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Enrollment Center
1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704

CALL: (608) 246-6210 or (800) 322-6282 (deaf/hh: use 711 relay)
FAX: (608) 243-4353
Email

HOURS:

Phone
Monday - Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Wednesday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

In-person
Monday - Thursday: 8:15 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Admission Requirements

Associate Degree Nursing (R.N.)

Applicants must complete the admissions process and meet the requirements below to be considered for admission.

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

Fall 2016

Application Dates

  • Application available on September 1, 2015
  • Application review begins after October 15, 2015
  • Application completion deadline is October 15, 2015

Application Materials

All materials must be sumitted by the application deadline.

1. Admission Application
The online application allows you to save your work as you complete it and ensures fast, secure delivery to our office.

International students who wish to apply for or transfer their student visa (F-1, M-1 or J-1) to Madison College must complete the international student admission application process.

2. Application Fee
An application fee is required at the time your application is submitted.

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

  • High school transcript (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript)

  • GED/HSED score report

  • College transcript showing an associate degree or higher

Transcripts must show the following course requirements. Only grades of C or better will be accepted; a C- will not be considered.

a) Algebra: One semester of algebra taken in college with a grade of C or better OR satisfactory math test scores (see below). Madison College courses that satisfy this requirement are:

  • Elementary Algebra (10-834-110)
  • College Math (10-804-107)
  • Applied Math for Chemistry (77-854-756) or higher

b) Chemistry: One year of high school chemistry with lab components OR one semester of college-level chemistry with a grade of C or better. Madison College courses that satisfy this requirement are:

  • General Chemistry (10-806-134) or higher
  • High school chemistry classes must be college-preparatory; Chemistry for the Community or similar classes do not satisfy this requirement. 

4. Official Test Scores
Submit official TEAS-V or ACT scores. Minimum test score requirements must be from January 1, 2012, to present.

a) TEAS-V: Composite 58.7%, Reading 69%, Math 63.3%, Science 45.8%, English/Language Usage 60%

b) ACT: Composite score of 22 or higher and 20 or higher in all sub-scores

Spring 2017

Application Dates

  • Application available on February 1, 2016
  • Application review begins after March 15, 2016
  • Application completion deadline is March 15, 2016

Application Materials

All materials must be sumitted by the application deadline.

1. Admission Application
The online application allows you to save your work as you complete it and ensures fast, secure delivery to our office.

International students who wish to apply for or transfer their student visa (F-1, M-1 or J-1) to Madison College must complete the international student admission application process.

2. Application Fee
An application fee is required at the time your application is submitted.

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

  • High school transcript (current high school seniors may submit an in-progress transcript)

  • GED/HSED score report

  • College transcript showing an associate degree or higher

Transcripts must show the following course requirements. Only grades of C or better will be accepted; a C- will not be considered.

a) Algebra: One semester of algebra taken in college with a grade of C or better OR satisfactory math test scores (see below). Madison College courses that satisfy this requirement are:

  • Elementary Algebra (10-834-110)
  • College Math (10-804-107)
  • Applied Math for Chemistry (77-854-756) or higher

b) Chemistry: One year of high school chemistry with lab components OR one semester of college-level chemistry with a grade of C or better. Madison College courses that satisfy this requirement are:

  • General Chemistry (10-806-134) or higher
  • High school chemistry classes must be college-preparatory; Chemistry for the Community or similar classes do not satisfy this requirement. 

4. Official Test Scores
Minimum test score requirements for either TEAS-V or ACT from January 1, 2013 to present must be submitted by the time of petition:

a) TEAS-V: Composite 58.7%, Reading 69%, Math 63.3%, Science 45.8%, English/Language Usage 60%

b) ACT: Composite score of 22 or higher and 20 or higher in all sub-scores

Fall 2017

After completing the admission process, qualified applicants will be admitted in a pre-petition status and should then complete the Start of Semester Checklist. Applicants will then be selected for entry into core program courses through the petition process. Petition requirements vary by program; review the Associate Degree Nursing (R.N.) Petition Requirements for details.

Application Dates

  • Application available on September 15, 2016
  • Application review begins after October 15, 2016
  • Application completion deadline is December 15, 2016

Application Materials

All materials must be sumitted by the application deadline.

1. Admission Application
The online application allows you to save your work as you complete it and ensures fast, secure delivery to our office.

International students who wish to apply for or transfer their student visa (F-1, M-1 or J-1) to Madison College must complete the international student admission application process.

2. Application Fee
An application fee is required at the time your application is submitted.

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

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

Applicants that have attended other higher education institutions should submit official transcripts from each college/university attended.

4. Academic Requirement
Official transcripts must show one of the following academic requirements:

  • Cumulative High School GPA of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Cumulative College GPA of 2.0  or higher on a 4.0 scale with a minimum of 6 credits
  • ACT Composite Score of 22 (from  September 1, 2013 to present)
  • TEAS 58.7 (from  September 1, 2013 to present)
  • GED/HSED Score Report

Residency Requirement

Per Wisconsin Statute TCS-10, because the application deadline for this program is prior to January 1 for Fall and/or prior to May 1 for Spring:

  • Out-of-state residents and non-district state residents (including Minnesota residents) are not eligible for admission consideration to this program due to its early application deadline.
  • Only residents of the Madison College district are eligible for admission consideration for this program.

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.