News Release

Published on Friday, May 06, 2005

On Friday, May 13, Western Wisconsin Technical College (WWTC) will hold a commencement ceremony at the La Crosse Center located in downtown La Crosse honoring 1,420 graduates from all WWTC District campuses. The ceremony is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m., and a reception for the graduates will follow in the North Hall of the La Crosse Center.

Of the 1,420 graduates, 625 will receive associate’s degrees and 312 will receive technical diplomas. There will be 309 graduating from the Certified Nursing Assistant program, and 118 will receive other certificates. An additional 54 will graduate from the apprenticeship program in various technical fields.

WWTC will also honor the first two graduates earning bachelor of science degrees through the Community College Alliance Program with Franklin University of Columbus, Ohio. Through the partnership, WWTC students or alumni with an associate’s degree can complete an online bachelor’s degree from Franklin University.

To learn more about WWTC programs and services, please call 608.785.9200 or visit the WWTC Web site at