Additional Career Programs

Additional Career Programs

Uniquely Abled Academy (UAA)

The Uniquely Abled Academy (UAA) at Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) is designed to provide students on the Autism spectrum the hands-on training needed to prepare for a career as a computer numerical control (CNC) operator. Individuals on the spectrum, who can participate in activities without the assistance of a caregiver (DSM-5 terminology: Level 1 Autism) are welcome to apply.

For more information about UAA, email or check out the UAA web page.

Nontraditional Occupations (NTO)

Nontraditional occupations (NTO) are careers that employ 25% or less of one gender. NTO careers for women include manufacturing, STEM, and construction, while careers for men include nursing, education and cosmetology.

For more information about NTO, email or check out the NTO webpage.

Community Care Coordinator

The Community Care Coordinator supports ELL/ESL students to gain the knowledge and tools needed to navigate within MATC and prepare for employment success. The Community Care Coordinator provides career readiness assistance, liaising with other CareerHub and college departments to support ELL/ESL students.

To connect to the Community Care Coordinator email Learn more about the Career Readiness services available.