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 Impressive Facts

Did you know that NWTC is among the top two-year colleges in the United States?

NWTC is a national leader!


NWTC is an Achieving the Dream Leader College—a national designation awarded to community colleges that commit to improving student success and closing achievement gaps.


Out of 5,000 colleges that award associate degrees, NWTC ranks in the TOP 1% of U.S. colleges for:

(Source: U.S. Department of Education data published in Community College Week on August 18, 2014)


NWTC is the right choice for…

Career options

  • More than 100 associate degrees, technical diplomas, and apprenticeships plus 84 certificates
  • Degree transfer agreements with 37 colleges and universities,
  • 98% of 2012 graduates are satisfied or very satisfied with their NWTC education


  • 2,424 graduates in 2012-2013--more than all other Green Bay area colleges combined
  • 43,022 learners in 2012-2013
  • Ranked as one of America’s 20 fastest-growing large colleges in 2003, 2004, and 2006 (Sources: Community College Week and U.S. Dept. of Education)
  • Ranked in top 12 percent of U.S. two-year colleges for promoting student success, retention and graduation (Source: Aspen Institute)

The economy

  • NWTC served 1,070 businesses in 2012-2013 with training for 26,007 employees.
  • Median salary of $36,527 for 2012 associate degree graduates working in their field. 
  • 94 percent of 2012 graduates work in Wisconsin; 69 percent work in NWTC's district.