School of Business and Applied Arts

Truax D3631
1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704

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Managing a Multicultural Workforce


Program number: 901969CERT


The Managing a Multicultural Workforce certificate at Madison College is a basic supervisory management certificate designed for those looking to develop and/or hone their leadership skills. Learn to build, motivate and retain outstanding personnel.

In today’s workplace, five generations and people with many diverse backgrounds work together. You'll learn the skills and behaviors necessary to help you lead a team. With this training you'll learn how to:

  • promote greater job satisfaction within your organization.
  • implement effective change management.
  • encourage productive teamwork. 
  • manage, motivate and retain valued employees.

Trained managers, supervisors or human resources personnel are in high demand. The Managing a Multicultural Workforce certificate will help prepare you to navigate the diverse workforce of the future.

Program Details

Students in the Managing a Multicultural Workforce Certificate program attend part time.

Managing a Multicultural Workforce Certificate 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 online and in person.


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.


Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2017-2018 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.


The courses are listed in the recommended order if taking them sequentially, although they can all be completed in one semester.


Earning your certificate in Managing a Multicultural Workforce at Madison Area Technical College provides you with valuable skills to enhance your current carreer as or find employment as a:

  • Manager
  • Supervisor
  • Nonprofit Leader 
  • Labor Union Official
  • Human Resources Professional