Chippewa Valley Technical College: Review & Facts

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Chippewa Valley Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 6,020 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1912 and is one of the 4 schools located in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
65
Fair
Chippewa Valley Technical College will give you the option to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Chippewa Valley Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 65 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, Medical, Industrial Technologies, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
66%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Chippewa Valley Technical College is relatively low at 66% (below Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Chippewa Valley Technical College is low - 36%. Nearly 7% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Chippewa Valley Technical College is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,200
Low
Average tuition pricing is low, about $5,800 per year. The additional fees at Chippewa Valley Technical College beyond tuition are around $400, which totals $6,200 per year.

Read the details about Chippewa Valley Technical College 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
Accepted
Yes
The school might accept dual credits, 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.

The undergraduate application fee at Chippewa Valley Technical College is $30.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Chippewa Valley Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (715) 833-6200 or check Chippewa Valley Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Chippewa Valley Technical College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Chippewa Valley Technical College, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Chippewa Valley Technical College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Chippewa Valley Technical College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Chippewa Valley Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Chippewa Valley Technical College, 620 W Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54701-6162, USA
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