Wichita Technical Institute: Review & Facts

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Wichita Technical Institute is a private for-profit school with 1,170 students enrolled. This college was established in 1954 and is one of the 14 colleges located in Wichita, Kansas.

Academic Offerings

Wichita Technical Institute will give you the opportunity to obtain a 1-year certificate.

Wichita Technical Institute follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, HVAC, Industrial Technologies, Computer Science, and Electrical and Electronics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Wichita Technical Institute student retention rate is low at 53% (way below Kansas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
25 : 1
The graduation rate at Wichita Technical Institute is below average - 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at Wichita Technical Institute is reasonable: 25:1.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - $9,800 a year. The additional fees at Wichita Technical Institute not covered by tuition are around $3,400, which comes to a total of $13,200 per academic year.

Read the details about Wichita Technical Institute additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
This school will consider accepting your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Wichita Technical Institute and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (316) 943-2241 or check Wichita Technical Institute Website.

Opportunities and Services

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Wichita Technical Institute, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Wichita Technical Institute.

Based on the college crime data, Wichita Technical Institute seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wichita Technical Institute Location and Maps

Post Address: Wichita Technical Institute, 2051 South Meridian, Wichita, Kansas 67213-1927, USA
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