Milwaukee Area Technical College
Press Release

MATC Statement on Foxconn

Statement from Dr. Vicki J. Martin, president of Milwaukee Area Technical College, regarding Foxconn announcement:

By - Jul 26th, 2017 06:17 pm

Milwaukee Area Technical College is excited about the announcement of Foxconn coming to Wisconsin and the prospect of bringing more than 10,000 job opportunities to the region. These are the kinds of family-sustaining jobs so important to the future of our students and our community.  I look forward to partnering with them to meet the needs that come with a tremendous influx of new jobs.”

“As Wisconsin’s largest technical college, MATC serves more than 36,000 students each year with more than 200 program areas, which include robotics, electronics, engineering, information technology and automated controls. MATC is also responsive and nimble at working with businesses to modify or add programs to meet specific industry needs. We look forward to quickly connecting our students and graduates to upcoming job opportunities, as well as building the customized technical training that will be needed for many years to come.”

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