Western Technical College, La Crosse

La Crosse, WI

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Western Technical College, La Crosse

Western Technical College, La Crosse

Western Technical College, La Crosse Student Essentials

Western Technical College, La Crosse Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.westerntc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $3,820
Out-of-State Tuition: $5,574
Retention Rate: 56%
Enrollment: 7,165
Year Established: 1912

About Western Technical College, La Crosse

At Western Technical College (WTC) there is a huge number of both broad and highly specified degree and certification programs from which to choose. You also have instructors who are not only qualified in their professionals, but qualified to teach as well.

Located in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, WTC offers associate’s degrees and career certifications through on-site, online and blended courses. One may receive a degree or certificate in agricultural, business, medical, architectural, mechanical and public safety fields, among others. One may obtain a certificate in something as broad as Paralegal Studies or a field as specific as Bio-Medical Electronics.

The teachers at Western Technical College all come equipped with a wealth of experience in their profession. However, unlike most post-secondary schools which only require professional expertise, WTC requires that each instructor also receive teacher certification.

At WTC, classes are interactive and involve hands-on learning through classroom activities and internships.

Services include career counseling, child care, assistance for adult learners, minorities and disabled students, and an online writing center and math lab.

Financial aid options are numerous and include an academic grant as well as grants for eligible minority students, Native American students, and hearing or vision impaired students. There are also scholarships, a work-study program and student loans for those who qualify.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 3 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Western Technical College, La Crosse 3 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Alumnus - Grad Year 2011

Overall Rating

My classes were all online so I do not know the machinisms of campus life. Sorry. Online classes were very difficult for a non traditional student like myself. I would never want to do it like that again.


Western Technical College, La Crosse Map & Location

Western Technical College, La Crosse
400 Seventh St. North
La Crosse, WI 54602


Getting Around Western Technical College, La Crosse

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for La Crosse, WI

Winter
Dec
29
14
Jan
26
9
Feb
32
14
Spring
Mar
44
25
Apr
59
38
May
71
49
Summer
Jun
80
59
Jul
84
63
Aug
82
61
Fall
Sep
73
52
Oct
60
40
Nov
44
28

Students

Total Students 7,165

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 2%
  • Caucasian: 88%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 3%
  • Unknown and Other: 3%
Latino 2%
African American 2%
Caucasian 88%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 3%
Unknown and Other 3%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 0%
Part-Time 100%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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