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Madison WI 53704

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IT-Microsoft Technologies


Program number: 901547CERT


The Microsoft Technologies Certificate is designed to provide students who have already earned a degree in Computer Information Systems or Information Technology or have significant IT industry work experience with the knowledge required to earn the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification. The MCSA certificate program provides the skills required to install and administer Windows clients and servers. Students will obtain the skills required to administer a Windows network environment and will learn the fundamentals of Active Directory.

Windows clients and servers are the industry‚Äôs most widely used server and client operating systems. The Windows family includes Windows 2012 Server and Windows 8. The tests that constitute the MCSA certification are also applicable to other Microsoft certifications. Learn more about this and other Microsoft certifications.

Program Details

Students earning the Microsoft Technologies Certificate can attend full or part time.

Microsoft Technologies classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.

All courses for this program are offered only in person.

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To Apply

View the admission requirements for application deadlines, materials and requirements.

  • Review the admission checklist to learn how to apply to a program or certificate at Madison College.
  • Attend an Academic Information Session to get started in the admission process.
  • 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.


The courses listed below outline the requirements for completion for students officially admitted in the 2017-2018 academic year. Requirements for completion may vary depending on the semester in which a student is admitted or may be completed by other equivalent courses. Current/continuing students should consult their Academic Requirements report available through their student account for specific requirements and equivalent courses.