Gateway Facts

Get an at-a-glance introduction to Gateway Technical College through a wide range of facts and figures about the college. Learn about our student population, our campuses and centers, our programs, our graduates, our impact on the community and more. If you need additional information or have questions, please contact Michael Smith, director of Institutional Research, at or 262-564-2460.


20,812 Students Served in 2018-19 - 8,692 Pre-college Students - 3,267 Credential-seeking Students - 3,876 Continuing Education Students - 5,995 Dual Credit Students - 231 Apprenticeship Students

87% of students from the tri-county district

40% students of color

28 - average age of our students

70 plus career programs including 18 online

85% part-time program students

$134 cost per cerdit hour - half the cost of area 4-year universities

3963 students awarded over 24 million dollars in financial aid

260,000 dollars on Foundation Scholarships changing the lives of 352 students

Over 3 million dollars saved by high schools students earning dual credit

1,709 graudates and 1,302 certificates awarded

98 percent of Gateway graduates are happy with their education

92 percent of graduates are employed

Over 47 agreements with four year colleges to further grasuates' academic opportunities

75 percent of graduates work in the Gateway district

149 Businesses upskilled their workforce through customized training

36 percent state aid - 28 percent property tax - 22.2 percent grants - 9.5 percent other - 8.7 percent student tuition and fees

124,817,617 dollars total revenue 0 Gateway maintains a triple A bond rating from Moody's - the highest rating possible

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Gateway Technical College is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The college is a member of the Wisconsin Technical College System. Gateway is an affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution and complies with all requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. (1/2020)