Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, also known as WITC, is a technical college located on the shores of Shell Lake, Wisconsin, United States. It was established in the year 1912. The college was originally known as the Industrial, Commercial, and Continuing Evening School. WITC operates campuses in New Richmond, Ashland, Superior, and Rice Lake. It also has two branches in Hayward and Ladysmith. WITC offers degrees, certificate programs, and technical diplomas in several areas of study. The College also offers online programs.

WITC has an active student life. It hosts a multitude of clubs and organizations including the Student Senate, Marketing Club, Early Childhood Association, Cosmetology Club, and Nursing Club.

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Contacting Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
505 Pine Ridge Drive
Shell Lake , WI 54871-8727
General Phone: (715) 468-2815

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine1,149EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant
Business and Management110business management, operations management, accounting, accounting technology, finance, marketing, retail
Mechanics and Repair88communications install and repair, computer repair, industrial mechanics, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, small engine mechanics, marine mechanic
Production Trades62machine shop assistant, welding
Office and Administration61administrative assistant, office data entry
Medical Support and Technology49medical assistant
Beauty and Cosmetology44hair styling, aesthetician and skin care
Therapy and Counseling44massage therapy
Medical Administration40medical secretary
Construction Trades31masonry, building inspection and management, plumbing
Engineering Technician29architectural engineering tech, HVAC tech, manufacturing tech, computer systems tech, mechanical drafting
Agricultural Science and Management28farm management, agricultural machine tech, dairy production
Education and Teaching26early childhood education
Security and Law Enforcement17corrections
Computer Science and Engineering15systems analyst, web design, computer networking, computer support
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy13occupational therapist assistant
Liberal Arts1interdisciplinary studies

Number of programs and degrees for Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1,0709
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years545
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years30715
Associate's degree37625

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College had a total enrollment of 3,677 students (2,465 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Hispanic 25%
Unknown 75%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 18%
20-21 13%
22-24 12%
25-29 13%
30-34 9%
35-39 8%
40-49 13%
50-64 6%
65+ 1%

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


Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 58 %
Part-Time 61 %

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Shell Lake, Wisconsin for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Wisconsin Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,234
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 19,144
Books and supplies $ 1,148

Financial Aid:
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1182400)

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*0*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year66$63,83978$63,143
All faculty totalacademic year66$63,83978$63,143

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology
Dairy Husbandry and Production
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Hair Styling/Stylist and Hair Design

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Finance, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision
Retailing and Retail Operations

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, & Inspection, Other
Plumbing Technology/Plumber

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Technology/Technician
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD

Liberal Arts
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Marine Maintenance/Fitter and Ship Repair Technology/Technician
Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Occupational Therapist Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Highlights

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What Sets Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Apart:

% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 12%Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
% students 40 years or older
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Top 15%Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College % students 40 years or older
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(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 15%Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Salaries of full-time faculty
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Top 16%Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Number of degree programs
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 18%Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 19%Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Number of students
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Top 19%Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)

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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
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checked Remedial classes for students
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