Application Deadlines and Program Availability

Most programs start in both the fall and spring term, however, some programs have limited capacity and start in the fall or spring term only. Due to the high demand of some programs, there may be specific early application deadlines. Click here to begin the application process.

When is the earliest I can apply?


District Applicants (Waukesha County Residents)

  • October 1st for the following Fall term (August start)
  • April 1st for the following Spring term (January start)

Out-of-District Applicants (Non-Waukesha County Residents)

  • November 1st for the following Fall term (August start)
  • May 1st for the following Spring term (January start)
Program
Fall 2017 Application Deadline*
Fall 2017 Application Completion Deadline** (Checklist Items)
Spring 2017 Application Deadline*
Spring 2017 Application Completion Deadline** (Checklist Items)
Accounting Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Administrative Professional Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Architectural Drafting/ Construction Technology Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Auto Collision Repair & Refinishing Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Auto Collision Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Automation Systems Technology Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Automotive Maintenance Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Automotive Technology (GM ASEP) Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Automotive Technology (General Option) Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Baking and Pastry Management April 10 May 15 This program cannot be started in spring.
Baking and Pastry Production April 10 May 15 This program cannot be started in spring.
Biomedical Electronics Technology June 15 July 10 This program cannot be started in spring.
Building Trades - Carpentry Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Business Management Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Central Service Technician April 10 May 15 This program cannot be started in spring.
CNC Set-Up Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Cosmetology June 15 July 10 Dec 12 Jan 9
Criminal Justice Studies Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Culinary Management Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Dental Assistant April 10 May 15 Aug 29 Oct 3

Dental Hygienist

June 15 July 10 May 16 Nov 7
Desktop Support Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Early Childhood Education Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Early Childhood Education + June 15 July 10 This program cannot be started in spring.
Electrical Engineering Technology Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Electronics Technology Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
EMS Leadership and Management Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Facilities Maintenance Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Fire Medic Contact Department Contact Department
Fire Protection Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Food Service Production Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Foundations of Teacher Education + Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Global Business + Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Graphic Design July 10 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Health Information Technology + April 10 May 15 This program cannot be started in spring.
Health Unit Coordinator June 15 July 10 Dec 12 Jan 9
Hospitality Management Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Hospitality Specialist Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Human Resources + June 15 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Human Resource Professional + Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Human Services Associate June 15 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.

Human Services Associate +

June 15 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Industrial Maintenance Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Interior Design Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
IT - Computer Support Specialist Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
IT - Database Specialist Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
IT - Network Specialist Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
IT - Software Development Specialist Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
IT - Web & Software Developer Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Import/Export Specialist Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Language Interpreter for Health Services June 15 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Machine Tool Operation Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Marketing Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Marketing + Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Mechanical Design Technology Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Mechanical Engineering Technology Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Medical Assistant June 15 July 10 Dec 12 Jan 9
Medical Coding Specialist + This program cannot be started in fall. Dec 12 Dec 23
Metal Fabrication/Welding - Advanced Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Metal Fabrication/Welding - Tech Diploma Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Network Enterprise Administrator Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Nursing
March 1 June 1 This program cannot be started in spring.
Nursing - A.D.N. Progression March 1 June 1 This program cannot be started in spring.
Office Technology Assistant Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Organizational Leadership + Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Paramedic Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Paramedic Technician - Diploma Contact Department Contact Department
Pharmacy Technician*** June 15 July 10 Dec 12 Jan 9
Phlebotomy Technician April 10 May 15 Oct 3 Nov 7
Physical Therapist Assistant*** June 15 July 10 Dec 12 Jan 9
Quality Management + Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Radiography *** April 10 May 15 This program cannot be started in spring.
Real Estate + Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Refrigeration, Air Conditioning & Heating June 15 July 10 This program cannot be started in spring.
Supervisory Management + Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Surgical Technology June 15 July 10 Dec 12 Jan 9
Technical Studies - Journeyworker Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Tool & Die Making Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9
Truck Driving Contact Department Contact Department
Web & Digital Media Design Aug 7 Aug 14 This program cannot be started in spring.
Welding Technician Aug 7 Aug 14 Jan 3 Jan 9

*Program deadlines subject to change, based on program demand.

**Application files must be completed prior to program admission (transcripts, COMPASS Assessment, application fee, etc.). Financial Aid is not awarded until admission into a program.

***Programs are Collaborative Programs and have specialized admissions processes. Contact the WCTC Admissions Office for admissions details 262.691.5200.

+ This is a Blended Option program.