Contact

Enrollment Center


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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

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

Fall 2016
  • Application available on September 1, 2015
  • Application review begins after October 15, 2015
  • Application completion deadline is August 1, 2016
Spring 2017
  • Application available on February 1, 2016
  • Application review begins after March 15, 2016
  • Application completion deadline is December 15, 2016
Summer 2017
  • Application available on September 15, 2016
  • Application review begins after October 15, 2016
  • Application completion deadline is June 15, 2017

Note: Apply for summer financial aid by filling out the 2016-2017 FAFSA.

Fall 2017
  • Application available on September 15, 2016
  • Application review begins after October 15, 2016
  • Application completion deadline is August 1, 2017
Spring 2018
  • Application available on February 1, 2017
  • Application review begins after March 15, 2017
  • Application completion deadline is December 15, 2017

Admission Requirements

All materials must be submitted by the application deadline.

1. Admissions 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 an 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

Transcripts must show the following English requirement. A grade of C- or below will not be accepted.

  • Currently enrolled in high school students: Six semesters of high school English, including one writing course, with a grade of C or higher for each course.
  • High school graduates: Eight semesters of high school English, including one writing course, with a grade of C or higher OR one college-level English course (Written Communication or English 1) with a C or higher.
  • Applicants who have not met the English requirement may satisfy the admissions requirement by earning a grade of C or higher in Written Communications (10-801-195) or English 1 (20-801-201).

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