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Fox Valley Technical College

Appleton, WI

At A Glance

Main Address

1825 N Bluemound Dr

Appleton, WI 54914-1643

www.fvtc.edu

Admission Office

1825 North Bluemound Drive

PO Box 2277

Appleton, WI 54912-2277

(920) 735-5645

Fax : (920) 735-2484

admissions@fvtc.edu

Contact : Lisa Schmid

Director - Enrollment Management

Type of School

Medium

Public

technical college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Member

College Board Code: 0747

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 12,149

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 683

In-State Tuition : $4,719.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $6,803.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Diploma

Associate

Setting

Small City (50-250k)

Suburban

Commuter campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Apr 15

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Diploma, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Member

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations C
Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology/Technician C
Agricultural Mechanization, General A
Agricultural Production Operations, General C
Agricultural/Farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling A
Agronomy and Crop Science A C
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production A
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General C
Dairy Husbandry and Production C
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management C

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping C
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General A
Banking and Financial Support Services A
Business Administration and Management, General A C
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies A
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services C
Hospitality Administration/Management, General A
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General A
Knowledge Management A
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management A
Marketing/Marketing Management, General A C
Meeting and Event Planning A
Office Management and Supervision A
Receptionist C
Selling Skills and Sales Operations C

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Radio and Television A

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Programming/Programmer, General A
Computer Support specialist A C
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications A
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance A
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster A C

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager A
Carpentry/Carpenter C
Electrician C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Automation Engineer Technology/Technician A
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician A
Electromechanical/Electromechanical Engineering Technology/Technician A
Industrial Safety Technology/Technician A
Industrial Technology/Technician C
Instrumentation Technology/Technician C
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician A C
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD A C

English Language, Literature & Letters
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing A

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Child Care Provider/Assistant C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician A
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling A
Dental Assisting/Assistant C
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist A
Electroneurodiagnostic/Electroencephalographic Technology/Technologist A
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) C
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician A
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training C
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage C
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder C
Medical Office Computer Specialist/Assistant C
Medical Office Management/Administration A
Medical/Clinical Assistant C
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide C
Occupational Therapist Assistant A
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant C
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician A C
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling A
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant A

Legal Professions & Studies
Court Reporting and Captioning/Court Reporter A C
Legal Assistant/Paralegal A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician C
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician A C
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technician A
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology/Technician C

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General A

Natural Resources & Conservation
Natural Resources/Conservation, General A

Personal & Culinary Services
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist C
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef C
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant C

Precision Production
Cabinetmaking and Millwork C
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant C
Metal Fabricator C
Welding Technology/Welder A C

Science Technologies & Technicians
Biology/Biotechnology Technology/Technician A C
Science Technologies/Technicians, General C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science A C
Fire Science/Fire-fighting A
Forensic Science and Technology A
Wildland/Forest Firefighting and Investigation A C

Transportation & Materials Moving
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew A C
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor C

Visual & Performing Arts
Interior Design A

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Double Major

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Internships

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Student-Designed Major

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

250 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Computer repair service available on campus

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : public safety training center

Geographic Location : 100 miles from Milwaukee.

Small City

Suburban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 12,149

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 683

Degree-seeking undergrads : 6,364

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 24

Full time students average age : 23

Part Time students : 68.0%

Percentage of males : 55.0%

Percentage of females : 45.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 5.0%

Black African American : 2.0%

Asian : 4.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 5.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 8.0%

White : 74.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : Fox Times

Student Newspaper URL : https://issuu.com/foxtimes

Housing Options

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is not allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Foxes

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Counseling And Wellness

Alcohol/substance abuse counseling

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Health services

Minority students services

On-campus daycare

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Veteran's counselor

Women's services

Economically disadvantaged students services

Financial aid counseling

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Comprehensive services for students with learning disabilities

Academic Support Programs

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Tutoring

Learning center

Study skills assistance

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

N

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

Y

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $30.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : No

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : No

From the college: Students may be awarded credit for a course(s) by achieving an acceptable score on an exam with nationally recognized standards including Advanced Placement (AP) exams with a score of 3 or above and the CLEP exams with a score of 50 or above.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

From the college: Student would get admitted regardless of AP credit.

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

Biology

3

4

General Biology

All

Calculus AB

3

4

Calculus 1

All

Calculus BC

3

4

Calculus 1

All

Chemistry

3

4

General Chemistry

All

English Language and Composition

3

3

Written Communication English Composition

All

English Literature and Composition

3

3

Written Communication English Composition

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

Economics

All

Microeconomics

3

3

Economics

All

Physics 1

3

3

College Physics

All

Psychology

3

3

Intro to Psychology Psychology of Human Relations

All

Statistics

3

3

Intro to Statistics

All

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of scholarship / grants : 100.0%

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Apr 15

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Stacy Doran

Financial aid office phone : (920) 735-5650

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $138.90

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $208.35

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Weekends

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$4,719.00

$4,719.00

$4,719.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$6,803.00

$6,803.00

$6,803.00

Room only:

--

$7,636.00

$3,428.00

Books and supplies:

$1,974.00

$1,974.00

$1,974.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

$2,056.00

$2,056.00

Transportation expenses:

--

$1,798.00

$1,798.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$6,693.00

$18,183.00

$13,975.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$8,777.00

$20,267.00

$16,059.00

Important cost information from the school: Material fees vary by program; minimum $4.50 per course. $10 per credit fee for online courses.

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Students who applied for transfer

Students who applied for transfer from 2 year schools: 30.0%

Students who applied for transfer from 4 year schools: 70.0%

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $100.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $6,803.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $7,636.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $208.35

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: 75

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 70

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

English as a Second Language Program On Campus for International Students

International Student Adviser

Special International Student Orientation Program