Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

Tel: (920)498-5400
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College is a two-year technical college, serving northeast Wisconsin by providing education, training, and life-long learning opportunities for individuals and businesses leading to the development of a skilled workforce. Our customers stimulate the economic vitality of our district as a result of the application of skills and knowledge acquired through the completion of certificates, degrees, diplomas, and courses.
School Highlights
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College serves 10,406 students (31% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 21%.
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College is one of 2 community colleges within Brown County, WI.
  • The nearest community college is Rasmussen College-Wisconsin (1.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 363 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College(WI) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty363 staff167 staff
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 10,406 has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment10,406 students3,351 students
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students3,193 students1,122 students
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students7,213 students2,229 students
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Enrollment Breakdown WI All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
3%
3%
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
3%
5%
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
1%
7%
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Black (2007-2016)
% White
90%
79%
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College More (2011-2016)
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown WI All Ethnic Groups 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.0.190.37
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
42%
32%
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,300$34,300
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,198 is less than the state average of $4,945. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,036 is less than the state average of $6,972. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,198$4,945
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,036$6,972
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%80%
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$11,951
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College is a publicly supported, high technology college working closely with businesses and residents of Northeast Wisconsin to provide the education that residents and employers need. Schools sprang up in Green Bay and Marinette in 1913, followed in 1941 by a school in Sturgeon Bay. Their scope expanded to include adults of all ages who were interested in technical careers, whether or not they were in the workforce. In 1968, the three schools joined to become a single district in what is now the Wisconsin Technical College System. The combined service areas of the Green Bay, Marinette, and Sturgeon Bay campuses include part or all of nine counties. Today, NWTC offers over 70 Associate Degree and Technical Diploma programs, nearly 40 certificates, contracted business services, personal enrichment and continuing education courses. This wide range of programs serves a wide variety of needs; in an average year, NWTC serves one in eight District residents, or nearly 40,000 people. The Green Bay campus is the largest of the three campuses. The growing complex includes the District offices, a police and fire-fighter training center, and specialized education buildings for hands-on education in business and information technology, health occupations, construction trades, manufacturing technology, and protective services. NWTC is a member of the Wisconsin Technical College System. We are accredited through the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Rasmussen College-Wisconsin
    Private, for profit
    1,132 students | 1.10 Mi904 South Taylor Street, Suite 100
    Green Bay WI  54303
    (920)593-8400
    1.101,132
  • 10,361 students | 24.40 Mi1825 N Bluemound Dr
    Appleton WI  54912
    24.4010,361
  • 3,008 students | 45.20 Mi1290 North Avenue
    Cleveland WI  53015
    (920)693-1000
    45.203,008
  • 6,280 students | 53.60 Mi235 N National Avenue
    Fond Du Lac WI  54936
    (920)929-2483
    53.606,280
  • 4,377 students | 82.00 Mi1000 Campus Dr
    Wausau WI  54401
    (715)675-3331
    82.004,377
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For Wisconsin public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,945 per year for in-state students and $6,972 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,826 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Wisconsin is Herzing University-Madison. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.