Southwest Wisconsin Technical College

Fennimore, WI

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,421
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-High Nontraditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Rural: Distant (rural territory more than 5 miles but up to 25 miles from an urbanized area or more than 2.5 and up to 10 miles from an urban cluster)
Two-year, small // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 41% / 59% (2017)

First generation college students: 49.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 15.1% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.0% (2016)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 24.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 9.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 4.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 2.5% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 89.2%
Black: 3.5%
Hispanic: 2.3%
Asian: 0.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 3.5%
Non-resident alien: 0.0%
Unknown race: 0.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $14,259
In-State tuition: $4,571
Out-of-State tuition: $6,683

Estimated books and supplies: $1,939 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $7,844 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,761 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $7,844 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,761 (2022)

Average Family Income: $50,661 (2017)
Median Family Income: $33,516 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 20.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 17.7%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $7,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $80 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $8,083
$30k-48k $9,103
$48k-75k $10,634
$75k-110k $13,160
$110k+ $13,315

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 97.6% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $7,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $3,956 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $5,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $6,265 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 69.3% (2015)
@3 year 72.8% (2017)
@5 year 76.7% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 50.7% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 55.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $35,810 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $40,602 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Agricultural Business and Management. 4 $51,686 ($4,307)
Associate's Degree Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 15
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 15 $12,750 $106 $43,336 ($3,611)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mason/Masonry. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Carpenters. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical and Power Transmission Installers. 28 $5,225 $48 $49,880 ($4,157) $60,844 ($5,070)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Plumbing and Related Water Supply Services. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 18 $33,093 ($2,758)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 34 $5,500 $42 $39,140 ($3,262) $50,833 ($4,236)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 16 $27,685 ($2,307) $24,198 ($2,017)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 29 $13,381 $80 $33,868 ($2,822) $35,891 ($2,991)
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 7 $21,512 $148 $35,606 ($2,967)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 23 $9,411 $61 $31,032 ($2,586) $27,766 ($2,314)
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 11 $34,225 ($2,852) $39,248 ($3,271)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 47 $38,196 ($3,183)
Associate's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 20 $19,698 $50,228 ($4,186)
Associate's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 8
Associate's Degree Alternative and Complementary Medical Support Services. 2
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 39 $15,329 $107 $58,478 ($4,873) $62,369 ($5,197)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 225 $6,562 $18,941 ($1,578) $36,941 ($3,078)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 2
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 35 $11,750 $90 $37,568 ($3,131) $35,082 ($2,924)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 6
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 9 $36,890 ($3,074)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Agricultural Mechanization. 17 $53,196 ($4,433) $44,931 ($3,744)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Agricultural Production Operations. 9
Associate's Degree Agricultural Production Operations. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Food Science and Technology. 2
Associate's Degree Plant Sciences. 4
Associate's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 14 $18,996 ($1,583)
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 12 $52,829 ($4,402)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services. 9 $22,426 ($1,869)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 4
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 6 $33,597 ($2,800)
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 10
Associate's Degree Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 10 $59,090 ($4,924) $62,869 ($5,239)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 5
Associate's Degree Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General. 1


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $72,792
Full time faculty: 54%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 14.0

School's endowment start of year: $3,676,149 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $5,512,283 (2022)