Waukesha County Technical College

Pewaukee, WI 53072

Located in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, Waukesha County Technical College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of Wisconsin Technical College System that operates 10 campuses in Eau Claire, Appleton, Cleveland, Madison, Milwaukee, Fond du Lac, Rhinelander, Wausau, Green Bay, Fennimore.

Waukesha County Technical College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Waukesha County Technical College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $4,000 and fees $340. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,866 and $340 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate69%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • ADN

    The Waukesha Technical College Nursing program is a 70 credit Associate of Applied Science Degree. The program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission.

    The curriculum employs a Human Patient Simulator Laboratory to provide a realistic clinical experience in a cutting edge learning setting offering students hands on nursing skills. The nursing program is reserved for Waukesha District residents only.

    Graduates are eligible to sit for the National Licensing Exam to be licensed as Registered Nurse.  

    Admissions Requirements:

    • Complete application for admission (apply online or in person)
    • Official high school transcripts or GED equivalency certificate
    • Official transcripts for all college level coursework (plus transcript evaluation request form)
    • COMPASS Assessment (or other college entrance exams not older than 5 years old)

    The application period of the nursing period is between the1st of October to the 15th December every year.

    Successful applicants will be sent detailed information to admitted students at least approximately 4 weeks before the registration period. New students are required to attend a Registration Planning Session. Register for courses within the New Student Registration period and attend the new student orientation.

     

  • LPN
  • BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide Certificate 458
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 77

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Waukesha County Technical College

Milwaukee Area Technical College
17.15 miles away
Gateway Technical College
38.26 miles away
Moraine Park Technical College
50.01 miles away
Blackhawk Technical College
50.54 miles away
College of Lake County
50.87 miles away
McHenry County College
56.28 miles away
Lakeshore Technical College
64.19 miles away
Rock Valley College
64.43 miles away
William Rainey Harper College
68.94 miles away
Oakton Community College
72.22 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1975 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1980 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
ACEN
10/01/2003 - 12/31/2009

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$9,702

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$8,613
30k to 48k$9,790
48k to 75k$11,239
75k to 110k$13,340
Over 110k$13,144
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

23%

Recipients

$3,465

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

20%

Recipients

$3,048

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

22%

Recipients

$6,296

Average Amount

Student Population

7,947

Undergrads

0

Graduates

3,958

Women

3,989

Men

21%

Full-time

79%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
78%
Hispanic
7%
Black/African American
6%
Asian
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Wisconsin state board of nursing
Waukesha County Technical College
800 Main Street
Pewaukee, WI 53072
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