Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Shell Lake, WI 54871

Located in Shell Lake, Wisconsin, Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 years to complete.

Wisconsin Indianhead 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).

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $4,171 and fees $427. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,257 and $427 respectively.


Campus LocaleRural: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio8:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate65%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN
  2. BSN
  3. ADN

    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.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide Certificate 454
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 83

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College
29.78 miles away
Pine Technical & Community College
50.83 miles away
Chippewa Valley Technical College
68.76 miles away
Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College
69.69 miles away
Century College
71.03 miles away
Lake Superior College
72.42 miles away
Saint Paul College
79.95 miles away
Anoka-Ramsey Community College
80.03 miles away
Anoka Technical College
81.33 miles away
North Hennepin Community College
83.3 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
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



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$8,985
30k to 48k$9,783
48k to 75k$11,489
75k to 110k$13,667
Over 110k$13,815
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $144.00 $209.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Non-resident alien

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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

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