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Top Ten Reasons to Choose CVTC.

​Research has shown that people who earn a college degree increase their lifetime earnings and have more career options. For most, the increase in pay far outweighs the cost of their education. Here are ten reasons CVTC should be your educational choice:



High Job Placement Rate After Graduation​

Check out some stats from a recent survey of CVTC graduates:

  • 91% are employed

  • 86% found a job in a field related to their program

  • 85% are employed in Wisconsin


Affordable Tuition

Compare our tuition rates - with our low cost per credit you'll see that CVTC is an affordable choice. Over 65% of students receive Financial Aid - you can use our Financial Aid checklist to get started on the process.​


Vibrant Student Life​

At CVTC, college life goes beyond the classroom. We have a wide variety of student clubs - some just for fun and others specifically connected with our programs. Student Government is strong within CVTC, allowing you to have a voice within the College.


Award-Winning Instructors​

We have a long list of faculty who have received statewide honors - in fact, CVTC leads all other Wisconsin Technical Colleges in award recipients for the Career and Technical Education Teacher Award.


Hands-on Learning​

The hands-on learning you’ll receive at CVTC will have you prepared for your career on day one. From treating patients in our mock emergency room, to cleaning teeth at our dental clinic, to building a home from the bottom up, to working on cars in our auto lab; all our programs emphasize the hands-on component to the job. It’s about applying the knowledge you gain in the classroom and working on state-of-the-art industry equipment.    


Small Class Sizes

CVTC has a 14:1 student-to-faculty ratio, small class sizes mean instructors get to know you by name and care about your academic success.


Outstanding Student Services to Help You Succeed​

There are a variety of student services available to assist you in adjusting to and thriving at CVTC. Employment, advising, disability services, student support - whatever your area of interest or need, we're here to help.  


Variety of Programs & Courses​

We have over a wide variety of programs and certificates to match your interests. Not sure what program is the right fit for you? Check out our Career Planning site and see which programs match your interests and abilities. 


Remodeled Facilities​

Our beautiful Learning Center and Student Commons at our Eau Claire Clairemont Campus are the perfect places to relax and hang out with friends as well as study with convenient access to our Student Support Services.


Convenient Campus Locations

We have locations in Eau Claire, Menomonie, Chippewa Falls, Neillsville, and River Falls. We also have a wide variety of online classes so you don't have to leave the comfort of your couch.