Milwaukee Area Technical College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,095
1.71% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$8,207
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
19.4%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
14,482
32.1% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
19.2%
177 Graduates

About

Milwaukee Area Technical College is a higher education institution located in Milwaukee County, WI. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Milwaukee Area Technical College were .

In 2019, 3,689 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Milwaukee Area Technical College. 58% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 42% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (1,610 degrees), 1.91 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (843 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Milwaukee Area Technical College is $4,095, which is $−3,729 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Milwaukee Area Technical College is $4,095, which is $−3,729 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $8,207.

In 2019, 49% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 43% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$4,095
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Milwaukee Area Technical College was $4,095. The cost of tuition at Milwaukee Area Technical College is $−3,729 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$8,207
2019 Value
14.3%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Milwaukee Area Technical College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $8,207. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Milwaukee Area Technical College grew by 14.3%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,407
Room and Board
$2,450
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Milwaukee Area Technical College was of $7,407 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $2,450. The cost of room and board decreased by 2.59% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies increased by 22.5% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

49%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
43%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

49% of undergraduate students at Milwaukee Area Technical College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 3.92% with respect to 2018, when 51% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
19.4%
2017 Default Rate
886
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Milwaukee Area Technical College was 19.4%, which represents 886 out of the 4558 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Milwaukee Area Technical College has a total enrollment of 14,482 students. The full-time enrollment at Milwaukee Area Technical College is 4,651 students and the part-time enrollment is 9,831. This means that 32.1% of students enrolled at Milwaukee Area Technical College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Milwaukee Area Technical College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 36.7% White, 29.3% Black or African American, 18.1% Hispanic or Latino, 6.08% Asian, 3.82% Two or More Races, 0.608% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0898% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Milwaukee Area Technical College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Male (21.4%), followed by White Female (19.1%) and Black or African American Female (14.9%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

32.1%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Milwaukee Area Technical College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 14,482 students. The full-time enrollment at Milwaukee Area Technical College is 4,651 and the part-time enrollment is 9,831. This means that 32.1% of students enrolled at Milwaukee Area Technical College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

58%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Milwaukee Area Technical College was 58%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Milwaukee Area Technical College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    5,310
  2. Black or African American
    4,248
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    2,622

The enrolled student population at Milwaukee Area Technical College is 36.7% White, 29.3% Black or African American, 18.1% Hispanic or Latino, 6.08% Asian, 3.82% Two or More Races, 0.608% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0898% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 702 students (4.85%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 593 more women than men received degrees from Milwaukee Area Technical College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Milwaukee Area Technical College is white (1,610 degrees awarded). There were 1.91 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (843 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Milwaukee Area Technical College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Milwaukee Area Technical College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Construction (193 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (72 degrees), and Precision Production (132 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Milwaukee Area Technical College are Construction managers (37,664 people), Aircraft pilots & flight engineers (32,013 people), Other managers (24,018 people), Chefs & head cooks (8,922 people), and General & operations managers (7,551 people).

The most specialized majors at Milwaukee Area Technical College are Construction (193 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (72 degrees), Precision Production (132 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (237 degrees), and Transportation (52 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The most specialized majors at Milwaukee Area Technical College are Construction (193 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (72 degrees), Precision Production (132 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (237 degrees), and Transportation (52 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Milwaukee Area Technical College are Construction (79,606 people), Air transportation (32,841 people), Restaurants & Food Services (20,153 people), Elementary & secondary schools (10,484 people), and Services incidental to transportation (9,866 people).

The most specialized majors at Milwaukee Area Technical College are Construction (193 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (72 degrees), Precision Production (132 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (237 degrees), and Transportation (52 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Milwaukee Area Technical College.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Milwaukee Area Technical College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

1,548
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
2,141
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 1,548 degrees were awarded to men at Milwaukee Area Technical College, which is 0.723 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (2,141).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 121 degrees were awarded to men at Milwaukee Area Technical College in Computer Support Specialist, which is 3.36 times more than the 36 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 331 degrees were awarded to women at Milwaukee Area Technical College in Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant, which is 6.76 times more than the 49 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

11%
100% Completion Time
19%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 11% of students graduating from Milwaukee Area Technical College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 19% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 25% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
American Indian or Alaska Native Male
Highest Graduation Rate (42.9%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Milwaukee Area Technical College is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (42.9% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 3.39% of graduates (6 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,610 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    843 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    658 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Milwaukee Area Technical College is white (1,610 degrees awarded). There were 1.91 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (843 degrees).

6.4% of degree recipients (236 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    838 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    772 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Female
    598 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Milwaukee Area Technical College is white female (838 degrees awarded). There were 1.09 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (772 degrees).

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Operations

Milwaukee Area Technical College has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $6.43M (NaNM%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, Milwaukee Area Technical College had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. Milwaukee Area Technical College employs 521 No academic ranks, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Milwaukee Area Technical College are Female No academic ranks (273), Male No academic ranks(248), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Milwaukee Area Technical College are: Service, with 136 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 125 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 123 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A
2019 Endowment
0%
growth from 2018

Milwaukee Area Technical College has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Milwaukee Area Technical College stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $NaNM approximately the same as than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at Milwaukee Area Technical College (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Career & Technical-High Traditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $5.42M - Federal
  2. $6.78M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Milwaukee Area Technical College received $5.42M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $6.78M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$121M
2019 Salaries
0.556%
decline from 2018

In 2019, Milwaukee Area Technical College paid a median of $121M in salaries, which represents NaNM% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 0.556% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 3.09% growth from 2017 and a 0.432% decline from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$49.6M
Instructional Salaries
521
Number of Employees

In 2019, Milwaukee Area Technical College paid a total of $49.6M to 521 employees working as instructors, which represents 40.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

No academic rank
Most Common Instructor
521 Employees
Service
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
136 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Milwaukee Area Technical College were No academic rank with 521 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Milwaukee Area Technical College were Service with 136 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 125 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 123 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female No academic rank
  2. Male No academic rank
  3. false

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Milwaukee Area Technical College was Female No academic rank with 273 employees, Male No academic rank with 248 employees, and false with 0 employees.

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