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Milwaukee Area Technical College

Milwaukee, WI

At A Glance

Main Address

700 W State St

Milwaukee, WI 53233-1419

www.matc.edu

Admission Office

700 West State Street

Milwaukee, WI 53233-1443

(414) 297-6542

Fax : (414) 297-7800

adamss4@matc.edu

Contact : Johnny Craig

Vice President, Student Services

Type of School

Medium

Public

junior college

technical college

2-year school

Coed

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Member

College Board Code: 1475

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 15,278

In-State Tuition : $4,730.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $6,814.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Diploma

Associate

Setting

Very Large City (>500k)

Urban

Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

Campuses in Milwaukee, Oak Creek, Mequon, and West Allis.

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : Aug 1

SAT subject score report due : Aug 1

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Mar 15

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Diploma, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Member

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Health Professions : 27.0%
Business/Marketing : 17.0%
Liberal Arts : 10.0%
Computer and Information Sciences : 8.0%
Engineering Technologies : 6.0%
Education : 5.0%
Personal and Miscellaneous Services : 5.0%
Security and Protective Services : 5.0%
Visual and Performing Arts : 5.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Food Technology and Processing A C
Landscaping and Groundskeeping A

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A C
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping C
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General A
Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations A C
Banking and Financial Support Services A C
Business Administration and Management, General A C
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce C
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies C
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services C
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management A C
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General A
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management A C
Marketing/Marketing Management, General A C
Meeting and Event Planning A C
Office Management and Supervision A
Real Estate A C
Retailing and Retail Operations C
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General C

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Advertising A C
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia A C

Communications Technologies & Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects A
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician A C
Recording Arts Technology/Technician A C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Programming, Specific Applications A C
Computer Programming/Programmer, General A
Computer Support specialist A C
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications A
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance A
Network and System Administration/Administrator C
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design A
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster A C

Construction Trades
Carpentry/Carpenter C
Carpet, Floor, and Tile Worker C
Concrete Finishing/Concrete Finisher C
Drywall Installation/Drywaller C
Electrician C
Glazier C
Insulator C
Lineworker C
Mason/Masonry C
Painting/Painter and Wall Coverer C
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter C
Plumbing Technology/Plumber C
Roofer C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians A
Biomedical Technology/Technician A
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians A
Computer/Computer Systems Technology/Technician A
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician A C
Electromechanical/Electromechanical Engineering Technology/Technician C
Energy Systems Technology/Technician A C
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD A C
Quality Control Technology/Technician C
Surveying Technology/Surveying C
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/Technician A C

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Child Care Provider/Assistant C

Foreign Language, Literatures & Linguistics
Language Interpretation and Translation C
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation A

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Anesthesiologist Assistant A
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist A
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician A
Dental Assisting/Assistant C
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist A
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician C
Dietetic Technician A C
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician C
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) C
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician A
Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk C
Health/Health Care Administration/Management A
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training C
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary A
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder C
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller C
Medical Reception/Receptionist C
Medical/Clinical Assistant C
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide C
Occupational Therapist Assistant A
Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician C
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant C
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist C
Physical Therapy Assistant A
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician A
Radiologist Assistant A
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A
Renal/Dialysis Technologist/Technician C
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist A
Sterile Processing Technology/Technician C
Surgical Technology/Technologist A

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary A
Legal Assistant/Paralegal A C

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician C
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician C
Appliance Installation and Repair Technology/Technician C
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology/Technician C
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician C
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician A C
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician C
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology/Technician C

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General A

Personal & Culinary Services
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist C
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef A C
Barbering/Barber C
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant C
Food Service, Waiter/Waitress, and Dining Room Management/Manager C
Funeral Direction/Service A
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager A C

Precision Production
Cabinetmaking and Millwork C
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist C
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant C
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist C
Metal Fabricator C
Sheet Metal Technology/Sheetworking C
Tool and Die Technology/Technician C
Welding Technology/Welder A C

Science Technologies & Technicians
Chemical Technology/Technician A C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science A
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies A
Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism C
Fire Science/Fire-fighting A

Transportation & Materials Moving
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor C

Visual & Performing Arts
Cinematography and Film/Video Production A
Commercial Photography A
Digital Arts C
Game and Interactive Media Design A C
Graphic Design A C
Interior Design A
Music Performance, General A

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Cooperative Education

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Honors Program

Independent Study

Internships

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Student-Designed Major

Teacher Certification

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Weekend College

Computer Services

500 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : student-run restaurants, on site day care (by early childhood education students), dental hygiene clinic (under the supervision of local dentists), hair and nail services, bakery

Geographic Location : 85 miles from Chicago.

Very Large City

Urban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 15,278

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 13,906

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 28

Full time students average age : 25

In state students : 99.0%

Out of state students : 1.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 4.0%

Black African American : 30.0%

Asian : 6.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 18.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 5.0%

White : 37.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : The Times

Student Newspaper URL : www.matctimes.com

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Stormers

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Counseling And Wellness

Alcohol/substance abuse counseling

Economically disadvantaged students services

Financial aid counseling

Legal services

Minority students services

Women's services

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Health services

On-campus daycare

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Veteran's counselor

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Comprehensive services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Tutoring

Study skills assistance

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

N

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

Y

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

Y

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

Y

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Tennis

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $30.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Special requirements for health programs.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: Advanced standing may be awarded to students satisfactorily passing Advanced Placement exams.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

3

ANIM 101

All

3-D Art and Design

3

3

ANIM 106

All

Art History

3

3

ART 201

All

Biology

3

5

NATSCI 236

All

Calculus AB

3

5

MATH 231

All

Calculus BC

3

5

MATH 232

All

Chemistry

3

5

NATSCI 211

All

Computer Science A

3

3

ITDEV 140

All

English Language and Composition

3

3

ENG 201

All

English Literature and Composition

3

3

ENG 202

All

Environmental Science

3

3

NATSCI 233

All

European History

3

3

HIST 201

All

French Language and Culture

3

4

FLANG 221

All

Human Geography

3

3

SOCSCI 241

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECON 202

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECON 201

All

Music Theory

3

3

MUSIC 150

All

Physics B

3

4

NATSCI 221

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

NATSCI 222

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

NATSCI 221

All

Psychology

3

3

PSYCH 231

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

4

FLANG 202

All

Statistics

3

3

MATH 260

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

SOCSCI 221

All

United States History

3

3

HIST 206

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

3

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

50

3

Chemistry

50

5

College Algebra

50

5

College Composition

50

3

English Literature

50

3

French I

50

4

French II

59

4

German I

50

4

German II

60

4

History of United States I

50

3

Human Growth and Development

50

3

Humanities

50

6

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Spanish I

50

4

Spanish II

63

4

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Mar 15

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Al Pinckney

Financial aid office phone : (414) 297-6282

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $138.90

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $208.35

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Minority Status

State/District Residency

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Work Study Programs

For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

External finance company

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$4,730.00

$4,730.00

$4,730.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$6,814.00

$6,814.00

$6,814.00

Room only:

--

$7,555.00

$3,452.00

Books and supplies:

$2,520.00

$2,520.00

$2,520.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

$2,190.00

$2,190.00

Transportation expenses:

--

$1,784.00

$1,784.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$7,250.00

$18,779.00

$14,676.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$9,334.00

$20,863.00

$16,760.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: 12

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 42

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 42

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Statement of good standing from Prior Institution(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Students who applied for transfer from 2 year schools: 40.0%

Students who applied for transfer from 4 year schools: 60.0%

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Winter

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Orientation

Advisor

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Re-entry advisor

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer center

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

Transfer students with 12 or more credits with grades of C or above are accepted. Those without may be required to submit ACT/SAT results or take the ACCUPLACER placement test.

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $30.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $6,814.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $7,555.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $208.35

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

International Student Adviser

English as a Second Language Program On Campus for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program