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WiscAMP/LSAMP Scholars Program


Chuck Benton

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WiscAMP Scholars Program

The WiscAMP Scholars Program supports underrepresented minority students who plan to transfer from Madison College to four-year colleges or universities in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) to complete baccalaureate degrees. The program is for full-time students (12 credit minimum) who are in their final year at Madison College and includes mentoring support, internship opportunities, and an annual stipend.

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  • Eligibility

    1. U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

    2. Full-time student (12 credit minimum) in your final year at Madison College.

    3. Member of one of the following minority groups: Native American, Alaska Native, Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, Native of Guam, Samoa or other Pacific Island.

    4. Plan to transfer to a four-year college into one of the STEM disciplines listed under Majors.

    5. Completed six transfer-level credits with a grade of B or better in science, technology, engineering or mathematics.

    6. Completed college algebra or higher by the end of the current semester. Placement testing into Trigonometry or higher in math is also acceptable.

    7. Earn a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher.

  • Majors

    These are the currently accepted STEM classifications for the WiscAMP Scholars Program.

    Agricultural Sciences
    01.09 Animal Sciences
    01.10 Food Science and Technology
    01.12 Soil Sciences
    01.99 Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences, Other
    03.0101 Natural Resources/Conservation, General
    03.02 Natural Resources Management and Policy
    03.03 Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
    03.05 Forestry
    03.06 Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management
    03.99 Natural Resources and Conservation, Other

    Chemistry
    40.05 Chemistry
    40.0507 Polymer Chemistry
    40.0509 Environmental Chemistry
    40.051 Forensic Chemistry
    40.0511 Theoretical Chemistry
    40.1002 Materials Chemistry
    40.1099 Materials Sciences, Other

    Computer Science
    11.01 Computer and Information Sciences, General
    11.0104 Informatics (STEM Only)
    11.04 Information Science/Studies
    11.07 Computer Science
    52.1201 Management Information Systems, General
    52.1301 Management Science

    Engineering
    14.02 Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
    14.03 Agricultural Engineering
    14.05 Biomedical/Medical Engineering
    03.0509 Wood Science and Wood Products/Pulp and Paper Technology
    14.07 Chemical Engineering
    14.0702 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
    14.0799 Chemical Engineering, Other
    14.1003 Laser and Optical Engineering
    14.1004 Telecommunications Engineering
    14.1099 Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Other
    14.32 Polymer/Plastics Engineering
    14.4 Paper Science and Engineering
    14.41 Electromechanical Engineering
    14.42 Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
    14.43 Biochemical Engineering
    14.44 Engineering Chemistry
    14.45 Biological/Biosystems Engineering
    15.0306 Integrated Circuit Design
    15.1502 Engineering Design
    15.16 Nanotechnology
    04.02 Architecture
    14.04 Architectural Engineering
    14.08 Civil Engineering
    14.0803 Structural Engineering
    14.0805 Water Resources Engineering
    14.14 Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
    14.09 Computer Engineering, General
    14.10 Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineerin
    14.12 Engineering Physics
    14.13 Engineering Science
    14.27 Systems Engineering
    30.06 Systems Science and Theory
    14.11 Engineering Mechanics
    14.19 Mechanical Engineering
    14.06 Ceramic Sciences and Engineering
    40.18 Materials Engineering
    14.20 Metallurgical Engineering
    14.28 Textile Sciences and Engineering
    40.10 Materials Science
    14.21 Mining and Mineral Engineering
    14.23 Nuclear Engineering
    14.25 Petroleum Engineering
    14.01 Engineering, General
    14.22 Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
    14.24 Ocean Engineering
    14.99 Engineering, Other

    Environmental Science
    03.0103 Environmental Studies
    03.0104 Environmental Science

    Geosciences
    40.06 Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences
    40.0601 Geology/Earth Science, General

    Life/Biological Sciences
    26.0403 Anatomy
    26.0202 Biochemistry
    26.01 Biology, General
    26.1101 Biometry/ Biometrics
    26.1102 Biostatistics
    26.1309 Epidemiology
    26.0203 Biophysics
    26.03 Botany/Plant Biology
    26.0305 Plant Pathology/Phytopathology
    26.0307 Plant Physiology
    26.04 Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences
    26.0401 Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
    26.0204 Molecular Biology
    26.1301 Ecology
    26.0505 Parasitology
    26.0702 Entomology
    26.0801 Genetics, General
    26.0804 Animal Genetics
    26.0805 Plant Genetics
    26.1303 Evolutionary Biology
    26.0806 Human/Medical Genetics
    26.0508 Microbiology and Immunology
    26.0807 Genome Sciences/Genomics
    26.05 Microbiological Sciences and Immunology
    26.0507 Immunology
    26.0504 Virology
    26.0503 Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
    26.1501 Neuroscience
    19.05 Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services
    30.1901 Nutritional Sciences
    26.0910 Pathology/Experimental Pathology
    26.1001 Pharmacology
    26.1004 Toxicology
    26.1104 Computational Biology
    26.131 Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
    26.0707 Animal Physiology
    26.0901 Physiology, General
    26.09 Physiology, Pathology and Related Sciences
    26.07 Zoology/Animal Biology
    26.1201 Biotechnology
    26.1302 Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
    26.99 Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
    30.01 Biological and Physical Sciences
    30.10 Biopsychology
    30.27 Human Biology
    30.3 Computational Science
    30.32 Marine Sciences

    Mathematics
    27.01 Mathematics
    27.03 Applied Mathematics
    27.0304 Computational and Applied Mathematics
    27.0306 Mathematical Biology
    27.0503 Mathematics and Statistics
    14.3701 Operations Research
    27.99 Mathematics and Statistics, Other
    30.08 Mathematics and Computer Science
    27.05 Statistics
    52.1304 Actuarial Science

    Physics/Astronomy
    40.02 Astronomy and Astrophysics
    40.0809 Acoustics
    40.08 Physics
    40.0607 Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
    40.0807 Optics/Optical Sciences
    40.9999 Physical Sciences, Other

  • Application

    If you are interested in the program, please fill out the following application:

    WiscAMP Application