New Programs

Fall 2019

Urban Forestry Technician (pending approval)

Madison College will offer a new Urban Forestry Technician program starting in fall 2019. The program awards a technical diploma with the option to complete an associate degree.

The program provides hands-on training in:

  • equipment operations
  • construction implications
  • disease and insect diagnosis and treatment
  • hazard tree assessment
  • rope and saddle techniques 
  • safety and operations standards
  • tree identification and preservation

Successful students will be prepared to start entry-level positions as arborists and tree care professionals.

For more information, please contact program director Dillon Gavinski by email or by phone at (608) 616-1526.