Washburn Institute of Technology Overview

Washburn Institute of Technology is a Public, Less than 2 years school located in Topeka, KS. It offers 39 vocational programs. You can view detail program information at offered programs page.
Washburn Institute of Technology is accredited by Council on Occupational Education (2/10/2004 - Current).

Important Statistics

Total 1,417 students are attending at Washburn Institute of Technology. There are 61 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 20 part-time faculty working for Washburn Institute of Technology. The students to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 105 (full-time) and 33 (part-time).
The graduation rate at Washburn Institute of Technology is 61% and the retention rate is 66% at the school.
Washburn Institute of Technology 2020 Key Statistics
Student Population1,417
Graduation Rate61%
Number of Faculty81
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1

2020 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs

The 2020 tuition & fees at Washburn Institute of Technology is $8,160 . The amount is for the largest program and the tuition for other programs may differ from the cost. Washburn Institute of Technology offers the alternative tuition plans.
84% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $2,998 (exclude student loans).
Washburn Institute of Technology 2020 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$8,160
Average Financial Amount$2,998

Offered Degrees

Washburn Institute of Technology offers 39 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered program and online availability along with number of completers by certificate programs.
Last year, 1,125 students have completed their career programs at Washburn Institute of Technology.
Offered Career Programs at Washburn Institute of Technology
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
1 Year Certificate170777
2 Years Certificate220348
Total3901,125

Vocational Programs and Completers

The vocational programs at Washburn Institute of Technology are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Total 1,125 students have completed their vocational/technical programs last year.
  • 777 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 348 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Engineering Technology 60 completers
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician60
Work and Family Studies 13 completers
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0
Child Care Provider/Assistant13
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 6 completers
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)6
Construction Trades 27 completers
Mason/Masonry0
Carpentry/Carpenter0
Building/Property Maintenance27
Mechanics and Repairers 4 completers
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician0
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician4
Precision Production Trades 66 completers
Precision Production Trades0
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist15
Welding Technology/Welder51
Transportation And Materials Moving 12 completers
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor12
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 588 completers
Chiropractic0
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)86
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist39
Home Health Aide/Home Attendant144
Medication Aide53
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide266
Business 1 completers
Business/Commerce0
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science1
Total777
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Computer And Information Sciences 25 completers
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications25
Personal And Culinary Services 25 completers
Personal And Culinary Services0
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist13
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant12
Engineering Technology 8 completers
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician8
Legal Studies 9 completers
Law0
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary9
Construction Trades 39 completers
Mason/Masonry0
Electrician39
Building/Property Maintenance0
Mechanics and Repairers 93 completers
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology17
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician5
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology21
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician9
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician32
Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician9
Precision Production Trades 46 completers
Precision Production Trades0
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist12
Welding Technology/Welder27
Cabinetmaking and Millwork7
Transportation And Materials Moving 11 completers
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0
Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation11
Visual And Performing Arts 12 completers
Visual and Performing Arts0
Design and Visual Communications12
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 73 completers
Chiropractic0
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary6
Surgical Technology/Technologist13
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training54
Business 7 completers
Business/Commerce0
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science7
Total348

Student Population by Gender and Race

For academic year 2019-2020, total 1,417 students have enrolled into Washburn Institute of Technology. By gender, 863 male and 554 female students are attending Washburn Institute of Technology
There are 588 White (41.50%), 40 Black/African American (2.82%), 106 Hispanic (7.48%), 9 Asian (0.64%), and 779 students with other races.
The following table summarizes the student population by gender and race/ethnicity at Washburn Institute of Technology.
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,417863554
American Indian/Native American16115
Asian936
Black/African American401228
Hispanic1064462
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White588362226
Two More492326
Un-Known608407201
Non-resident Alien000

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