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Waukesha County Technical College

Applied learning. State-of-the-art technology. Instructors with real-world experience. Transfer options. Employer connections. These are a few reasons students choose to attend Waukesha County Technical College. Classes are hands-on and highly interactive, and you will learn from faculty who are masters of their craft and experts in their field. A WCTC education is relevant to today’s world and workforce, so prepare yourself for an affordable, effective and practical learning experience that will propel you forward!


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of graduates were satisfied or very satisfied with the education they received at WCTC


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median salary for graduates who obtained new full-time jobs in a field related to their degree

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Admissions Requirements

Start your admission to Waukesha County Technical College with a few simple steps. Contact the admissions representatives at the college with any questions and for assistance along the way.

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WCTC Experience

Want to reach your academic goals in less time? WCTC’s year-round calendar with 8-week terms allows you to build on your academic momentum, and complete your education and enter the workforce faster.

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WCTC is recognized for outstanding programs in Cyber Security, Robotics, Engineering, Nursing and more. Employers consistently praise our graduates for the level of knowledge and training they bring to their jobs.

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Get a head start with credit for prior learning! Earn credit for knowledge gained through advanced high school classes, previous college coursework, military training, work or volunteer experience.

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Workforce Solutions

WCTC values its strong partnerships with local business, industry and community organizations. Working in tandem, the College provide individuals and area employees with practical skills needed for success. The Corporate Training Center offers professional development workshops, consulting services and customized training; the Small Business Center provides networking events and clubs, noncredit courses, small business certificates and other services. Additionally, WCTC offers continuing education courses for those in select fields, such as health care and law enforcement.

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Student Ambassador Max Czechowski

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Waukesha County News

Waukesha teen graduates high school, college in same school year

While the COVID-19 pandemic pushed many students online, one Waukesha teen used the time home to her advantage – graduating from high school and college in the same school year.

WCTC experiencing heavier demand for culinary students and graduates

Although economic activity is trending back towards pre-pandemic levels and COVID-19 cases remain low, some sectors remain more hamstrung  than others. One in particular continues to struggle despite consumer enthusiasm: restaurants. “The industry is at a standstill,” said Fishbones
Cajun & Creole Restaurant General Manager Silver Mitchell. “Not a single person around here can hire new employees because there’s nobody applying.”

WCTC campuses to open in August

Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC) leaders announced on Tuesday, March 30 that they plan to fully reopen the main Pewaukee and Waukesha campuses on Aug. 2, with the fall semester beginning Aug. 16.