Graduate Success

2014-2015 Graduate follow up report - How many NWTC students are employed 6 months after graduation?

93% of grads are employed within six months of graduation.

Median salary of associate degree grads: $38,207 six months after graduation.

97.6% of graduates are satisfied or very satisfied with their NWTC education.

71% of graduates work in the NWTC district and 97% work in Wisconsin.



Why graduates choose NWTC

Looking for the education and training that will lead to a successful career? Consider this– Northeast Wisconsin Technical College graduates get good jobs with good pay.

37% Employment Related Reasons

20% Prepare for Further Education

24% Make a Career Change

Percent Employed

93%25 of NWTC Graduates are Employed 6 months after graduation

Graduates available for employment, all jobs: 93% of 2014 - 2015 graduates available for employment were employed six months after graduation, and 76.4% of those had jobs in their field of study.


97.6%25 of NWTC graduates are satisfied or very satisfied with their training

97.6% NWTC graduates satisfied with training

10% Improve Existing Job Skills

7% Personal Interest

3% Other Reasons

Location of Employment

71%25 of NWTC Students are employed within our district. 97%25 are employed in Wisconsin

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About the Data

This information contains Graduate Follow-Up Survey employment-related findings for Summer 2014 through Spring 2015 graduates at approximately 6 months after graduation. All 2,568 graduates were contacted via email and/or phone and asked to complete the survey; and 1,860 graduates completed the survey.​​​

2017-2018 New Programs

Employment data estimates for programs launching during the 2017-2018 academic year (including Agronomy, Culinary Specialist, Dairy Science, Early Childhood Assistant Teacher, Farm Production-Agronomy, Farm Production-Dairy Science and Video Production) provided by EMSI.