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Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Ranked?

2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College was awarded 41 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is medical administrative/executive assistant and medical secretary.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked WITC as #1,600 out of 2,576 colleges and universities in the country on its 2022 Best Colleges list.

WITC is also ranked #45 out of 52 schools in Wisconsin.

See all of the rankings for Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College.

Is It Hard to Get Into WITC?

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

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Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At WITC, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 8 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is 26%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  26 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College this rate is 62%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  62 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College.

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,966 undergraduates at WITC with 1,108 being full-time and 1,858 being part-time.

How Much Does Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Cost?

The overall average net price of WITC is $11,997. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for WITC

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$10,728 $11,454 $13,076 $15,416 $15,749

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of WITC, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At WITC, approximately 54% of students took out student loans averaging $4,674 a year. That adds up to $18,696 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at WITC is 10.2%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

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How Much Money Do WITC Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from WITC make about $32,500 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 18% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College make the most money.

Location of Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is a public institution located in Shell Lake, Wisconsin. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.

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Contact details for WITC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 505 Pine Ridge Drive, Shell Lake, WI 54871-8727
Phone: 715-468-2815

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at WITC

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2018-2019, 1,936 students took at least one online class at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College. This is a decrease from the 2,057 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 1,936 447
2017-2018 2,057 501
2016-2017 2,043 440
2015-2016 1,840 472
2013-2014 1,673 451

Learn more about online learning at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College.

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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