Blackhawk Technical College
Janesville, WI 53547
Blackhawk Technical College is one of the 16 public 2-year colleges in Wisconsin. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Janesville. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 36% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Blackhawk Technical College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $4,123, and fees were $206. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,106 and $206 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSmall Suburb|
|Student to Faculty Ratio8:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Blackhawk Technical College ADN program prepares students for entry level jobs in a range of healthcare settings. The nursing program at Blackhawk is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.
Students can apply to sit for the examination for Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse at the end of the first year of the program.
Licensed Practical Nurses entering into the program could transfer credit for prior clinical training on the basis of an assessment of the current proficiency they are able to show in the theoretical and practical knowledge of the subject.
LPN’s will be required to take the Nursing Bridge course to be ready for the program before going into the third semester.
Transfer and LPN applicants will be accepted in to the program on the availability of space and pre-approval by the nursing faculty. The program has priority admission for students living in the district.
Graduates from the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Licensure Examination to be licensed as a Registered Nurse. Students who fail to pass the criminal background check required for licensure due to a conviction record related to the practice of nursing may be denied licensing.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0||0|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Blackhawk Technical College as reported by Wisconsin state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Blackhawk Technical College as reported by Wisconsin state board of nursing.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1978 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1979 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$132|
|In State Students||$132|
|Out of State Students||$198|
|In District Students||--|
|In State Students||--|
|Out of State Students||--|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 79% of Blackhawk Technical College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||18%||$333|
|State Grant & Scholarships||1%||$1,042|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||6%||$475|
|Federal Student Loans||78%||$3,731|
$7,811Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$7,172|
|$30,001 to $48,000$9,214|
|$48,001 to $75,000$12,288|
|$75,001 to $110,000$12,604|
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The purpose of this scholarship is to promote long term care nursing. Eligibility Criteria The applicant must be a Wisconsin resident. The applicant must have ...
Applicant must be a graduating senior from Wisconsin Dells High School who will pursue post-secondary education. Preference given to those entering the fields of fire science, EMT, nursing and ...
Applicants must be U.S. citizens. They must be full-time students enrolled in a medical school or nursing degree program at an accredited Wisconsin college or university. Rising undergraduate ...
Applicant must be a graduating senior from Wisconsin Dells High School who was an active participant in band or choir and will attend a four-year post-secondary institution with a major in music, ...
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Wisconsin state board of nursing.