Western Iowa Tech Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 5199

Sioux City, IA 51102-5199

(712) 274-6403

(800) 352-4649

Fax: (712) 274-6441

Contact: Lora VanderZwaag

Director of Admissions
Main Address

4647 Stone Avenue

Sioux City, IA 51102-5199

(712) 274-6400

www.witcc.com
Size

Total undergrads: 5,425

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 372

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,426

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, surgical technician, dental assistant, physical therapy assistant, childcare supervision and management, emergency medical technician, police science, and business.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Supplies A,C
Turf Management A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Interior Design A,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Accounting Technology C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Finance/Banking A
Human Resources Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Retailing C
Sales and Distribution A

Communications Technologies

Desktop Publishing A

Computer & Information Sciences

Cyber crime investigation A,C
Web/Multimedia Design A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Carpentry C
Electrician C

Education

Teacher Assistance C

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A
Biomedical Engineering Technology C
Electrical Engineering Technologies C
Mechanical Drafting A,C
Telecommunications A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Office Administration A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Pharmacy Assistance C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Surgical Technology A,C
Veterinarian Assistance C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C
Musical Instrument Fabrication/Repair A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Multi/interdisciplinary technical study A,C

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Juvenile Corrections 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.

Western Iowa Tech Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(712) 274-6400
Website:https://www.witcc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.witcc.edu/onestop/apply.cfm
Address:4647 Stone Ave, Sioux City, IA 51102-5199
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,660
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,286 (40% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,200
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,224
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:91%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,390

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Western Iowa Tech Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Western Iowa Tech Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services95
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services33
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services32
Construction Trades3
Education2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields73
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs185
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service44
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians94
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Personal and Culinary Services21
Precision Production2
Visual and Performing Arts32
Grand total7235

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Western Iowa Tech Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total13

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Western Iowa Tech Community 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,200
Out-of-state$4,224
Books and supplies$1,224

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid48891%
Grant or scholarship aid43181%$4,390
Student loan aid39874%$4,703

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,28437%$4,296
Federal student loans2,50241%$5,000

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Western Iowa Tech Community 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 Western Iowa Tech Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Western Iowa Tech Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,660
Undergraduate enrollment5,660
Graduate enrollment0

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

Western Iowa Tech Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The 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 Assisting (DA)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

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