W I S C O N S I N T E C H N I C A L C O L L E G E S Y S T E M | 1 2 Affordability + credit transfer = tremendous value. Your associate degree can launch your career and save significant scratch ($) on the first two years with the option of continuing on. Tuition and Fees Tuition is the same at the 16 technical colleges, and costs less than at other colleges and universities. Effective with the 2017 summer session: Wisconsin Resident: Degree and diploma program $132.20 per credit 4-year college/liberal arts tansfer program $178.80 per credit Out-of- State Resident: Degree and diploma program $198.30 per credit 4-year college/liberal arts transfer program $268.20 per credit Tuition is subject to change by WTC System Board action prior to the beginning of the new academic year. Additional costs include books, materials and other incidental fees, depending on your college and program choice. $ 7/ UNIVE TAKE All Four-Year Institutions (average of public out-of-state and private non-profit) $29,205 Half of Associate Degree Graduates WTCS $3,966 $6,298 UW Four-Year Institutions (minimum) $9,273 UW Four-Year Institutions (maximum) UW Two-Year Institutions $4,750 $41,000 OR MORE EARN MORE SPEND LESS Median Salary for associate degree graduates right out of college *Source: Graduate Outcomes Report (2016 graduates) All Four-Year Institutions (average of public out-of-state and private non-profit) $29,205 Half of Associate Degree Graduates WTCS $3,966 $6,298 UW Four-Year Institutions (minimum) $9,273 UW Four-Year Institutions (maximum) UW Two-Year Institutions $4,750 $41,000 OR MORE EARN MORE SPEND LESS All Four-Year Institutions (average of public out-of-state and private non-profit) $29,205 Half of Associate Degree Graduates WTCS $3,966 $6,298 UW Four-Year Institutions (minimum) $9,273 UW Four-Year Institutions (maximum) UW Two-Year Institutions $4,750 $41,000 OR MORE EARN MORE SPEND LESS *Source: The College Board 2017 Annual Average Cost of College Tuition and fees for full-time undergraduates in the United States *Source: WTCS Tuition Workgroup 2017 Common_pages 02_16_WTCS_2017_FINAL.indd 12 7/25/17 3:37 PM