Apprenticeships

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Youth Apprenticeships

Current information about Youth Apprenticeship opportunities are availble on our "Programs for High School Students" page.

REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIP

Learn more about it. Click on the link below.
http://www.matc.edu/academics/apprenticeships.html

**MATC does not initiate apprenticeships**

TURN YOUR COMPLETED APPRENTICESHIP CERTIFICATE FROM DWD into a Technical Studies: Apprentice Associate Degree (WTCS ONLY)

Apprenticeship Programs

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 400 hours of related instruction for your apprenticeship in a Wisconsin Technical College System college (WTCS).
  • Show proof of journeyman status such as State of Wisconsin certificate from DWD.
  • Interview with the Program Coordinator
Curriculum (Program code #10-499-5):

Credits

Technical Courses
INDTVS 102 Career Assessment and Portfolio Development 3
Apprenticeship Complete (credits granted) 39
Other Technical courses 3
Total Technical Course credits 45
General Study Courses
ECON 195 or any 200-level ECON 3
ENG 196 or any 200-level ENG 3
ENG 197 or any 200-level ENG or SPEECH 3
MATH 107 or any 200-level MATH 3
PSYCH 199 or any 200-level PSYCH 3
Total General Course credits 15
Total Credits 60*

*No CPLE fee to convert the apprenticeship training into 39 credits. Curriculum requirements are subject to change. A minimum of 25% of total program requirements must be earned at MATC. Prerequisite might be required.

TURN YOUR COMPLETED APPRENTICESHIP CERTIFICATE FROM DWD into an Individualized Technical Studies: Associate Degree (NON-WTCS ONLY)

Requirements:

  • Provide proof of related instruction from the training center where related instruction was completed.
  • Completed apprenticeship related instruction hours will be evaluated by the Director of Apprenticeship for up to 36 credits. However, additional technical courses are required as the total must be 45 credits.
  • Interview with the Program Coordinator
  • Show proof of journeyman status such as State of Wisconsin certificate from DWD
  • Pay the CPLE fee for apprenticeship credits
Curriculum (Program code #10-825-1):

Credits

Technical Courses
INDTVS 102 Career Assessment and Portfolio Development 3
Non-WTCS Apprenticeship Complete (up to 36 credits awarded) (varies)
Other Technical courses (varies)
Total Technical Course credits 45
General Study Courses
ECON 195 or any 200-level ECON 3
ENG 196 or any 200-level ENG 3
ENG 197 or any 200-level ENG or SPEECH 3
MATH 107 or any 200-level MATH 3
PSYCH 199 or any 200-level PSYCH 3
Total General Course credits 15
Total Credits 60*

*Pay CPLE fee to convert the apprenticeship training up to 39 credits. Curriculum requirements are subject to change. A minimum of 25% of total program requirements must be earned at MATC. Prerequisites might be required.