Veterans

Veterans

"A veteran - whether active duty, national guard or reserve, retired, or discharged from any of these - is someone who, at one point in their life, wrote a blank check made payable to The United States of America, for an amount of 'up to and including my life'"
     - Author Unknown

Get started with your education!
 

1. Talk with your County Veterans Service Officer

Every county in Wisconsin has a County Veterans Service Officer who can provide information and assistance in obtaining state and federal veterans benefits, programs, and services.

2. Explore MSTC’s programs

Need help choosing a career? Set up an appointment with a New Student Specialist to explore your options.

3. Talk to MSTC’s VA officer

We’re here to assist veterans activate their educational benefits. Contact our VA Officer:

Mary Jo Green, VA Officer 
Mid-State Technical College 
Financial Aid/Veterans Office 
(715) 422-5501

4. Apply for admission

Admission refers to the process of applying for acceptance into a program at MSTC. Complete MSTC’s Admissions Process.

 

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Frequently Asked Admissions Questions

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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.

What are official transcripts?

Official transcripts are transcripts with the school's seal sent directly from the school you attended previously.

How does MSTC tuition compare to tuition for a four-year public university?

On average, an MSTC education costs 45% less than two years at a public university.

Will a GED or HSED be accepted in lieu of a high school diploma?

Yes. Contact the institution that awarded your GED/HSED and have them send your test scores directly to MSTC.

If I’ve taken the Accuplacer or ACT in the past, can MSTC use those scores?

Yes. The scores can be used if the test has been taken within the past five years.

Do I need to take an entrance assessment to be admitted to MSTC & my program?

MSTC requires most new students to complete the Accuplacer prior to acceptance into a program.

MSTC needs a copy of my transcripts. Can I send a copy of the one I have?

No. MSTC requires all transcripts to be official.

Is there a fee to take the Accuplacer?

Yes. There is a $20 fee to take the Accuplacer.

When can I take the Accuplacer?

The Accuplacer is offered on a daily basis

Is there an Application for Admission deadline?

MSTC continuously accepts applications for admission.

I applied to MSTC in the past. Do I need to repay my application fee?

The $30 application fee is a one-time fee.

Do I need to be admitted to a program to take classes at MSTC?

No. Anyone can register for most General Studies classes.

How do I apply to a program?

Click on How to Apply above to get started!

Do college graduates still need to provide high school transcripts?

Yes, but only if your program requires transcripts.