Western Technical College – La Crosse

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School Information

Phone Number:(608) 785-9200
Website:https://www.westerntc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://ss.westerntc.edu/SelfService/Admissions/Application.aspx?applicationformid=1
Address:400 Seventh St. North, La Crosse, WI 54601
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,272
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,749 (88% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,776
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,166
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:92%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,479

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Western Technical College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences32
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services88
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services23
Construction Trades12
Education12
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields26
Health Professions and Related Programs1213
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians75
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies2
Personal and Culinary Services11
Precision Production72
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total4552

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Western Technical College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Grand total22

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Western 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,776
Out-of-state$6,166
Books and supplies$1,616

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 aid46392%
Grant or scholarship aid35972%$4,479
Student loan aid32865%$4,963

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,96453%$4,245
Federal student loans1,90651%$5,272

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Western 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 Western Technical 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 Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,272
Undergraduate enrollment4,272
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 Technical 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
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • 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

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