Fox Valley Technical College

1825 N Bluemound Dr
Appleton, WI 54912
Tel: (920)735-5600
10,361 students
Public institution

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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:
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 community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 21%.
Fox Valley Technical College is the only community colleges within Outagamie County, WI.
The nearest community college is Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (24.4 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
59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 10,361 teachers has grown by 35% 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 grown by 30% over five years.
Total Enrollment
10,361 students
1,282 students
Fox Valley Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students
2,913 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 7,448 students
1,017 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%
% Asian
4%
2%
Fox Valley Technical College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
% Black
2%
12%
% White
78%
57%
% Unknown races
9%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,152 is less than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,152 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,985 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 73%
89%
Source: 2013 (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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For Wisconsin public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,900 per year for in-state students and $5,974 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,464 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 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Wisconsin is Sanford-Brown College-West Allis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.