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Enrollment Center


Truax A1000
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:

Special Service Hours
Monday, Jan. 15: CLOSED for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Tuesday, Jan. 16 – Thursday, Jan 18: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 19 – 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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.



Advising and Transfer Services


1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704 

Downtown D116
(608) 258-2300

SOUTH 
Main Office
(608) 243-4200 or (608) 246-6458

Fort Atkinson 117
Main Office
(920) 568-7200

Portage 100
Main Office
(608) 745-3100

Reedsburg 128
Main Office
(608) 524-7800

TRUAX C1434
(608) 246-6076

Watertown 128
Main Office
(920) 206-8000

Email

Special Service Hours
Monday, Jan. 15: CLOSED for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Tuesday, Jan. 16 – Thursday, Jan 18: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 19 – 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

HOURS:
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.

Hours may vary by location. Please call a campus for more information.

Petition Requirements

Paramedic and Paramedic Technician

Students interested in completing the Paramedic or Paramedic Technician program at Madison College must start by applying for admission to the desired program. Qualified applicants will be admitted in a pre-petition status and should review the Start of Semester Checklist to guide you through your next steps in preparing for your first day of classes at MATC.

After being admitted in a pre-petition status, students are then selected for entry into core program courses through the Petition Process

Applicants are responsible for submitting official high school transcripts, college transcripts, or test scores that show completion of the below requirements. Coursework must be completed or in-progress prior to beginning the petition process. See our Transcript page for information on submitting transcripts. View our Testing Services page for information on completing a test for admissions. 

Admission and petition requirements are subject to change; please review the requirements prior to submitting your application or petition.


Fall 2018: Petition window opens March 1, 2018

Spring 2019: Petition window opens August 15, 2018


 

  1. Prerequisite Requirements

    If fulfilling any of the prerequisite requirements with courses completed in college or at Madison College, a grade of C or better is required.  A grade of C- will not be accepted.

    Algebra

    Students must demonstrate algebra competency in one of the following ways:

    1. Minimum Test Scores. Test must be taken from September 1, 2016 to present:

    • ACT Math 17+
    • ACCUPLACER Arithmetic 76+
    • COMPASS (Pre-Algebra) 43+

    2. Courses. Madison College courses that satisfy this requirement are:

    • CAM Math Arithmetic/Pre-Algebra (74854711) or higher
    • Elementary Algebra with Apps (10834110) or higher
    • Basic Algebra (74854793 or 77854793) or higher

    English and Reading

    Students must demonstrate English and reading competency in one of the following ways:

    1. Minimum Test Scores. Test must be taken from September 1, 2016 to present:

    • ACT English 15+ AND ACT Reading 18+
    • COMPASS Writing 46+ AND Reading 80+
    • ACCUPLACER Write 5+ and ACCUPLACER Sentence 70+
    • ACCUPLACER Write 4+ and ACCUPLACER Sentence 86+

    2. Courses. Madison College courses that satisfy this requirement are:

    • College Reading Strategies (10808101) AND Intro to College Writing (10831103) or higher
    • College Reading Strategies (10808101) AND Academic Writing 5&6 (77851757) or higher
  2. Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) licensure

    Licensure as a Wisconsin Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) is required. Submit copy of your current State of WI EMT-Basic (or higher) license to EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu. If providing a National Registry of EMT card, you must be eligible for and receive licensure in WI as an EMT-Basic. An expired license will not be accepted.

  3. Petition Workshop Requirement

    All students must complete the online petition workshop for the year petitioning. The workshops will provide additional insight into the program as well as support you with the petition process. Only after you are admitted into a pre-petition status will you be given access to the online petition workshop via Blackboard.

  4. Petition and After Petitioning

    Your Degree Progress Report will determine if you have met the petition requirements. Completion will be identified by transfer credit, test scores, final grades, or an in-progress enrollment status. Review the Petition Process for additional details on how and when to petition.

    After you complete the petition form, you will be notified within 45 calendar days of the close of the priority petition window. Decisions about being awarded a seat are final. You may register for core program courses only if you are awarded a seat.

    If selected, you will receive instructions regarding the below required items. Failure to successfully complete these required items may result in the forfeiture of the awarded space and starting the application process from the beginning.

    • Mandatory Orientation
    • Personal Health Information
      • You must provide lab results and vaccination documentation from your healthcare provider. More information will be provided in your Paramedic program acceptance packet.
    • Background Information Disclosure Form (Criminal Background Check) will be completed during the mandatory orientation.
      • An acceptable background check is required prior to starting clinical courses.
      • You must complete a Background Information Disclosure and Criminal History Check (CHC) prior to placement in the field. Information obtained from the CHC may affect your ability to secure a WI EMS Training Permit. Under no circumstances are Paramedic program students assigned to the clinical area until all requirements are met. More information will be provided in your acceptance packet.
    • Enrollment in core program courses. Students that are awarded a seat are expected to start the core program for the awarded term. Students that choose not to begin the core program courses or are not able to begin core program courses will be discontinued from the pre-petition status and must start the application process from the beginning.

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