There are a lot of reasons to choose WCTC. Here are just a few:
Many students feel lost in large lecture halls and learn better in small classes with individualized attention. WCTC’s average class size is approximately 16 students, so your instructors will get to know you well and help you achieve your personal goals.
Dedicated Instructors with Relevant Work Experience
All of WCTC’s instructors are qualified to teach in their area of instruction, with industry-recognized degrees and occupational experience in their area of instruction.
Our students learn on the most advanced technology available in their fields, from world-class IT networking labs to our state-of-the-art Robotics and Human Patient Simulation labs.
Rather than simply memorizing theory, you’ll apply what you learn through hands-on projects. This applied approach helps reinforce concepts and keep you interested and motivated.
Earn and Learn Through Internships
More than 161 students completed internships at 136 local employers in 2020-21, allowing them to gain relevan work experience while earning college credit. More than 60 percent are hired by their employer upon completing their internship.
Respect of Area Employers
Employers consistently hire WCTC grads because they know they have the skills to immediately contribute. Every WCTC academic program is guided by advisory committees of industry professionals who ensure that what we teach in the classroom reflects employer expectations.
Credit for Prior Learning and Transfer Opportunities
Incoming students can earn significant credit through their school, work and life experiences. WCTC accepts credit for prior learning in numerous ways. Additionally, if WCTC graduates are interested in continuing their education, many agreements are in place to allow them to seamlessly transfer credits to four-year colleges and universities.