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.

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18,606 Students Served in 2021-22 - 8,095 Credential-seeking Students - 2,267 Pre-college Students - 3,193 Continuing Education Students - 6,486 Dual Credit Students - 167 Apprenticeship Students

86% of students from the tri-county district

39% students of color

28 - average age of our students

75 plus career programs including 21 online

85% part-time program students

$141 cost per cerdit hour - half the cost of area 4-year universities

2,695 students awarded 16.5 million dollars in financial aid

450,353 dollars in Foundation direct aid changing the lives of 407 students

Over 4.91 million dollars saved by high schools students earning dual credit

1,770 graudates and 989 certificates awarded

96 percent of Gateway graduates are happy with their education

91 percent of graduates are employed

Over 75 agreements with four-year colleges to further graduates' academic opportunities

69 percent of graduates work in the Gateway district

41 Businesses upskilled their workforce through customized training

31.28 percent state aid - 28.13 percent property tax - 23.64 percent grants - 8.53 percent student tuition and fees - 8.42 percent other

135,768,968 dollars total revenue - Gateway maintains a triple A bond rating from Moody's - the highest rating possible

Learn more about the economic impact of Gateway Technical College in the tri-county area. View Economic Impact Study Executive Summary.

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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. (21/2022)