Largest Programs Costs and Completion Time

The largest program at Western Technical College is Computer and Information Sciences and its 2023 tuition & fees are $37,268. For reference, the average tuition for the Computer and Information Sciences program of all trade schools in the United States is $15,356.
The next table shows the largest program information including tuition, books and supplies costs, program length, and average completion time.
2023 Costs and Completion Information of Largest Programs
Program NameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesProgram LengthsAvg. Completion Time
Computer and Information Sciences $37,268 $6,001 76 Hours 23 Months
National Average $15,356 - 683 Hours 11.20 Months
Registered Nursing / Registered Nurse $63,629 $7,444 120 Hours 30 Months
National Average $46,591 - 253 Hours 21.51 Months
Health Information / Medical Records Technology / Technician $19,216 $1,964 41 Hours 13 Months
National Average $16,930 - 397 Hours 13.46 Months
Office Management and Supervision $53,072 $4,193 133 Hours 30 Months
National Average $53,072 - 133 Hours 30.00 Months
Industrial Electronics Technology / Technician $31,698 $4,222 64 Hours 19 Months
National Average $18,256 - 614 Hours 14.25 Months
Physical Therapy Technician / Assistant $38,790 $3,310 74 Hours 16 Months
National Average $36,551 - 256 Hours 17.19 Months

2023 Average Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2022-2023, the average tuition & fees are $37,268 at Western Technical College. The typical cost for purchasing books and supplies for programs is $6,001. The total cost of attendance is $91,262 when a student lives off-campus.
2023 Average Costs of Attendance
Tuition & Fees$37,268
Books & Supplies$6,001
Room & Board$37,710
Other Living Expenses$10,283
Total Cost of Attendace (COA)$91,262
1Western Technical College does not offer on-campus housing facilities.

Career and Vocational Programs

Western Technical College offers 3 certificate and vocational programs through 1-year certificate and 2-Years Certificate programs. All certificate programs are conducted offline.
The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree programs.
Total Number of Career Programs
Less than 12 Weeks Cert.1 Year Cert.1-2 Years Cert. 2-4 Years Cert.
The following tables list each career program with offered degrees. The number on each columns denotes the number of completers on the program last year. The numbers includes completers through on-campus classes and partial online classes as well as complete online classes.
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Average Earning after Graduation

The following table summarizes the average wage/salary by years after earning degree/certificate in Western Technical College. After 6 years of graduation, the mean wage is $28,800 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean wage is $34,500 for Western Technical College graduates.
Median Earning By Time for Western Technical College Graduates
6 Years After Graduation$28,800$33,300$20,700
7 Years After Graduation$28,500--
8 Years After Graduation$33,000--
9 Years After Graduation$33,600--
10 Years After Graduation$34,500$38,600$23,600

Important Statistics for Prospective Students

The graduation rate at Western Technical College is 74%. The students to faculty ratio is 30 to 1 an the retention rate is 71%.
Key Academics Stats
Graduation Rate74%
Transfer-out Rate1%
Retention Rate71%(full-time), 100% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio30 to 1
Student Population623 Students
Number of Faculties48 Faculties
Number of Staffs74 Staffs

On-Campus Student Services

Western Technical College provides a number of student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

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