Monday – September 22, 2014

 

International Education

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MATC's International Education programs educate students for a global marketplace and provide significant benefits to students and employers.

Through MATC's International Education programs, you can tour and study around the world. MATC offers study abroad programs, language immersion, cultural tours, and international events on campus.


Student Programs


Exchange Programs

MATC students stay with a host family, study at the host university, and receive hands-on experiences.

Foreign 'exchange partners' stay with MATC students, study at MATC, and learn about the United States.

 


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Study Abroad Programs

Tours include classes, cultural experiences, and travel to nations throughout the world.

Tours range from one week to a month.

 

Language Immersion Opportunities

Designed for professionals and students interested in acquiring functional fluency in Spanish and learning about a Latin culture.

Participants are immersed in the culture and the language, attend a language institute, live with a host family, and participate in excursions to cultural sites.

Intensive Spanish classes, cultural seminars, special-interest classes, home stays and optional excursions give participants immediate, practical knowledge for the classroom and workplace.

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Student Study Abroad/Exchange Forms
International Programs for Faculty and Staff
Prospective International Students
Events and Activities

Student Study Abroad/Exchange Forms 

MATC Study Abroad General Application Packet (full)

MATC Participant Check List
MATC Participant Waiver of Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement
MATC Participant Authorization of Medical Treatment
MATC Participant Conduct Agreement
MATC Participant Emergency Contact and Photo Release
MATC Participant Health Statement
MATC Participant Study Abroad Survey (Latin American countries only)
MATC Student Study Abroad Exchange Application (all programs except Latin American Countries)

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International Programs for Faculty and Staff

These programs encourage faculty and staff to look beyond the U.S. for professional and personal growth opportunities. These include:

  • Educator Exchange
    • Educators travel to Germany, Netherlands, Finland, China, Switzerland, and Russia.
    • Educators live in a host home, attend classes, and learn about their host's educational system.
  • Fulbright Seminars in International Education
    • Fulbright opportunities are available at various times of the year and for various durations. They include:
      • Travel to many different countries
      • University visits 
      • Student meetings in the hosting country
      • Study abroad presentations
      • Dialogues about the hosting country's educational system
      • Cultural events of the hosting country
  • Language Immersion Opportunities
    • Designed for professionals interested in acquiring functional fluency in Spanish and learning about the Mexican culture.
    • Participants are immersed in the culture and the language, attend a language institute, live with a host family, and participate in excursions to cultural sites.
  • Study Abroad Programs
    • Cultural immersion
    • Potentially earn credits
    • Special exchange opportunities with the hosting country's teachers

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Prospective International Students

Prospective international students may apply for admission to attend MATC and enroll in an Associate Degree or Diploma program.

More information is available here:
International Students Page

If you have questions, please contact the International Students Admissions Office at 414-297-8014.


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Events and Activities

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Contact:
Barbara Surwillo
Office of International Education
Milwaukee Area Technical College
700 West State Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1443
414-297-8014
surwillb@matc.edu

 

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