Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

505 Pine Ridge Drive, Shell Lake
WI, 54871-8727
Tel: (715)468-2815
3,533 students
Public institution
Learning is our passion. As Northwest Wisconsin’s leader in technical education, WITC creates dynamic opportunities for career preparation and personal effectiveness. We are committed to making each and every experience with us meaningful and professional.
School Highlights:
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College serves 3,533 students (46% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is more than the state average of 21%.
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is the only community colleges within Washburn County, WI.
The nearest community college is Pine Technical College (51 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 3,533 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 64% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,533 students
1,303 students
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,623 students
832 students
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,910 students
1,036 students
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College sch enrollment Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Hispanic (2006-2011)
% Black
1%
11%
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Black (2007-2012)
% White
95%
66%
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College More (2010-2012)
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College sch ethnicity Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College sta ethnicity
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. 0.10 0.44
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,798 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,552 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,798 $5,845
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,552 $10,047
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

WITC is the college of choice for students who wish to pursue associate degrees or technical diplomas, and for those presently employed who wish to advance in their careers through continuing education. In many cases, area employers contract with the college for customized training consisting of specific courses that are developed and taught by WITC instructors at an employer's work site. The college offers 53 technical career programs. Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is a part of the Wisconsin Technical College System, with four campus locations (Ashland, New Richmond, Rice Lake and Superior), two branch locations (Hayward and Ladysmith), a Learning Center in Spooner, and our administrative headquarters in Shell Lake. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission to grant degrees and certificates.

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Did You Know?
For Wisconsin public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,157 per year for in-state students and $4,836 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,598 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Wisconsin is 90%. 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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Sanford-Brown College-West Allis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.