Fox Valley Technical College: Review & Facts

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Fox Valley Technical College is a large two-year, public school with 10,905 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1912 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Appleton, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
82
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are offered at Fox Valley Technical College.

Fox Valley Technical College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 82 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, Management, Criminal Justice, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
73%
Fair
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Fox Valley Technical College is fair at 73% (close to 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 Fox Valley Technical College is low: 40%.

Student to faculty ratio at Fox Valley Technical College is pretty good, 12:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,400
Low
Average tuition prices are low - around $5,800 per year. The additional fees at Fox Valley Technical College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $600, which makes it a total of $6,400 per year.

Read the details about Fox 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
This school will consider accepting 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) for admission.

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

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Fox Valley Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (920) 735-5600 or check Fox Valley Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Fox Valley Technical College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Fox 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
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Fox Valley Technical College.

Based on the college crime information, Fox Valley Technical College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fox Valley Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Fox Valley Technical College, 1825 N Bluemound Dr, Appleton, Wisconsin 54912-2277, USA
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