Western Technical College in La Crosse
La Crosse, WI
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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 Western 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, Western Technical College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.
|Family Income||Average cost|
|$0 - $30,000||$8,120|
|$30,001 - $48,000||$8,802|
|$48,001 - $75,000||$11,237|
|$75,001 - $110,000||$13,164|
Typical room charge for academic year: 4300
Typical board charge for academic year: -
Combined charge for room and board: -
Percent of students with financial aid
Types of financial aids
1966 of Western Technical College undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 48 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Western Technical College number 41 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Wisconsin.
Students at Western Technical College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.
|Family Income||Number awarded grant and scholarship aid||Average amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded|
|$0 - $30,000||97.98%||$5,926|
|$30,001 - $48,000||95.31%||$5,381|
|$48,001 - $75,000||74.71%||$2,699|
|$75,001 - $110,000||29.03%||$493|
Salary After Attending
According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Living & meal
Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus
Institution provide on-campus housing
Institution provides board or meal plan
Veteran Services Available
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Special learning opportunities
Here are the learning opportunities available in Western Technical College.
Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
- Member of National Athletic Association
- Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)
- Member of other national athletic association not listed above
Western Technical College graduation rate is below the national average.
32% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Western 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 consider 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 institutions.
The student-to-faculty ratio at Western Technical College is 11:1, that means that for every 11 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.
Students enrollment in distance education
In Western Technical College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in some but not all distance education courses.
Distance education location breakdown
Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Western Technical College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Wisconsin.
The percentage of crimes on Branch Campus
The campus located by 9451 Diana Drive address in El Paso, Texas.
Branch Campus 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 the smallest campus of Western Technical College with 0.38% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Branch Campus are aggravated assault, burglary, and motor vehicle theft.
The percentage of crimes on Main Campus
The campus located by 9624 Plaza Circle address in El Paso, Texas.
Main Campus 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 one of the smallest campuses of Western Technical College with 0.2% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary and aggravated assault.
The percentage of crimes on Main Campus
The campus located by 400 Seventh St. North address in La Crosse, Wisconsin.
Main Campus 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 the largest campus of Western Technical College with 0.04% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are forcible sex offense, aggravated assault, and motor vehicle theft.
Number of degree programs offered
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 Associate's degree and 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs offered. Western 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 12 distance learning programs that are provided in the Western Technical College: 6 are for Associate's degree, 3 - for less than 1-year certificate programs and 3 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.
Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So explore 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.
Western Technical College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.
In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 3025 students with 90694 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.
TOP 5 Popular Majors
The most popular majors counted as percentage breakdown of degrees awarded in every single discipline in Western Technical College
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Location & Website
Address: 400 Seventh St. North
Religious affiliation: Not applicable
Calendar system: Trimester
General Phone Number: +6087859200
Institution is active in current year: 1
Institution's internet website address: westerntc.edu
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Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page
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