Service-Learning Certificate

Program Number: 97-809-3
School Year: 2015-2016
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend

Program Description

This certificate allows the student to enhance a resume with community-based learning experiences that promote the value of civic responsibility and community involvement while working on their program degree at Moraine Park Technical College. The service learning experience includes an academic reflection component.

For further information regarding the Service-Learning Certificate, please contact either the General Education Office at 920-929-2113 or Brenda Schaefer, Service Learning Coordinator, at 920-924-3153.

Approximate Costs

  • $125.85 per credit (resident)
  • $188.80 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • *Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • *Fees shown are 2014-2015 fees; 2015-2016 fees will be available as soon as they are approved.

Career Opportunities

  • Improve/upgrade employment opportunities

Admission Process

  • Submit the college admission application.   
  • Submit the $30 one-time fee.   

Please visit the Admissions page for general information.

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Component 1: An associate degee level course with a service-learning component
  EXAMPLE: 801-197 Technical Report Writing (service-learning noted on schedule) 3
Component 2: Additional General Education or associate degree level course
  EXAMPLE: 809-166 Introduction to Ethics (service-learning noted on schedule) 3
Component 3: 890-401 Service-Learning Reflection           .10(presentation session or written summary)
Component 4: Additional service experience to include one of these four options
  1) additional Service Learning course  
  2) international education service-based experience
  3) non-profit volunteer service (25 hours)
  4) service as leader in an MPTC student group/organization for one academic year
Total Certificate Credits (+ Component Requirements) 6.10

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Transfer Opportunities

Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.