Wednesday – March 25, 2015



Renal Dialysis Technician


Downtown Milwaukee Campus 


This two-semester program will prepare you for employment as a renal dialysis technician (RDT). Under the direct supervision of a registered nurse, RDTs are responsible for setting up equipment, preparing dialysate solutions, performing venipuncture, and monitoring patient responses during the procedure. In addition, RDTs are responsible for quality control and maintenance of dialysis equipment. 

Career Outlook: In the health field, RDTs are in demand and find employment in hospitals and in freestanding dialysis centers. 

Program Code: 31-517-1 

Start Date: August 

This program does not have a waitlist.
Students are admitted through a petition process.
Learn more about the petition process 
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A criterion considered in the petition process is verification of student residency. Students selected via the petition process are chosen based on MATC district residency, then Wisconsin nondistrict residency, followed by nonresidents, unless otherwise stated.

Detailed Program Information:
Fall 2014 – Spring 2015 Course Requirements

Renal Dialysis Technician Diploma Program Card

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