Mark Feldmann,

June 01, 2022

MATC offers flexible and affordable options for students to earn a high-quality, affordable degree and land a high-paying job right away -- or complete your first two years of college and finish at a four-year university. 

All these programs are connected to one of seven Academic and Career Pathways, which include support teams to help students with both academic and nonacademic resources to succeed.

Here are some quick facts:

MATC serves more than 25,000 students served each year

2,639 graduates in 2020-21

93% of MATC’s associate degree grads get employed within six months

76% of graduates work in MATC District

MATC degree graduates earn $400,000 in additional lifetime income 

MATC generates $1.5 billion in annual economic activity

MATC has proven results, local impact and a strong return on investment.

We’re open in-person and virtually and ready to help you answer your questions, connect with you in a virtual visit or apply! 

Not yet enrolled at MATC? MATC accepts applications for students year-round. Starting an application is the first step to starting a degree or diploma program, earning a certificate, learning English, finishing high school (GED/HSED) or just taking a class.

To get start the application and enrollment process, go to

Wisconsin’s largest technical college and one of the most diverse two-year institutions in the Midwest, Milwaukee Area Technical College is a key driver of southeastern Wisconsin’s economy and has provided innovative education in the region since 1912. More than 25,000 students per year attend the college’s four campuses and community-based sites or learn online. MATC offers affordable and accessible education and training opportunities that empower and transform lives in the community. The college offers more than 170 academic programs; and transfer options leading to bachelor’s degrees with more than 40 four-year colleges and universities. Overwhelmingly, MATC graduates build careers and businesses in southeastern Wisconsin. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.