Northwest Kansas Technical College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Goodland, KS

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How much is the NWKTC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, NWKTC's tuition & fees is $17,500.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $47,733 when a student lives on-campus.

NWKTC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$17,500
Books & Supplies Costs$2,200
On-campus Room & Board$16,779
On-campus Expenses$11,254
Off-campus Room & Board$16,779
Off-campus Expenses$11,254
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$18,015

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, NWKTC' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $12,949. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Kansas, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $8,834.
Northwest Kansas Technical College$17,500
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,570
Public Schools$7,197$12,949
Private Schools$20,875
Kansas 2-4 Years Colleges$15,957
Public Schools$5,756$8,834
Private Schools$20,986

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between NWKTC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Northwest Kansas Technical CollegeGoodland, KS$17,500$17,500
Kansas City Kansas Community CollegeKansas City, KS$3,420$6,720
Neosho County Community CollegeChanute, KS$4,416$5,644
North Central Kansas Technical CollegeBeloit, KS$8,492$7,208
Seward County Community CollegeLiberal, KS$3,872$5,056

Financial Aid and COA

At Northwest Kansas Technical College, 346 students (46%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $7,091.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at NWKTC is $40,642 for students living on-campus and $40,642 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 152 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $6,453 and the average amount of student loans is $6,905.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$47,733
COA (off-campus)$47,733
Tuition & Fees$17,500
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$30,233
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$30,233
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$40,642
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$40,642
Average Financial Aid$7,091
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship34646%$7,091
Pell Grants15320%$5,448
Federal Student Loan25734%$6,129
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid15298%-
Grants or Scholarships14895%$6,453
Federal Grants14493%$5,149
Pell Grants7045%$5,479
Other Federal Grants14090%$2,557
State/Local Grants43%$1,000
Institutional Grants6441%$3,273
Student Loan Aid13386%$6,905
Federal Student Loans13285%$5,714
Other Student Loans1510%$10,940
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level1313$8,670
110,001 or more22$4,773

Student Population

Northwest Kansas Technical College has a total of 666 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 463 male students and 225 female students attending NWKTC. The school offers online degree programs and 12 students enrolled online exclusively (1.80% of all students).
Undergraduate688 463225

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1209 Harrison St, Goodland, KS
Degree & Programs
Program Offered37 Programs
Online Program Offered2 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population666
Graduation Rate58%
Transfer-out Rate10%
Retention Rate80%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate12 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties31 (Full-time), 40 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs70 (Full-time), 42 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$51,051
Average Staff Salary$42,102