Fox Valley Technical College

1825 N Bluemound Dr
Appleton, WI 54912
Tel: (920)735-5600
10,361 students
Public institution
The mission of Fox Valley Technical College is to help individuals reach their potential by providing cost-effective education and training which meets their objectives for employment, continuing higher education, and personal enrichment. We seek to build and maintain a diverse and effective work force that supports the economic growth and stability of our communities.
School Highlights:
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Fox Valley Technical College serves 10,361 students (28.12% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
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Fox Valley Technical College is the only community colleges within Outagamie County, WI.
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The nearest community college is Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (24.41 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 522 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Fox Valley Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 522 staff
61 staff
Fox Valley Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 10,361 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 56% over five years.
Total Enrollment 10,361 students 1,294 students
Fox Valley Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
21:1
Fox Valley Technical College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,913 students
822 students
Fox Valley Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 7,448 students
1,025 students
Fox Valley Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Fox Valley Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Fox Valley Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
4%
2%
Fox Valley Technical College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Fox Valley Technical College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
2%
12%
Fox Valley Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
78%
57%
Fox Valley Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
9%
3%
Fox Valley Technical College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Fox Valley Technical College Non Resident (2006-2013)
Fox Valley Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.17 0.53
Fox Valley Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,152 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,985 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,152 $5,694
Fox Valley Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,985 $10,252
Fox Valley Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 73%
89%
Fox Valley Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Fox Valley Technical College Offers over 75 associate degree and technical diploma programs, 110 short-term certificates and related instruction to 21 apprentice trades. The college also 12 unique programs not offered at other WI technical colleges— Agriculture/Outdoor Power Equipment, Aircraft Electronics, Diesel Equipment Mechanic, Horticulture Technician, Human Resources, Natural Resources Technician, Package & Label Printing, Package & Label Printing Technician, Quality Management, Residential Building Construction. Main Appleton campus is 514,000 sq. ft. Key satellite buildings are D. J. Bordini Center at 79,000 sq. ft. & Transportation Center at 80,000 sq. ft. Other campuses includes Oshkosh Riverside campus is 67,000 sq. ft.; S. J. Spanbauer Center is 68,000 sq. ft. The college also Offers instruction/services in five regional centers (Chilton, Clintonville, Neenah, Waupaca and Wautoma) and more than 50 other outreach locations. Fox Valley Technical College serves 5 county area--Winnebago, Outagamie, Waupaca, Waushara, Calumet. The college is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

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Did You Know?
For Wisconsin public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,163 per year for in-state students and $7,019 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,338 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Wisconsin is 88%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Wisconsin community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Wisconsin is Sanford-Brown College-West Allis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.