ERIC Number: ED452923
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
WTCS Facts, February 2001.
Wisconsin Technical Coll. System Board, Madison.
This report provides data tables that show various institutional characteristics of the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS), including enrollment, finance, programs, and staff. In addition to providing the latest data for each college in the system, the report helps draw long-term trends by including systemwide data from 1991 to 2000. Report highlights include: (1) the systemwide headcount was 454,728 for 1990-1991 and 453,668 for 1999-2000, slightly less than the figure from 10 years ago; (2) the 1999-2000 headcount by college shows that Milwaukee, Madison, and Fox Valley Technical Colleges, had the highest total headcount figures; (3) at Madison Technical College, 2,275 graduates received associate degrees and diplomas during 1999-2000, an 9% increase from the previous year; (4) the 1998-99 graduate employment status by college shows that at least 95% of graduates were employed approximately six months after graduation at most of the 16 colleges in the WTCS; (5) eighty-nine percent of the working graduates from Chippewa Valley Technical College were employed in a field related to their college program; and (6) during 2000-01, the per-credit program fee was $85.90--during the same year, the per-credit out-of-state tuition was $288.85. (JA)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Technical Coll. System Board, Madison.