Blackhawk Technical College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 5009

Janesville, WI 53547-5009

(608) 757-7665

Fax: (608) 743-4407

Contact: Barbara Erlandson

Student Services Manager
Main Address

PO Box 5009

Janesville, WI 53547-5009

(608) 758-6900

Total undergrads: 2,760

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 759

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,760


Rural setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Applicants to nursing, dental hygiene, radiography, sonography, and physical therapist assistant programs must meet additional testing and course requirements.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agriculture – General C
Horticulture Science C
Horticulture, Ornamental C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Marketing Management A
Office Management A
Operations Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Systems Security A
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A
Web/Multimedia Design A

Construction Trades

Electrician C
Pipefitting C
Plumbing C


Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A
Robotics A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C
Institutional Food Production A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Assistance C
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Laboratory Assistance C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing Assistance C
Physical Therapy Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics C
Aircraft Powerplant Technology C
Automotive Technology C
Computer Installation/Repair C
Diesel Mechanics C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A
Heavy Equipment Maintenance C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C
Welding Technology C

Science Technologies

Biology Technician C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology A
Police Science A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Blackhawk Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (608) 758-6900
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 6004 South County Road G, Janesville, WI 53547-5009
Setting: Suburb: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,257
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,550 (69% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,440
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,797
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 71%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,486

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Blackhawk Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Blackhawk Technical College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 23
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 33
Construction Trades 1
Education 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 23
Health Professions and Related Programs 87
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 5
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 11
Precision Production 4
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Grand total 3024

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Blackhawk Technical College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $4,440
Out-of-state $6,797
Books and supplies $1,784

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 135 71%
Grant or scholarship aid 112 59% $4,486
Student loan aid 78 41% $4,074

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,104 49% $4,151
Federal student loans 797 36% $3,739

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Blackhawk Technical College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Blackhawk Technical College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Blackhawk Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,257
Undergraduate enrollment 2,257
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Blackhawk Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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