Western Technical College

Western Technical College

La Crosse, Wisconsin


Western Technical College

Western Technical College is a public, at least 2 but less than 4 years institution located in La Crosse, Wisconsin. The campus is situated in a small city area and is home to 4,165 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How much does it cost to attend Western Technical College?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Western Technical College for an academic year is $4,440 (in-state) / $6,488 (out-of-state). Including the cost of living of $12,156 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $4,440 (in-state) / $6,488 (out-of-state) to $16,596 (in-state) / $18,644 (out-of-state) for an academic year. 81% of undergraduate students at Western Technical College receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $9,122.

What degrees are offered at Western Technical College?

The degrees offered at Western Technical College include "less than one year certificate", "one but less than two years certificate" and "associate's degree".

What are the popular majors at Western Technical College?

The most popular programs/majors at Western Technical College include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin", "Business Administration, Management and Operations"" and "Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services".

What is the graduation rate at Western Technical College?

The graduation rate at Western Technical College is 48%.

What is the debt of graduating Western Technical College students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Western Technical College students is $7,748 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $37,100.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, associate's and certificates

Student-to-faculty Ratio

9

Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

One but less than two years certificate

Associate's degree

City

La Crosse

College Type

Public

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Small City

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$5,228

General

Address

400 Seventh St. North
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601

Admissions

This college has open admission policy


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Costs to Attend

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Western Technical College for an academic year can be broken down into $4,102 for tuition, $338 for fees, $2,016 for books and supplies, $6,676 for room and board and $3,464 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$4,440
In-state tuition$4,102
In-state fees$338
Books and supplies$2,016
Room and board$6,676
Other expenses$3,464

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Western Technical College for an academic year can be broken down into $6,150 for tuition, $338 for fees, $2,016 for books and supplies, $6,676 for room and board and $3,464 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$6,488
Out-of-state tuition$6,150
Out-of-state fees$338
Books and supplies$2,016
Room and board$6,676
Other expenses$3,464
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Students

Western Technical College has 4,165 undergradute students. 49% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 51% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

4,165

Enrollment by gender

49%

49% men

51%

51% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Western Technical College is 48%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 52% compared to 42% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Western Technical College is 59%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

48%

Graduation Rate by Gender

52%

52% men

42%

42% women

Retention Rate

59%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Western Technical College is $37,100 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $22,800 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $48,600.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$37,100

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$22,800 - $48,600

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

68%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Western Technical College is 87% compared to 13% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

87%

87% percent_working

13%

13% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Western Technical College include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 98 graduates followed by "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 73 graduates, "Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services" with 65 graduates, "Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies" with 35 graduates and "Design and Applied Arts" with 30 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin98
Business Administration, Management and Operations73
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services65
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies35
Design and Applied Arts30

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving associates degree.

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