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Milwaukee Area Technical College

You belong at MATC — with all the other smart Milwaukeeans who aren’t paying $50,000 a year for college. Whether you’re looking for an affordable path to a four-year school, an associate degree, a whole new career or a chance to update your skills, you belong here.

Salary

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$52280

average salary for degree grads 6 months after graduation

Graduates

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95%

of graduates are employed 6 months after graduation

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Admissions Requirements

Start your admission to Milwaukee Area Technical College with a few simple steps. Contact the admissions representatives at the college with any questions and for assistance along the way.

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MATC Experience

Earn a high-quality, affordable degree and land a high-paying job right away -- or complete your first two years of college and finish at a four-year university.

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MATC offers 170+ degree, diploma and certificate programs with industry-experienced instructors who make sure you’re ready to work on day one. We also connect you to 35+ four-year transfer partners, including our guaranteed admission agreements with Marquette University, UW-Madison, UW-Milwaukee and UW-Parkside.

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MATC is offering online and limited in-person classes right now. Earn a high-quality, affordable degree and land a high-paying job right away -- or complete your first two years of college and finish at a four-year university. We’re open in-person and virtually and ready to help you answer your questions, connect with you in a virtual visit or apply!

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Milwaukee Area Technical College

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700 West State Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1443

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Workforce Solutions

MATC’s Workforce Solutions recognizes that the professional development needs of every organization are unique. Our results oriented customized training programs increase employee productivity and improve your company’s ability to reduce costs and increase revenue.

Training can be delivered on-site or online, and on a schedule that is most convenient to your business operation and personnel availability.

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