Winter Park Tech

Winter Park Tech

Winter Park Tech, WPT, is a technical training center in Winter Park, Florida that also operates the Avalon Campus in Orlando, and several other education centers throughout Florida. WPT offers more than 20 career certificate programs in the fields of arts and design, business, information technology, and health science. Various courses for adult education, GED preparation, academic remediation, and Adult English Literacy/ ESOL are also available.

Winter Park Tech offers students extensive financial assistance. Eligible candidates are awarded scholarships like the CTE Scholarship, ESOL Scholarship, WPT High School Diploma Scholarship, WPT Foundation Scholarship, GED Scholarship, and WPT Scholarship. In addition, students are provided various support services like job placement assistance, and hands-on training facilities.

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Winter Park Tech
901 Webster Ave
Winter Park , FL 32789
General Phone: (407) 622-2900

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Winter Park Tech Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology155medical coding, medical assistant, pharmacy tech, electrocardiograph tech, phlebotomy, dialysis tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine27nursing assistant
Beauty and Cosmetology26facial treatment, manicurist
Engineering Technician25computer systems tech
Medical Administration21medical transcription, medical secretary
Media18desktop publishing and imaging, communications tech courses
Computer Science and Engineering15computer programming courses, web design, system administration
Design11interior design
Business and Management9accounting and related services
Law9legal secretary, court reporting
Construction Trades7home furnishings
Office and Administration5administrative assistant
Mechanics and Repair5jewelrymaking

Number of programs and degrees for Winter Park Tech in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years16915
Award of less than 1 academic year1588
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years61

Winter Park Tech Student Body

In 2007-2008, Winter Park Tech had a total enrollment of 1,294 students (492 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 41%
Black 26%
Hispanic 26%
Asian 5%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 13%
20-21 5%
22-24 6%
25-29 7%
30-34 6%
35-39 10%
40-49 18%
50-64 24%
65+ 9%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Winter Park Tech Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 67 %
Part-Time 29 %

Winter Park Tech Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Winter Park, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Winter Park Tech Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Winter Park Tech participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2504600)

Winter Park Tech Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Facial Treatment Specialist/Facialist
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management
Accounting and Related Services, Other

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Other
System Administration/Administrator
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Construction Trades
Home Furnishings and Equipment Installers

Interior Design

Engineering Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology

Court Reporting/Court Reporter
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

Mechanics And Repair
Watchmaking and Jewelrymaking

Communications Technologies/Technicians & Support Services, Other
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Renal/Dialysis Technologist/Technician

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

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Winter Park Tech Highlights

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What Sets Winter Park Tech Apart:

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Number of students
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 9%Winter Park Tech Number of students
Number of degree programs
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Top 11%Winter Park Tech Number of degree programs
% of degrees in media
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 15%Winter Park Tech % of degrees in media
% of degrees in law
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 17%Winter Park Tech % of degrees in law

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study

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