Western Technical College

2023 Tuition & Fees $6,788
Student Population 3,963
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,970
Graduation Rate 43 %
Students:Faculty 9 : 1

Academic Overview

Western Technical College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in La Crosse, Wisconsin. It is an Associate's - Public Urban-serving Multicampus by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $4,636 for Wisconsin residents and $6,788 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 3,963 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Western Technical College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $37,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Western Technical's tuition & fees is $4,636 for Wisconsin residents and $6,788 for non-residents.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Wisconsin ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Western Technical.
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,970 and 45% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,963 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Western Technical College is 43 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Western Technical College is 27 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Western Technical College is 48 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Western Technical College is 3,963
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Western Technical College is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,970 at Western Technical College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address400 Seventh St. North, La Crosse, WI 54601
Online Applicationhttps://ss.westerntc.edu/SelfService/Admissions/Application.aspx?applicationformid=1
Financial Aidhttps://www.westerntc.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.westerntc.edu/sites/default/files/paying-for-college/index.html
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.westerntc.edu/veterans/
Disability Servicehttps://www.westerntc.edu/disability-services

Offered Degrees

Western Technical offers 104 major programs through online and on-site education where 10 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less Than 12 Weeks Certificate70
Less Than 1 Year Certificate131
1-2 Years Certificate313

Special Learning Opportunities

Western Technical College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate ,
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:184)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Western Technical College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges