School of Business and Applied Arts

Truax D3631
1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704

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

IT-VMware Certified Professional


Program number: 901543CERT


The VMware Certified Professional Certificate from Madison College is designed for students who have already graduated with a degree in Computer Information Systems or Information Technology, or have significant IT industry work experience, and are seeking to gain the knowledge required to earn the VMware Certified Professional designation. The certificate provides students with the skills required to install, configure, administer and troubleshoot VMware server virtualization infrastructures such as VMware vSphere. Upon completion of this certificate, students will be eligible to take the examination to become a VMware Certified Professional.

VMware is the industry standard and most widely used server virtualization platform. VMware runs many of the IT infrastructures of small, medium and large businesses worldwide. The VMware Certified Professional certification designates individuals who have demonstrated superior knowledge and skill levels with VMware virtualization infrastructures. It is a highly sought after certification for many prospective employers.

Program Details

Students earning the VMware Certified Professional Certificate attend part time.

VMware Certified Professional classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

This program is not offered online.


To Apply

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

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 2016-2017 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.