Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

College Type: At least 2 but less than 4 years, Public


ADN Program

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.

Admissions Requirements:

  • 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.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 90.5%
Average number of students tested annually: 86
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

School's NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College as reported by Wisconsin state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 98 92.8 96.91
2011 98 88.7 89.47
2010 61 90 87.91

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
505 Pine Ridge Drive
Shell Lake, WI 54871