Waukesha County Technical College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

800 Main Street

Pewaukee, WI 53072

(262) 691-5275

Fax: (262) 691-5593

Contact: Kathleen Kazda

Manager, Admissions & Assessment
Main Address

800 Main Street

Pewaukee, WI 53072

(262) 691-5566


Total undergrads: 7,612

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 814

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,076


Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

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

Individual programs may have additional requirements or prerequisites, and some programs may have wait lists.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Graphic Design A
Interior Design A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Financial Planning A
Hospitality Administration/Management A
International Marketing A
Marketing Management A
Operations Management A,C
Real Estate A
Retailing A

Communications Technologies

Graphic Communications A
Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Systems Analysis A
Data Processing Technology C
Information Technology C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Carpentry C
Construction Trades – General C
Electrician C
Masonry/Tile Setting C
Plumbing C


Early Childhood Education A
Teacher Assistance A


Engineering Mechanics A
Mechanical Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design C
Computer Systems C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Mechanical Drafting A
Telecommunications A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Institutional Food Production C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Phlebotomy C
Surgical Technology A
Ward Clerk C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A,C
Computer Installation/Repair A
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Personal & Culinary Services

Food Prep/Professional Cooking C
Restaurant/Catering Management A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C
Tool/Die Technology C
Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting C
Police Science A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation 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.

Waukesha County Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (262) 691-5566
Website: www.wctc.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www.wctc.edu/admissions-cost/enroll/steps-to-apply.php
Address: 800 Main Street, Pewaukee, WI 53072-4601
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 7,467
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,582 (88% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,516
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,610
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 42%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $3,927

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

Waukesha County Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Waukesha County Technical College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 510
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 46
Construction Trades 5
Education 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 5
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 96
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 72
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 32
Precision Production 81
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 4540

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Waukesha County 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 $4,516
Out-of-state $6,610
Books and supplies $2,016

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 117 42%
Grant or scholarship aid 80 29% $3,927
Student loan aid 68 24% $5,348

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,519 19% $3,521
Federal student loans 1,184 15% $5,892

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Waukesha County 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 Waukesha County 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

Waukesha County Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 7,467
Undergraduate enrollment 7,467
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

Waukesha County 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
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)

*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. CollegeAtlas.org 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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