to helping you pay for school so you can meet your goals.
We serve everyone
Walk through our doors and you will see happy students from all walks of life.
- High school students
- International students
- Parents and mentors
- Returning students
- Students with disabilities
- Transfer students
- Regional students (outside of Madison)
Madison College is close to home
Wherever you are in the Madison College district, we are not far away. In addition to our flagship Truax campus, we have three additional Madison locations and four campuses in Fort Atkinson, Portage, Reedsburg and Watertown.
Spaces that impress
Spend your days learning in classrooms and labs equipped with the latest technology. We prepare you with the skills you need to get a job in your field. Enjoy a positive and inclusive learning experience that prepares you for your next steps.
Instructors who care
Learn job-ready skills from instructors with years of real world experience in the areas they teach. Many hold Ph.D. degrees and teach at the University of Wisconsin and other institutions. More importantly, they care about you and your success.
We are happy to assist you. Check out the following resources to help you get started.
- Attend an Advising, Application, Information & More (AAIM) Session for new students.
- Checkout our campus visit options.
- Review our application process.