Fox Valley Technical College
Appleton, WI 54912
Fox Valley Technical College is one of the 16 public 2-year colleges in Wisconsin. Its campus is medium in size and located in a suburb in Appleton. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 54% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Fox Valley Technical College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $3,966, and fees were $531. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,949 and $531 respectively.
|Campus LocaleMidsize Suburb|
|Student to Faculty Ratio12:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Fox Valley Technical College ADN Program prepares students to offer direct care in a range of healthcare settings. The program is fully approved by the Wisconsin State Board of Nursing and is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc.
The Fox Valley Nursing program requires a total of 70 credits for graduation out of which 38 need to be credits earned in nursing courses while the remaining 32 credits consist of general education and elective credits.
Students can complete general education classes and theoretical classes at the Fox Valley campuses. Clinical experience will be offered by the school’s faculty at a range of health care facilities in the community.
Students in the nursing program will be required to allocate 21 to 26 hours every week for in class instruction, laboratory sessions and clinical practice.
Requirements for Admission:
- Applicants are expected to attend a mandatory information session
- Official high school transcripts or GED equivalency certificate
- Skills Assessment
- Applicants admitted to the ADN program will be required to meet the following requirements:
- Current CNA license
- Accuplacer Scores
- Clinical Documentation Policy
- Complete General Education Requirements
Students who successful complete the requirements of the program will be eligible to apply to sit for the National Licensure exam. The State of Wisconsin Department of Regulation and Licensing can impose a restriction on the license of candidates who fail a criminal background check.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||6||89|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1974 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1980 - 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/credit|
|In State Students||$132/credit|
|Out of State Students||$198/credit|
|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, 63% of Fox Valley 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||2%||$1,000|
|State Grant & Scholarships||32%||$1,339|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||18%||$1,572|
|Federal Student Loans||39%||$4,662|
$10,918Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$8,840|
|$30,001 to $48,000$9,541|
|$48,001 to $75,000$12,795|
|$75,001 to $110,000$14,249|
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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 Fox Valley Technical College student enrolled in the culinary arts program or hotel restaurant management program who has maintained a minimum 2.5 GPA and has financial need.
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 ...
Applicant must be a non-traditional student enrolled in a nursing program at Fox Valley Technical College who is currently taking core nursing classes.
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 ...
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Wisconsin state board of nursing.