Tuesday – October 17, 2017

International Education

Student Exchange/Study Abroad Programs


"International Education at MATC promotes the development of globally and multiculturally competent individuals who are effective in the global marketplace, and who value diverse communities at home and abroad."


  • Antigua, Guatemala

  • Language Immersion Program, Tecun Uman Spanish School, Antigua Guatemala

  • MATC Auto Students on tour in Giessen, Germany

  • Giessen, Germany

  • Surveying for Water Distribution Pipeline in Guatemala

  • Mayan children in the Guatemala Highlands

  • OTA_PTA German Exchange Program Berlin, Germany

  • OTA_PTA German Exchange with Wannsee Schule



MATC focuses on offering short-term, credit-based, faculty-led programs that utilize summer or winter break. Each program is run by an instructor with a passion for international travel and global issues. Students can expect pre-departure orientation, coursework, cultural immersion and self-discovery.

Short-Term Study Abroad Programs:


Student Exchange Programs:

  • Auto and Machining Exchange with Theodor-Litt-Schule Giessen, Germany: Fall 2014 host, Spring 2015 travel
  • Occupational and Physical Therapy Assistant Exchange with Wannsee-Schule Berlin, Germany: Spring 2014 travel, Spring 2015 host


Non MATC Programs:


Wisconsin Technical College System

Illinois Consortium for International Studies and Programs (ICISP), composed of 34 institutions and one consortium, is one of the longest-standing regional consortia for international education.


Semester Programs:  

Summer Programs:

  • Salzburg, Austria: (dates TBD:) Application deadline February 15
  • San José, Costa Rica: (dates TBD:) Application deadline February 1
  • Dijon, France: (dates TBD:) Application deadline February 1

Interested in Study Abroad through MATC?

 For further information contact:

 Barbara Surwillo

International Education
700 West State Street, Rm M270
Milwaukee, WI. 53233