Fox Valley Technical College

1825 N Bluemound Dr
Appleton, WI 54912
Tel: 9207355600
10,361 students
Public institution
Fox Valley Technical College offers services from a variety of campus locations, regional centers and training sites. Many online learning options are also available, plus blended options which combine online learning with hands-on instruction. The college also provides customized business solutions that help employers ensure their workforce is ready and can gain a competitive edge in the market.
School Highlights
Fox Valley Technical College serves 10,361 students (28% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 25%.
Fox Valley Technical College is the only community colleges within Outagamie County, WI.
The nearest community college is Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (24.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 522 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
College Fox Valley Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs 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 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 0.39 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 10,361 students 1,315 students
Fox Valley Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
22:1
Fox Valley Technical College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,913 students
815 students
Fox Valley Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 7,448 students
1,061 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%
5%
Fox Valley Technical College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Fox Valley Technical College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
2%
15%
Fox Valley Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
78%
49%
Fox Valley Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
11%
6%
Fox Valley Technical College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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. 0.39 0.70
Fox Valley Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,500 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,000 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,500 $5,590
Fox Valley Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,000 $10,086
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)

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Each year 40,000-50,000 people enroll in classes at FVTC
  • Approximately 30,000 people take continuing education courses annually
  • FVTC serves approximately 10,000 degree-declared students each year
  • Around 60% of program students attend part-time- In 2014-15, FVTC trained over 1,000 apprenticeship students
  • 14% of 2014 area high school graduates enrolled at FVTC directly from high school

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
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    (920)498-5400
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  • Rasmussen College-Wisconsin
    Private for-profit
    1,402 students | 25.20 Mi904 South Taylor Street Suite 100
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    (920)593-8400
    25.201,402
  • 213 students | 25.50 Mi470 Security Blvd
    Green Bay, WI 54313
    (920)662-9000
    25.50213
  • 6,613 students | 34.40 Mi235 N National Avenue
    Fond du Lac, WI 54936
    (920)929-2483
    34.406,613
  • 2,641 students | 42.90 Mi1290 North Avenue
    Cleveland, WI 53015
    (920)693-1000
    42.902,641
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 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Wisconsin is Sanford-Brown College-West Allis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.