Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is one of the sixteen public 2-year colleges in Wisconsin. The campus is located in a rural area, in Shell Lake.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 3,021 students attend the school. Every year 54% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $4,230, and fees were $432. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,346 and $432 respectively.
|Campus LocaleDistant Rural|
|Number of Students3,021|
|Student to Faculty Ratio8:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
The Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Nursing program prepares students with a problem-solving approach, to provide holistic patient care within the healthcare setting.
Graduates from this program are equipped to be able to provide effective care and clinical decisions with the ethical, legal and regulatory frameworks of healthcare.
- High school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
- Accuplacer entrance assessment
- Complete pre ADN admissions quiz
- Criminal Background Check for caregivers
- Admissions interview with WITC counselor
The program additionally requires students to complete one year of high school chemistry, a term of college level chemistry with a GPA of 2.0 or higher.
Applicants should also complete an Nursing Assistant with C grade or higher.
The Wisconsin Technical College is part of an agreement with other colleges and the University of Wisconsin System to allow graduates from the WTCS ADN program to transfer into the BSN program.
If a prospective applicant is an LPN seeking to become a registered nurse the college offers an LPN to ADN progression track which provides advanced standing credit for nursing in the first and second semesters of the ADN program.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1979 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1983 - 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||$146/credit|
|In State Students||$146/credit|
|Out of State Students||$212/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, 79% of Wisconsin Indianhead 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||9%||$588|
|State Grant & Scholarships||37%||$1,129|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||16%||$582|
|Federal Student Loans||57%||$4,778|
$10,042Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$10,162|
|$30,001 to $48,000$10,672|
|$48,001 to $75,000$12,298|
|$75,001 to $110,000$14,533|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Wisconsin state board of nursing.