Choosing A Career
Finding the right career or program is important for your success! We're here to help you explore your options.
We offer more than 100 career opportunities through associate degrees, technical diplomas, and certificates.
This interest profiler can help you find out what your interests are and how they relate to the world of work.
This class will assist you in making career decisions according to abilities and lifestyle choices.
Class participants work toward finding answers to: Who am I? Where am I going? How do I get there?
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Frequently Asked Admissions Questions
Do I need to provide high school or college transcripts?
Yes, but only if your program requires transcripts.
Do I need to be admitted to a program to take classes at Mid-State?
No, but you must complete an Application.
Is there an Application for Admission deadline?
Mid-State continuously accepts applications for admission.
I applied to Mid-State in the past. Do I need to repay my application fee?
The $30 application fee is a one-time fee, unless you have been away for 3 consecutive semesters.
Mid-State needs a copy of my transcripts. Can I send a copy of the one I have?
No. Mid-State requires all transcripts to be official.
Will a Certificate of GED® or HSED be accepted in lieu of a high school diploma?
Yes. If you received a GED® or HSED in Wisconsin, contact the WI Department of Public Instruction to request a transcript.
Is there a fee to take the Accuplacer?
No. There is no fee to take the Accuplacer.
How do I know if I’ve been admitted to a program?
Once you have completed all admissions requirements, you will receive a letter indicating you have been accepted.
When can I take the Accuplacer?
The Accuplacer is offered on a daily basis
What are official transcripts?
Official transcripts are transcripts with the school's seal sent directly from the school you attended previously.
Do I need to take an entrance assessment to be admitted to Mid-State & my program?
Mid-State requires most new students to complete the Accuplacer prior to acceptance into a program.
How does Mid-State tuition compare to tuition for a four-year public university?
On average, an Mid-State education costs 45% less than two years at a public university.