Cost of college went up for all students at Blackhawk Technical College

In-state tuition and fees rose 5.4 percent for 2017-18 at Blackhawk Technical College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees rose 5.4 percent for 2017-18 at Blackhawk Technical College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Wisconsin residents paid $4,329 to attend the two-year public institution this year $222 more than the $4,107 charged for 2016-17.

Non-residents paid 45.8 percent more than residents this year, or $6,312. Their price tag grew 4.1 percent from $6,062 in 2016-17.

About 94 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Wisconsin residents. And about 5 percent are residents of other states.

Data shows 76 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 157 students received grants or scholarships totaling $644,986 and 112 students took out student loans totaling more than $466,839.

Including all undergraduates, 1,310 students used grants or scholarships totaling $5.28 million. Another 1,058 took out $4.2 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
In-state
~1,912
$3,965
$4,045
$4,107
$4,329
9.2%
Out-of-state
~102
$5,853
$5,971
$6,062
$6,312
7.8%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Blackhawk Technical College in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
126
59%
$556,643
$4,418
State / local grant or scholarship
76
36%
$80,477
$1,059
Institutional grants or scholarships
17
8%
$7,866
$463
Grant or scholarship aid total
157
74%
$644,986
$4,108
Federal student loans
112
53%
$466,839
$4,168
Other student loans
0
0%
$0
Student loan aid
112
53%
$466,839
$4,168
Total student aid
161
76%

Want to get notified whenever we write about Blackhawk Technical College ?

Sign-up Next time we write about Blackhawk Technical College, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

Blackhawk Technical College

More News

Metro Business Network