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Schedule an appointment with a New Student Specialist to explore your career options and learn more about MSTC programs, the admissions process, and financial aid options.

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Personal Visits & Group Tours

Would you like more information about MSTC? Schedule a visit. You can meet one-on-one with staff, tour a campus, or even sit in on a class. A campus visit is a great way for you to learn more about MSTC programs and student activities. To schedule a visit, contact 715.422.5301 or

2015 - 2016 Calendar of Events

Mid-State Technical College has many other options for high school, junior high, and middle school students to explore their future! Check out our Calendar of Events for more information.


Reasons Businesses Should Hire an MSTC Graduate

Employer-based program advisory committees
88% of us work in-state following graduation
We are tech savvy
We have the soft skills you desire
We receive skills/insight from industry leaders
You get a high-quality and job-ready employee

Frequently Asked Admissions Questions


How do I apply to a program?

Click on How to Apply above to get started!

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.

Do I need to be admitted to a program to take classes at Mid-State?

No. Anyone can register for most General Studies classes.

Do college graduates still need to provide high school transcripts?

Yes, but only if your program requires transcripts.

If I’ve taken the Accuplacer or ACT in the past, can Mid-State 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 Mid-State & my program?

Mid-State requires most new students to complete the Accuplacer prior to acceptance into a program.

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

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 Mid-State.

Is there an Application for Admission deadline?

Mid-State continuously accepts applications for admission.

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.

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.

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.