Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
Shell Lake, WI 54871
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is one of the 16 public 2-year colleges in Wisconsin. Its campus is small in size and located in the rural town of Shell Lake. 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.
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College's in-state tuition for 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|
|Student to Faculty Ratio8:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
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/year
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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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 high school senior who has attended Central High School for more than two years and who plans to enroll one of the following colleges/universities: The College of St. ...
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 ...
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 ...
Applicant must be a graduating senior from Wisconsin Dells High School who was an active participant in band or choir and will attend a four-year post-secondary institution with a major in music, ...
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Wisconsin state board of nursing.