Technical Studies Journey Worker Admission Requirements

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Select the appropriate tab below to see application dates by term.

Spring 2021

Application Dates

  • Application available on February 1, 2020
  • Application completion deadline is January 15, 2021
Fall 2021

Application Dates

  • Application available on September 15, 2020
  • Application completion deadline is August 31, 2021
Spring 2022

Application Dates

  • Application available on February 1, 2021
  • Application completion deadline is January 15, 2022

Admission Requirements

All materials must be submitted by the application deadline.

1. Admission 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.

2. Education Completion
Graduation from high school, completion of GED/HSED/GED02, or completion of an associate degree or higher is required; submit official transcripts for one of the following:

  • High school or charter school transcript (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript) or GED02 transcript
  • GED/HSED score report
  • College transcript showing an associate degree or higher

3. Apprenticeship Completion
Applicants must have completed a state-approved apprenticeship program. Questions regarding apprenticeships should be directed to Lucas White at (608) 246-6415 or LAWhite1@madisoncollege.edu.

4. Residency Requirements
Per Wisconsin Statute TCS-10, because this program has limited capacity and the application deadline is after January 1 for fall and/or after May 1 for spring:

Out-of-state residents

  • May only be considered after January 1 for the upcoming fall term and/or after May 1 for the upcoming spring term.
  • Will not be considered if a waitlist forms.

Non-district state residents

  • May only be considered after January 1 for the upcoming fall term and/or after May 1 for the upcoming spring term.
  • Will be considered if a waitlist forms.
  • Minnesota residents are considered non-district state residents for admission purposes.

Learn more about residency determination and program availability.

Additional Note(s)

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.