Business Technology Department

1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704

Department Head
CALL: (608) 246-6162


School of Business and Applied Arts

Truax D3631
1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m - 4:30 p.m. 

CALL: (608) 246-6003 ext. 8
FAX: (608) 243-4754

Business Lab

Microsoft Office

Embedded Technical Diploma

Program number: 301066


In the Microsoft Office diploma program at Madison College, you will learn the latest in business technology and software for work as an office employee. Our instructors are here to help you every step of the way.

Get credit for your experience and prior learning.

Program Details

This program is currently under review for veterans benefits and federal and state financial aid. At this time, applicants should be aware that Madison College is not able to award financial aid for this program until approval from the Department of Education is received.

Students in MATC's Microsoft Office diploma program can attend full or part time.

Microsoft Office diploma classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax
  • Fort Atkinson
  • Watertown

Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.

All courses for this program are offered online and many are offered in person

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To Apply

  • Visit MATC to learn more about the Madison College experience including campus tours and program open houses.

After Acceptance

Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC. 


Contact the Enrollment Center at or (608) 246-6210.



Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2018-2019 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.


1 credits


After completing the Microsoft Office Diploma program at Madison Area Technical College, you will be able to:

  • Manage an office effectively and efficiently.
  • Communicate clearly and professionally.
  • Use appropriate technology and technical skills to manage information and solve problems.

Madison College's Microsoft Office diploma graduates are ready for a range of professional positions including:

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Word Processing Specialist
  • Secretarial Assistant
  • Administrative Services Coordinator
  • Program Assistant
  • Clerical Assistant
  • Office Assistant
  • Document Specialist
  • Administrative Clerk
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Office Support Assistant
  • Office Administrator
  • PC Specialist
  • Data Entry Operator
  • Information Assistant
  • Executive Assistant