Transfer to Lakeland University

Transfer Up To 72-Credits & Graduate In As Little As 18-Months

Madison Area Technical College

Madison Area Technical College logoInterested in earning a Bachelor’s Degree? Whether you're a current Madison Area Technical College (MATC) student, you’ve already completed an Associate’s Degree, or just took a few classes - you are able to transfer credits to Lakeland University! Our academic counselors will work with you to understand your goals and the best path to achieve them.

Questions? Contact an admissions advisor at or fill out the form below to learn more!

Lakeland graduate smiling with diploma at graduation.


Benefits of Attending Lakeland

Lakeland University and Madison Technical College have formed an innovative partnership that provides a unique higher-education option to MATC students. Students who have completed their associate degree at Madison Area Technical College continue their education at Lakeland by entering as a college junior to complete any bachelors degree; related or new!


  • Affordable, flexible college degree option close-to-home
  • Guaranteed admission to Lakeland University and start as a junior following MATC's graduation
  • Most Lakeland majors will accommodate working student schedules through online and evening programming
  • Financial aid and discounts available to Madison Area Technical College graduates
    • 10% discount to transfer students that earned their associate degree and were PTK members or have achieved a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Support to help students launch and advance in their careers
  • Free Application
  • Support from advisors to work on individualized academic plans


Why Lakeland?

  • Transfer up to 90 credits if you attended a four-year institution
  • Transfer up to 72 credits from a two-year institution (Madison Area Technical College)
  • Flexible education through online and on-campus learning
    • Onsite: In class one night per week
    • Online: participate weekly when it works best for you
    • BlendEd Live: attend live classes virtually from anywhere one night per week
  • Affordable tuition and access to financial aid
  • Individualized advising and career development support
  • ...and much more!
Lakeland student attending class via BlendEd Live from his home in Madison.
Lakeland University Madison Center

Contact Us

Located 1.5 Miles from MATC

Lakeland University Madison Center
1650 Pankratz Street
Madison, WI 53704

General: 608-244-2725
Admissions: 608-244-2725 ext. 3602

Admissions Advisors

Program Transfer Guides

All Madison Area Technical College programs transfer to Lakeland, but some require more than 120 total credits. Students should contact a Lakeland admissions advisor for a transcript evaluation.

Interested in transferring to Lakeland University? Please fill out this form and someone from our admissions team will be in contact with you.