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 Sean Riordan, Manager of Business Intelligence at or 262-564-2140.


20,825 Students Served in 2019-20 - 8,882 Credential-seeking Students - 3,022 Pre-college Students - 4,308 Continuing Education Students - 6,022 Dual Credit Students - 158 Apprenticeship Students

71% of students from the tri-county district

38% students of color

26 - average age of our students

70 plus career programs including 21 online

85% part-time program students

$139 cost per cerdit hour - half the cost of area 4-year universities

3864 students awarded over 24 million dollars in financial aid

381,998 dollars on Foundation Scholarships changing the lives of 430 students

Over 2.6 million dollars saved by high schools students earning dual credit

2,536 graudates and 1,053 certificates awarded

94 percent of Gateway graduates are happy with their education

89 percent of graduates are employed

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

56 percent of graduates work in the Gateway district

51 Businesses upskilled their workforce through customized training

33 percent state aid - 30.3 percent property tax - 22.2 percent grants - 6.3 percent other - 8.2 percent student tuition and fees

121,471,932 dollars total revenue - 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)