At the Portage Campus, you can earn an associate degree, a technical diploma, a certificate or a liberal arts transfer degree.
The campus also offers general degree requirements for a wide range of other Madison College programs, allowing Portage-area students the convenience of completing those courses locally.
Student Support Services
A variety of services are available on campus to support student success.
Students attending any Madison College campus can stop by the Portage campus to pick up textbook orders, make payments, submit paperwork or complete testing.
For students age 16-23 who have stopped out of school, the Gateway to College program allows the option of earning college credit while completing their high school diploma requirements.
A Fast Forward Grant allows high school students earn an 11-credit Basic Industrial Power Technical Diploma as part of the Manufacturing Academy. Classes are held on campus and at the Portage Enterprise Center, and the only cost to school districts is transportation.
The campus also partners with the community on many other programs, including a Middle School Welding Camp, High School Police Academy and Tech Prep Welding for high school students.
For local business and industry, customized training is available in a variety of areas, including:
- Leadership development
- Business and technical skills
- Continuous Improvement, project management and supply chain
- Incident management and public safety
Community enrichment courses are also offered on a wide range of topics, such as farm financials, conversational Spanish, photography, dog obedience and yoga.
In addition to classroom and lab space, the campus has a library, Writing Center and Adult Learning Center. A new Student Achievement Center will open in fall 2019.
Lab and classroom space at the nearby Portage Enterprise Center offers welding booths, machine tooling and a variety of manufacturing equipment for degree, non-degree and contract training.
The campus also offers inside meeting space along with 11 acres of outdoor green space, all available for community use.