Choosing a College FAQ

1. Which degrees are offered? Is the program you are interested in available?

Fox Valley Technical College provides state-of-the-art occupational training to prepare you for employment in your chosen career. With 200+ degree, diploma and certificate programs to choose from, you can put your career on the fast track - right here, right now. Check out all of FVTC's program offerings.

2. What are the admission requirements?

Applying to FVTC is easy! Get started by following these easy steps.

3. How much will it cost? Are financial aid and scholarships available?

Fox Valley Technical College offers the most efficient and affordable option for higher education in the Fox Valley. On average, FVTC’s tuition costs less than half that of two years of in-state tuition at a four-year public university. Here's more information about paying for college.

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4. Will your credits transfer?

Many students come to Fox Valley Tech with college credits they’ve already earned, either while in high school or at other colleges and universities. It’s also possible to be granted credit for career-related knowledge and skills you’ve already mastered. Find out if your credits will transfer.

You can earn your associate degree at Fox Valley Tech, then apply your credits toward a bachelor’s degree if you decide to continue your education. Starting at FVTC makes completing a bachelor's degree affordable, accessible and convenient. Review the latest information on credit transfer options with four-year colleges.

5. Is the college accredited?

Fox Valley Technical College has been accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1974. Discover what accreditation means to you.

6. What is student life like? What types of organizations and activities are offered?

There are many opportunities to build your confidence, leadership and teamwork skills at FVTC. Let us show you how student life is an important part of your education.

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7. What type of employment support is available for graduates?

Employment services begin when you enroll as an FVTC student and continue throughout your employment career. Get help with full- and part-time job opportunities, on-campus employer interviews and employment information and resources. 

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8. Where are graduates working?

Learn more about where FVTC graduates are working and view actual salary information and job titles by checking out the Graduate Employment Research Report.