Southwest Wisconsin Technical College: Review & Facts

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Southwest Wisconsin Technical College is a small two-year, public school with 2,115 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1965 and is the only school located in Fennimore, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Fair
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College will give you the opportunity to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Southwest Tech deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, Industrial Technologies, Agriculture, and Electrical and Electronics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
74%
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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Southwest Wisconsin Technical College student retention rate is fair at 74% (close to Wisconsin average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Southwest Wisconsin Technical College is average: 60%.

Student to faculty ratio at Southwest Tech is pretty decent -- 14:1. Learn more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,200
Low
Average tuition costs are low, around $5,800 a year. The additional fees at Southwest Tech (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $400; which comes to $6,200 per year.

Read the details about Southwest Wisconsin 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 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) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Southwest Wisconsin Technical College is $30.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Southwest Wisconsin Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (608) 822-3262 or check Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,700
Medium
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College provides a distance education program 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 Southwest Wisconsin 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.

Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 200 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- nearly $3,700 annually.

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

Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Southwest Wisconsin Technical College, 1800 Bronson Blvd, Fennimore, Wisconsin 53809-9778, USA
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