Program Admissions Requirements

Accounting

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Accounting Assistant

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Administrative Professional

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Advanced Manufacturing Technology

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Aeronautics - Pilot Training

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. See our Petitioning webpage for additional information.

Students must petition each semester for their flight courses. 

After acceptance and prior to petitioning: 
This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning. Note: Students must petition each semester for their flight courses.

  1.  Valid 1st or 2nd Class FAA Medical Certificate issued by an FAA-approved Aviation Medical Examiner (AME). Learn more about FAA medical information on their website's Medical Certification - Get a Medical Certificate page.
  2. Proof of U.S. Citizenship (certified copy of birth certificate or valid U.S. Passport).

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

Arboriculture/Urban Forestry Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Architectural – Structural Engineering Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Automotive Maintenance Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Automotive Technology

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Barber Technologist

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. Click for details on petitioning.

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

Building Trades-Carpentry

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Business Management

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Business Services Manager

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Civil Engineering Technology – Highway Technology

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

CNC Production Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

CNC Programmer

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Construction Management Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Cosmetology

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. Click for details on petitioning.

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

Criminal Justice Studies

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Criminal Justice – Law Enforcement 720 Academy

LEA is a two-part application process

Step I - Submit the following:

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • DJLE-327 Application for Enrollment
  • Copy of valid driver’s license
  • Official HS/GED/HSED transcripts verifying completion
  • Official college transcript verifying an Associate Degree or higher or at least 60 post-secondary credits earned.
  • Students earning credits at Gateway Technical College do not need a Gateway transcript but should note the completion of credits on their applications.
  • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC).  
  • Request an abstract copy of your driving record from your state’s Department of Motor Vehicles.
  • Annotation of Birth Facts form. Please bring your certified copy of your birth certificate along with the Annotation of Birth Facts to a Student Services Center on any campus. A Gateway staff member will complete and sign the form.
  • In order to be admitted to the academy candidates must pass a Physical Readiness Test administered by academy staff. This test must be completed before an interview can be scheduled.
  • All Step I application files must be completed by the given deadline. Applicants with completed Step I files by the given dates will move to Step II (interview) of the application process.

Step II- Interview:

Required equipment and attire

Background and Health Information requirement questions?
Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

 

Culinary Arts

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Culinary Assistant

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Dental Assistant

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC). Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.
  • For additional background check information, read and understand the Criminal Background Checks and Health Program Students information.
  • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. See our Petitioning webpage for additional information.
  • The program of study that you have selected has a required clinical component for graduation. Each clinical placement has site specific requirements which may include COVID-19 vaccination requirements. These requirements are subject to change with little or no notice.

After Acceptance and Prior to Petitioning:
This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning.

  • Order Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records and CPR). Upon completing your order, the required health forms and CPR requirement will be on your To-Do List. Prior to petitioning you will only be required to upload a copy of your valid CPR card. After being awarded a seat, you will be required to complete the remainder of the items in your To-Do List as soon as possible so that you can receive clearance to participate in clinicals. Please download, print, and upload the completed forms to your myCB.

Background and Health Information requirement questions?
Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

Dental Hygiene

The Dental Hygiene program is a shared program with Milwaukee Area Technical College. Students choosing to take classes for the Dental Hygiene program at Gateway are able to complete up to 35 credits toward the degree at MATC. Only four (4) seats for the Dental Hygiene program are for this shared program; two (2) for the fall semester start and two (2) for the spring semester start.

To indicate your intent to complete this program complete an Application for Admission. This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements listed below, and in order of Dental Assistant program acceptance. Students with earlier program acceptance dates for Dental Assistant have priority over students with later program acceptance dates. See our Petitioning webpage for additional information.

In order to petition through Gateway for admission to the Dental Hygiene program, students must submit completion of the requirements:

  1. Be accepted to the Dental Hygiene Program. This can be done as early as a student knows they are interested in pursuing this degree all the way through the Petitioning process. To apply to the program:
  2. Earn a cumulative score of 80% or better on the Health Education Systems Incorporated (HESI) A2-1 exam. (Because this exam includes anatomy & physiology, reading and vocabulary, most students complete the following requirement before taking the exam.)
  3. Students must be a graduate of the Dental Assistant program at Gateway Technical College
  4. Students must complete the following prerequisites to the Dental Hygiene program with a B- or better:
    • 806-177 General Anatomy and Physiology – 4 credits
    • 806-186 Intro to Biochemistry – 4 credits (Prereq: 806-134) (offered summer only at GTC)
    • 806-197 Microbiology – 4 credits (Prereq: 806-177)
  5. Submit a Consent to Release Form

Students who have completed the above requirements or have not yet been accepted in the Dental Hygiene program may also complete the following General Education requirements:

801-136 English Composition– 3 credits (Prereq: 831-103)
801-196 Oral/Interpersonal Communication– 3 credits OR 801-198 Speech 3 credits
809-198 Psychology, Intro to– 3 credits (Prereq: 838-105)
809-196 Intro to Sociology 3– credits (Prereq: 838-105)
2 elective credits. Any associate degree course may be taken as an elective

Interested students should contact Dental Assistant Program Director Heidi Gottfried at gottfriedh@gtc.edu or Dental Assistant Program Advisor Maria Perez perezm@gtc.edu to review requirements. Consult the MATC website for program and admission requirements. Students will be admitted to the program and receive financial aid through MATC.

For program details and graduation requirements visit: https://www.matc.edu/health_sciences/degrees/dental-hygiene.cfm
To apply: https://www.matc.edu/apply/

After acceptance and prior to petitioning: 
This program has a required admission petition. Residency status will not be taken into consideration for selection. Click for details on petitioning.

Diesel Equipment Mechanic

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Diesel Equipment Technology

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Dual Admission General Studies Certificate

Early Childhood Education

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • Background Check
    • This program requires a WI Department of Children and Families Background Check. Please visit the iChildCare Portal and click "create a logon" to create an account and begin the background check process. Once the background check has been completed, you will have access to your Letter of Eligibility, which will need to be submitted to complete your application. If you are currently employed in the childcare field and your employer has completed the DCF background check, please submit a copy of your eligibility letter. Letters of eligibility can be submitted to a Student Services Center on any campus, via fax at 262-564-2801 or emailed to admissionsoffice@gtc.edu.
Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

Electrical Engineering Technology

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Electromechanical Maintenance Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Electronics

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Electronics Technician Fundamentals

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

EMT - Advanced EMT

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Order the Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records, CPR, Valid WI EMT license). Upon completing your order, the required health forms, CPR and Valid WI EMT license requirements will be on your To-Do List. Prior to admission, you will need to upload your signed CPR card and valid WI EMT license. Prior to participating in clinical courses, you will need to complete the remaining items listed on your To-Do List. To obtain necessary forms, download and print them from #1 on your To-Do List. Once you have completed your forms, upload them to their corresponding requirements in your myCB.

After Acceptance

  • Login and complete the remaining items listed on your Medical Document Manager To-Do List. To obtain necessary forms, download and print them from #1 on your To-Do List. Once you have completed your forms, upload them to their corresponding requirements in your myCB.
  • Order the Drug Test. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process.  This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.
  • Student Instruction Form

Background and Health Information requirement questions?
Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

EMT - Paramedic

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • Order the Medical Document Manager ONLY health forms/records, CPR, Valid WI EMT license). Upon completing your order, CPR, Valid EMT license and required health forms will be listed on your To-Do List. Prior to admission, you will need to upload your signed CPR card and valid WI EMT license. After acceptance you will need to complete the remaining items on your To-Do List.

After Acceptance

  • Login and complete the remaining items listed on your Medical Document Manager To-Do List. To obtain necessary forms, download and print them from #1 on your To-Do List. Once you have completed your forms, upload them to their corresponding requirements in your myCB.
  • Order the Drug Test. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process.  This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.
  • Student Instruction Form

Background and Health Information requirement questions?
Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

Facilities Maintenance

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Fire Medic

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records, CPR, and Valid WI EMT license). Upon completing the order, CPR, Valid EMT license and required health forms will be listed on your To-Do List. Prior to admission, you will need to upload your signed CPR card and valid WI EMT license. After acceptance you will need to complete the remaining items on your To-Do List.
  • Needs to complete Firefighter 1 certification

After Acceptance

  • Order Drug Test ONLY. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.​

Background and Health Information requirement questions?
Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

Firefighter Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

Foundations of Lodging and Hospitality Management

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Foundations of Teacher Education

After Acceptance

Background and Health Information requirement questions?
Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.​

Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

Funeral Service Admission Requirements

The Funeral Services program is a shared program with Milwaukee Area Technical College. Students choosing to take classes for the Funeral Services program at Gateway are able to complete up to 30 credits toward the degree at MATC. Only three (3) seats for the Funeral Services program at MATC are for this shared program. In order to petition through Gateway for admission to the Funeral Services program at MATC, students must submit completion of the following requirements:

Students must complete the following prerequisites to the Funeral Services program:

  • B- (or higher) in Business Courses
    • 101-112 Accounting for Business (3 credits)
    • 102-160 Business Law (3 credits)
  • B- (or higher) in Natural Science Courses
    • 806-177 Gen. Anatomy & Physiology (4credits)
    • 806-197 Microbiology (4 credits; pre-req 806-177)
    • 806-134 General Chemistry (4 credits)
  • C (or higher) in General Education Courses
    • 801-136 English Composition (3 credits; pre-req 831-103 or 831-107 or required placement test score)
    • 801-196 Oral/Interpersonal OR 801-198 Speech (3 credits)
    • 809-198 Intro to Psych (3 credits; pre-req 831-103 or 831-107 or required placement test score)
    • 809-196 Intro to Sociology (3 credits; pre-req 831-103 or 831-107 or required placement test score)
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher

Interested students should consult the MATC website for program and admission requirements. Students will be admitted to the program and receive financial aid through MATC. 

For program details visit: https://www.matc.edu/course-catalog/community-human-services/funeral-service.html
To apply: https://www.matc.edu/apply/

After acceptance and prior to petitioning: 
This program has a required admission petition. Residency status will not be taken into consideration for selection. Click for details on petitioning.

Graphic Communications

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Greenhouse Operations

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Health Information Technology

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC). Upon completing your order, the BID will be listed on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.
  • For additional background check information, read and understand the Criminal Background Checks and Health Program Students information.
  • The program of study that you have selected has a required clinical component for graduation. Each clinical placement has site specific requirements which may include COVID-19 vaccination requirements. These requirements are subject to change with little or no notice.

After Acceptance

Background and Health Information requirement questions?
Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

Horticulture Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Hospitality Management

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Human Services Associate

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Individualized Technical Studies

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
  • Students must provide a statement of need and summary of career goals, explaining in detail the need to pursue the Individualized Technical Studies program in lieu of an established program.
  • Students must provide proof of an occupational mentor who will provide industry-specific guidance throughout the program.
  • Students must submit an academic plan, designed in conjunction with an academic advisor and occupational mentor.

Information Technology – Computer Support Specialist

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Information Technology – Network Specialist

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Information Technology – Software Developer

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Information Technology – Web Software Developer

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Interior Design

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

IT – Computer Support Technician

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

IT – Cybersecurity Specialist

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

IT – Data Analytics Specialist

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

IT – Web Programmer

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Landscape Horticulture Admission Requirements

Leadership Development

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Liberal Arts - Associate of Arts

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

Liberal Arts - Associate of Science

  • Application for Admission & Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
  • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

LPN to A.D.N. Bridge

The LPN to ADN bridge program is designed for an LPN to continue their education to progress to an RN. This program will allow an experienced LPN to enroll into third semester nursing courses to continue working towards the associate degree. Applicants to the LPN to ADN Bridge must be a current LPN.

    Admission Requirements

    Additional Requirements

    After acceptance and prior to petitioning:
    This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning.

    • Order Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records and CPR). Upon completing your order, the required health forms and CPR requirement will be on your To-Do List. Prior to petitioning you will only be required to upload a copy of your valid CPR card. After being awarded a seat, you will be required to complete the remainder of the items in your To-Do List as soon as possible so that you can receive clearance to participate in clinicals. Please download, print, and upload the completed forms to your myCB.
    • Order your Drug Test. During the order process, you will need to select your program location, i.e. Nursing - Associate Degree - Racine/Kenosha OR Nursing - Associate Degree - Burlington. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.

    Background and Health Information requirement questions? Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Program Requirements

    The program requires all of the course, program requirements, and program expectations of the Nursing associate degree program.

    After Petitioning is completed:

    The following TWO Bridge courses must be successfully passed prior to the start of third semester nursing courses:

    • 510-804 Nursing Assessment Skills Review | 0.25 Credits | Pre-req of HESI score of 850 required
    • 510-160 Transition: LPN to ADN | 1 Credit | Prereq of HESI and 510-804 course completed with S grade
    • NOTE: Only two attempts are allowed for each Bridge course

    Once a student has completed petitioning and successfully passed the two bridge courses, credit will be provided for Nursing program courses 543-101 through 543-108.

    Marketing

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Mechanical Design Technology

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Medical Assistant

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC)-based upon program location. Upon completing your order, the BID will be listed on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.
    • For additional background check information, read and understand the Criminal Background Checks and Health Program Students information.
    • The program of study that you have selected has a required clinical component for graduation. Each clinical placement has site specific requirements which may include COVID-19 vaccination requirements. These requirements are subject to change with little or no notice.

    After acceptance AND prior to practicum courses:

    • Order Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records and CPR). Upon completing your order, the required health forms, Medic 1st Aid Card, and CPR requirements will be on your To-Do List. Prior to petitioning you will only be required to upload copies of your valid CPR AND Medic 1st Aid Card. After being awarded a seat, you will be required to complete the remainder of the items in your To-Do List as soon as possible so that you can receive clearance to participate in clinicals. Please download, print, and upload the completed forms to your myCB.​
    • Order your Drug Test. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.​

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Motorcycle, Marine, and Outdoor Power Products

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Nursing

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC).  Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List.Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.
    • For additional background check information, read and understand the Criminal Background Checks and Health Program Students information.
    • Nursing Information Video.
    • Review the ADN Handbook
    • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. See our Petitioning webpage for additional information.
    • The program of study that you have selected has a required clinical component for graduation. Each clinical placement has site specific requirements which may include COVID-19 vaccination requirements. These requirements are subject to change with little or no notice.

    After acceptance and prior to petitioning:
    This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning.

    • Order Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records and CPR). Upon completing your order, the required health forms and CPR requirement will be on your To-Do List.  Prior to petitioning you will only be required to upload a copy of your valid CPR card and review the ADN Handbook. After being awarded a seat, you will be required to complete the remainder of the items in your To-Do List as soon as possible so that you can receive clearance to participate in clinicals. Please download, print, and upload the completed forms to your myCB.
    • Order your Drug Test. During the order process, you will need to select your program location, i.e. Nursing - Associate Degree - Kenosha OR Nursing - Associate Degree - Burlington. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.
    • If your Medical Document Manager was ordered prior to May 1, 2015, you will not have the MMR form included in under the To-Do List. Please print, complete, and upload the MMR form to your requirement if needed.

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

    Nursing Assistant

    Students must be 16 years of age or older to take the course.

    After acceptance

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

    Office Assistant

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Ophthalmic Medical Assistant

    The Ophthalmic Medical Assistant program is a shared program with Lakeshore Technical College. Students choosing to start the program at Gateway are able to complete up to 8 credits toward the degree at LTC.

    Interested students should consult the LTC website for program and admission requirements. Students will be admitted to the program and receive financial aid through LTC.

    For more information, please contact Admissions@gotoltc.edu or call 920-693-1162.

    For program details visit: https://gotoltc.edu/programs-and-courses/degree-programs/ophthalmic-medical-assistant
    To apply: https://gotoltc.edu/how-to-apply/index.html

    Paramedic Technician

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • Order the Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records, CPR, and Valid WI EMT license). Upon completing the order, CPR, Valid EMT license and required health forms will be listed on your To-Do List. Prior to admission, you will need to upload your signed CPR card and valid WI EMT license. After acceptance you will need to complete the remaining items on your To-Do List.

    After Acceptance

    • Login and complete the remaining items listed on your Medical Document Manager To-Do List. To obtain necessary forms, download and print them from #1 on your To-Do List. Once you have completed your forms, upload them to their corresponding requirements in your myCB.
    • Order the Drug Test Only. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process.  This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

    Paramedic to A.D.N. Bridge

    The Paramedic to ADN bridge program is designed for a Paramedic to continue their education to progress to an RN. This program will allow an experienced Paramedic to enroll into third semester nursing courses to continue working towards the associate degree. Applicants to the Paramedic to ADN Bridge must be a current Paramedic.

    Admission Requirements

    Applicants to the Paramedic to ADN Bridge must be a current Paramedic

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • The program of study that you have selected has a required clinical component for graduation. Each clinical placement has site specific requirements which may include COVID-19 vaccination requirements. These requirements are subject to change with little or no notice.

    Additional Requirements

    After acceptance and prior to petitioning:

    This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning.

    • Order Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records and CPR). Upon completing your order, the required health forms and CPR requirement will be on your To-Do List. Prior to petitioning you will only be required to upload a copy of your valid CPR card. After being awarded a seat, you will be required to complete the remainder of the items in your To-Do List as soon as possible so that you can receive clearance to participate in clinicals. Please download, print, and upload the completed forms to your myCB .
    • Order your Drug Test. During the order process, you will need to select your program location, i.e. Nursing - Associate Degree - Racine/Kenosha OR Nursing - Associate Degree - Burlington. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.

    Background and Health Information requirement questions? Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Program Requirements

    The program requires all of the course, program requirements, and program expectations of the Nursing associate degree program.

    Before Petitioning is completed:

    The following FOUR Bridge courses must be successfully passed prior to the start of third semester nursing courses. These Bridge courses must be completed in the order shown below and are offered only once per year:

    • Fall Semester Offering:
      • 543-127 Paramedic to ADN Theory 1 | 3 Credits | Coreq of 543-130 and Pre-req of 806-177 with a minimum C grade or TR & admission to the Paramedic to ADN Bridge program
      • 543-130 Paramedic to ADN Skills | 2 Credits | Coreq: 543-127 and Prereq of 806-177 course completed with minimum C grade or TR
    • Spring Semester Offering:
      • 543-128 Paramedic to ADN Theory 2 | 3 Credits | Coreq: 543-129 and Prereq of 543-127 & 543-130 courses completed with minimum C grade or TR
      • 543-129 Paramedic to ADN Clinical | 2 Credits | Coreq: 543-127 & 543-130 courses completed with minimum C grade or TR and 543-128 must be taken at the same time as this course.
      • NOTE: Paramedic to LPN Bridge students are allowed to petition while enrolled in these two Spring Bridge courses.
    • NOTE: Only two attempts are allowed for each Bridge course

    Once a student has completed petitioning and successfully passed the four bridge courses, credit will be provided for Nursing program courses 543-101 through 543-108

    Physical Therapist Assistant

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC)-based upon program location. Upon completing your order, the BID will be listed on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.
    • For additional background check information, read and understand the Criminal Background Checks and Health Program Students information.
    • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. See our Petitioning webpage for additional information.
    • The program of study that you have selected has a required clinical component for graduation. Each clinical placement has site specific requirements which may include COVID-19 vaccination requirements. These requirements are subject to change with little or no notice.

    After acceptance and prior to petitioning:
    This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning.

    • Order Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records, CPR. Upon completing your order, the required health forms and CPR requirement will be on your To-Do List. Prior to petitioning you will only be required to upload a copy of your valid CPR card. After being awarded a seat, you will be required to complete the remainder of the items in your To-Do List as soon as possible so that you can receive clearance to participate in clinicals. Please download, print, and upload the completed forms to your myCB.
    • Order your Drug Test. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

     

    Practical Nursing

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC). Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List.Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.
    • For additional background check information, read and understand the Criminal Background Checks and Health Program Students information.
    • Nursing Information Video.
    • Review the ADN Handbook
    • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. See our Petitioning webpage for additional information.
    • The program of study that you have selected has a required clinical component for graduation. Each clinical placement has site specific requirements which may include COVID-19 vaccination requirements. These requirements are subject to change with little or no notice.

    After acceptance and prior to petitioning:
    This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning.

    • Order Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records and CPR). Upon completing your order, the required health forms and CPR requirement will be on your To-Do List.  Prior to petitioning you will only be required to upload a copy of your valid CPR card and review the ADN Handbook. After being awarded a seat, you will be required to complete the remainder of the items in your To-Do List as soon as possible so that you can receive clearance to participate in clinicals. Please download, print, and upload the completed forms to your myCB.
    • Order your Drug Test. During the order process, you will need to select your program location, i.e. Nursing - Associate Degree - Kenosha OR Nursing - Associate Degree - Burlington. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.
    • If your Medical Document Manager was ordered prior to May 1, 2015, you will not have the MMR form included in under the To-Do List. Please print, complete, and upload the MMR form to your requirement if needed.

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsoffice@gtc.edu.

    Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

    Pre-School Credential

    • Background Check Request
    • Background Check
      • Directions for ordering your Background Check will be sent to the mailing address you provide on your Background Check Request. Please email your Preliminary or Final Background Check-Eligibility Letter to admissionsgroup@gtc.edu with Early Childhood Education Background Check in the subject line.

    After acceptance

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

     

    Professional Communications

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Refrigeration, Air Conditioning & Heating Service Technician

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Respiratory Therapist

    The Respiratory Therapist program is a shared program with Milwaukee Area Technical College. Students choosing to start the Respiratory Therapist program at Gateway are able to complete up to 28 credits toward the degree at MATC.

    Interested students should consult the MATC website for program and admission requirements. Students will be admitted to the program and receive financial aid through MATC.

    For program details visit: https://www.matc.edu/health_sciences/degrees/respiratory-therapist.cfm
    To apply: https://www.matc.edu/apply/index.cfm

    Small Business Entrepreneurship

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Supply Chain Management

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Surgical Technology

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC). Upon completing your order, the BID will be listed on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB.
    • For additional background check information, read and understand the Criminal Background Checks and Health Program Students information.
    • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. See our Petitioning webpage for additional information.
    • The program of study that you have selected has a required clinical component for graduation. Each clinical placement has site specific requirements which may include COVID-19 vaccination requirements. These requirements are subject to change with little or no notice.

    After acceptance and prior to petitioning:
    This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning.

    • Order Medical Document Manager ONLY (health forms/records and CPR). Upon completing your order, the required health forms and CPR requirement will be on your To-Do List. Prior to petitioning you will only be required to upload a copy of your valid CPR card. After being awarded a seat, you will be required to complete the remainder of the items in your To-Do List as soon as possible so that you can receive clearance to participate in clinicals. Please download, print, and upload the completed forms to your myCB.
    • Order your Drug Test. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Technical Studies – Journeyworker

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • Students must possess a Wisconsin Apprenticeship Completion Certificate issued by the Department of Workforce Development-Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards which includes a minimum of 400 hours of prescribed apprentice related instruction in the Wisconsin Technical College System.

    Truck Driving

    Admission requirements are subject to change in compliance with Department of Transportation Regulations. **Please note: This is a high demand program with limited openings. Program acceptance is required for registration; courses are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Valid Wisconsin Driver's License
    • Must pass a Department of Transportation physical
      • Physicals are available at United Occupations Medicine: 10256 Old Green Bay Road, Suite 140, Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158; 262-217-3455.
      • Please submit the completed Medical Examiner's forms for your physical to a Student Services Center on any campus or email them to admissionsoffice@gtc.edu

    During the first program course students will:

    • Obtain a Class A Commercial Learner’s Permit. This can be done by passing the General Knowledge, Air Brakes and Combination Vehicle assessments at a Wisconsin DMV ($30). To prepare for these assessments students can study sections 1,2,3,5 and 6 of the Wisconsin Commercial Driver’s License Manual. Questions regarding the Class A Commercial Learner’s Permit can be directed to Curtis Chiaverotti at chiaverottic@gtc.edu or 262-564-2495.
    • Passe a Department of Transportation Drug Test to be completed AFTER obtaining a Class A Commercial Learner’s Permit.
      • Drug screens are available at United Occupations Medicine: 10256 Old Green Bay Road, Suite 140, Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158; 262-217-3455. * Please note this will require an additional fee payable to United Occupations Medicine. United Occupational Medicine will email your drug screening results to Admissions via secure email once they are available.

    Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

    Urban Farming

    • This is an Advanced Technical Certificate. Applicant must have a related associate degree (official transcript required) or equivalent work experience (documented by New Student Specialist).
    • Application for Admission

    Veterinary Technician

    Submit the following:

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Official High School Transcript or GED/HSED Credential, including a graduation or passing date.
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.
    • Order Background Check ONLY (CBC). Upon completing your order, the BID will be on your To-Do List. Download, print, and then upload the completed BID to your myCB. Important:  Be sure to select the correct program from the drop down option when selecting your program.
    • For additional background check information, read and understand the Criminal Background Checks and Health Program Students information.
    • This program has a required admission petition. Students are awarded seats by having met the program petition requirements, program acceptance date and current residency status. Students with earlier program acceptance dates and Gateway district (Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties) residence have priority over students with later program acceptance dates or who are outside of the Gateway district and/or residents outside of Wisconsin. See our Petitioning webpage for additional information.

    After acceptance and prior to petitioning:
    This program has a required admission petition. Click for details on petitioning.

    • Order your Drug Test. Please read the “Additional Information” section found on the review page which is the beginning part of the order process. This will provide you with the necessary information to complete your drug test.​
    • All accepted students must complete 20 hours of shadowing at a veterinary facility or facilities prior to the start of the program’s core courses or they will forfeit their seat and an alternate will be chosen. The shadowing requirements will not expire, if students complete this ahead of time it will be to their benefit. See the Veterinary Technician Job Shadowing Form.

    Background and Health Information requirement questions?
    Please contact the Admissions Office at admissionsgroup@gtc.edu.

    Note: Gateway's program meets the licensure requirements for the State of Wisconsin. Gateway has not determined if the program meets the licensure requirements of any other state.

    Welding

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.

    Welding/Maintenance and Fabrication

    • Application for Admission & Application Fee
    • Students must meet one of the following multiple measures: earned a technical diploma or higher, earned a minimum high school GPA of 2.6, earned a minimum college GPA of 2.0 or submit ACT or Accuplacer test scores. Submit any needed transcripts or test scores.