Graduate Outcome Report 2022-2023

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

Median salary of associate degree grads: $52,592 six months after graduation.

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Percent Employed

93% of 2022-2023 graduates available for employment were employed six months after graduation, and 72% of those had jobs in their field of study.

93% Employed - 7% Seeking employment

Satisfaction with Training

97% of NWTC Graduates are Satisfied or Very Satisfied with their training.

58% Very satisfied, 40% Satisfied, 2% Unsatisfied or Very Unsatisfied

Why graduates choose NWTC

32% Preparation for Getting a Job

25% Prepare for further education

17% Improve Existing Job Skills

15% Make a Career Change

8% Personal Interest

3% Other Reasons

Location of Employment

55% of graduates work in the NWTC district. 22% work in Wisconsin. 5are employed out-of-state.

Map of the northeast Wisconsin district

About the Data

This information contains Graduate Follow-Up Survey employment-related findings for Summer 2022 through Spring 2023 graduates at approximately 6 months after graduation. All 2,296 graduates were contacted via email, phone and text and asked to complete the survey; and 1,361 graduates completed the survey.

Report Definitions

Number of graduates — Count of program graduates as of survey date.

Percent employed — Portion of survey respondents available for employment reporting full- or part-time employment approximately 6 months after graduation.

Percent employed in field — Portion of survey respondents reporting employment who have a job related to their specific program of study.

Median annual wage — Of graduates reporting full-time, related jobs, this is the annualized salary of the middle graduate when salaries are ranked from low to high. * Indicates not enough wage data collected via survey.