Find Nursing Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Madison Area Technical College

Find Schools Near

Madison Area Technical College Nursing Programs

Located in Madison, Wisconsin, Madison Area Technical College is a public institution. The city atmosphere of Madison makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

12 Undergraduate Degrees

Best Nursing Schools

Madison Area Technical College Rankings

We have ranked Madison College as #63 out of 1,672 colleges and universities in the country in our 2022 Best Colleges list. This lands it a coveted spot in the top 5% of all colleges and universities in the country. Out of the 37 colleges in Wisconsin, it is ranked at #4.

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Madison College has also been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#11 Best Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#32 Best Nursing Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Madison College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#31 Best Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#36 Best Value Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#78 Best Value Nursing & Nursing Assistants Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#80 Most Popular Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Madison Area Technical College?


Contact details for Madison College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1701 Wright Street, Madison, WI 53704-2599
Phone: 608-246-6100

How Do I Get Into Madison College?

You can apply to Madison College online at:

As long as you submit the requested materials to Madison Area Technical College when applying, you shouldn't have to worry about getting in since the school has an open admissions policy.

Can I Afford Madison Area Technical College?

29% Take Out Loans
9.5% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Madison College, approximately 29% of students took out student loans averaging $5,380 a year. That adds up to $21,520 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Madison College is 9.5%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

Madison Area Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,622 Full-Time Undergraduates
54% Women
31% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 13,021 undergraduate students at Madison College, with 3,622 being full-time and 9,399 being part-time.


There are also 36 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 3,622 full-time undergraduates at Madison College, 46% are male and 54% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Madison Area Technical College students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 192
Black or African American 215
Hispanic or Latino 492
White 2,342
International Students 85
Other Races/Ethnicities 296

Geographic Diversity

Wisconsin students aren't the only ones who study at Madison Area Technical College. At this time, 9 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 66 countries are represented at Madison College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Saudi Arabia, and Congo.

Online Learning at Madison Area Technical College

7,930 Took All Classes Online
10,116 Took At Least One Class Online
103.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 10,116 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Madison College has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of Madison College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Madison Area Technical College was 103.2%. This is the #265 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Madison College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Madison Area Technical College Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 12 12
Registered Nursing 0 0
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 0 0
TOTAL 12 12


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Nursing Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited nursing schools across the U.S.