Northcentral Technical College in Wausau

Wausau, WI

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Northcentral Technical College offers 274-degree programs and 49 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 19:1. 1 high safety campus. 41.4% are women, and 58.6% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Northcentral Technical College is 9881$, that is at the level of national average. Total price of living is between $9520 and $14389 per year. 31% of full-time Northcentral Technical College students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $34,500, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Northcentral Technical College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Northcentral Technical College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$8,915
$30,001 - $48,000$9,376
$48,001 - $75,000$11,407
$75,001 - $110,000$13,853



  • Typical room charge for academic year: -

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  • Combined charge for room and board: 5086


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


2232 of Northcentral Technical College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 51 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Northcentral Technical College number 40 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Wisconsin.

Students at Northcentral Technical College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Family IncomeNumber awarded grant and scholarship aidAverage amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded
$0 - $30,000
$30,001 - $48,000
$48,001 - $75,000
$75,001 - $110,000

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


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Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

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Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Recognized student veteran organization

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

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Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Northcentral Technical College.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Graduation Rate


Northcentral Technical College graduation rate is below the national average.

31% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Northcentral Technical College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This index doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare schools.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Northcentral Technical College is 19:1, that means that for every 19 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Northcentral Technical College the biggest percent of students are enrolled exclusively in distance education courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Northcentral Technical College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Wisconsin.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Northcentral Technical College

The campus located by 1000 Campus Dr address in Wausau, Wisconsin.


Northcentral Technical College in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Northcentral Technical College with 0.05% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Northcentral Technical College is motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Northcentral Technical College offers 274 programs in total: 94 are for Associate's degree, 78 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, 68 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, and 34 are 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 120 universities in Wisconsin state, with one of the highest number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate. Northcentral Technical College is one of the few institutions in Wisconsin that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.


Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 49 distance education programs that are provided in the Northcentral Technical College: 21 are for Associate's degree, 18 - for less than 1-year certificate programs and 10 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Wisconsin state average data to help you compare.


Northcentral Technical College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 3151 students with 94544 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 1000 Campus Dr


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +7156753331

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