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  • WATC partners with KDOT Division of Aviation to host Flying Classroom bringing more than 400 students, Congressman Mike Pompeo, Amelia Rose Earhart and others

    08/20/14 : Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 9:00 A.M. - 1:30 P.M. | 4004 North Webb Road WICHITA, Kan. -- Thursday, September 25, 2014, in partnership with the Kansas Department of Transportation Division of Aviation and the Kansas Commission on Aerospace Education, Wichita Area [More...]

  • WATC to host second annual National Manufacturing Day

    08/20/14 : WICHITA, Kan. -- Friday, October 3, 2014, Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) will host the second National Manufacturing Day at its main campus, the National Center for Aviation Training (NCAT) located at 4004 North Webb Road. The event will bring more than 600 [More...]

  • WATC Surgical Technology program receives national recognition

    08/20/14 : WICHITA, Kan. -- Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) has received the annual merit award from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting for achieving at least a 90% pass-rate on the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination. Graduates [More...]

  • WATC earns 10-year accreditation from HLC

    08/14/14 : Wichita Area Technical College has earned accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission for next 10 years WICHITA, Kan. – July 8, 2014, Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) was notified that it has been reaccredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) with its [More...]

  • WATC and Grantham University Sign Articulation Agreement

    07/29/14 : The agreement allows students who have completed a two-year degree at WATC to transfer credits and pursue corresponding four-year degrees at Grantham University. July 29, 2014 -- WATC is pleased to announce it has signed an articulation agreement with Grantham [More...]

  • WATC students bring home medals and pride from 2014 SkillsUSA national competition

    07/01/14 : WICHITA, Kan. -- Three Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) students brought home big honors from the 2014 SkillsUSA national competition Saturday, June 28 in Kansas City. Michael Mans took silver in the Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) national competition after [More...]

  • 06/25/14 : Ribbon Cutting for the Workforce Centers of South Central Kansas Community leaders and a large crowd of attendees explored the brand new Workforce Center offices at a special open house on June 25, 2014. On behalf of WATC, congratulations to our Workforce friends on the [More...]

  • WATC maintains affordable gen ed tuition rate while others seek increases

    06/18/14 : WICHITA, Kan. -- While state university students may see as high as a 5-7% tuition increase, Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) has kept its tuition low. With one of the most affordable tuition rates in Kansas, WATC's general education courses are just $92 per credit [More...]

  • Gov. Brownback presented more than $230k to KS school districts at WATC ceremony.

    06/18/14 : Tuesday, May 17, 2014 WICHITA, Kan. --  In a special ceremony held at Wichita Area Technical College (WATC), Gov. Sam Brownback presented south-central school districts with checks in recognition for increasing participation in the state’s technical education [More...]

  • Another successful SkillsUSA competition for WATC students

    04/25/14 : Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) hosted its 35th year of the SkillsUSA state competition April 23rd and 24th at its main campus, the National Center of Aviation Training (NCAT) and its original Grove Campus. More than 1,000 students in high school or junior college [More...]

  • Laid off mother of five finds hope at WATC

    04/25/14 : WICHITA, Kan. - Stacy Sebastian has escaped several layoffs in her fifteen years at Cessna, until now.  She says it was a good run, but she's tired of the ups and downs of aviation. "It's just been a roller coaster," Sebastian says.  "I'm grateful for Cessna every day [More...]

  • New agreement allows WATC graduates to complete business degree at Newman University

    04/21/14 : WATC becomes first technical college to sign a 2+2 transfer agreement with Newman University; scholarships available for WATC students to complete general business degree WICHITA, Kan. -- Officials from Newman University and Wichita Area Technical College signed an [More...]

  • WATC Instructors Take the Cake

    04/10/14 : National Teacher Appreciation Week is May 4-10, 2014 and around the country thousands of communities are taking time to honor local educators and acknowledge the crucial role our nation’s teachers play in making sure every student receives a quality [More...]

  • Spring 2014 Career Fairs

    04/09/14 : Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) is committed to the future and success of their students. Each semester, WATC hosts career fairs to give their students a chance to meet with employers and gain interview experience, industry contacts and ultimately, [More...]

  • IT Essentials

    03/27/14 : IT Essentials prepares students to enter the rapidly advancing field of advanced computing technologies. The coursework provides the foundational knowledge and skills necessary to complete CompTIA (Computing Technology Industry Association) Certifications in Computer [More...]

  • WATC partners with KDOT Division of Aviation to host Flying Classroom bringing more than 400 students, Congressman Mike Pompeo, Amelia Rose Earhart and others

    08/20/14 : Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 9:00 A.M. - 1:30 P.M. | 4004 North Webb Road WICHITA, Kan. -- Thursday, September 25, 2014, in partnership with the Kansas Department of Transportation Division of Aviation and the Kansas Commission on Aerospace Education, Wichita Area [More...]

  • WATC to host second annual National Manufacturing Day

    08/20/14 : WICHITA, Kan. -- Friday, October 3, 2014, Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) will host the second National Manufacturing Day at its main campus, the National Center for Aviation Training (NCAT) located at 4004 North Webb Road. The event will bring more than 600 [More...]

  • WATC Surgical Technology program receives national recognition

    08/20/14 : WICHITA, Kan. -- Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) has received the annual merit award from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting for achieving at least a 90% pass-rate on the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination. Graduates [More...]

  • WATC earns 10-year accreditation from HLC

    08/14/14 : Wichita Area Technical College has earned accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission for next 10 years WICHITA, Kan. – July 8, 2014, Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) was notified that it has been reaccredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) with its [More...]

  • WATC and Grantham University Sign Articulation Agreement

    07/29/14 : The agreement allows students who have completed a two-year degree at WATC to transfer credits and pursue corresponding four-year degrees at Grantham University. July 29, 2014 -- WATC is pleased to announce it has signed an articulation agreement with Grantham [More...]

  • WATC students bring home medals and pride from 2014 SkillsUSA national competition

    07/01/14 : WICHITA, Kan. -- Three Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) students brought home big honors from the 2014 SkillsUSA national competition Saturday, June 28 in Kansas City. Michael Mans took silver in the Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) national competition after [More...]

  • 06/25/14 : Ribbon Cutting for the Workforce Centers of South Central Kansas Community leaders and a large crowd of attendees explored the brand new Workforce Center offices at a special open house on June 25, 2014. On behalf of WATC, congratulations to our Workforce friends on the [More...]

  • WATC maintains affordable gen ed tuition rate while others seek increases

    06/18/14 : WICHITA, Kan. -- While state university students may see as high as a 5-7% tuition increase, Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) has kept its tuition low. With one of the most affordable tuition rates in Kansas, WATC's general education courses are just $92 per credit [More...]

  • Gov. Brownback presented more than $230k to KS school districts at WATC ceremony.

    06/18/14 : Tuesday, May 17, 2014 WICHITA, Kan. --  In a special ceremony held at Wichita Area Technical College (WATC), Gov. Sam Brownback presented south-central school districts with checks in recognition for increasing participation in the state’s technical education [More...]

  • Another successful SkillsUSA competition for WATC students

    04/25/14 : Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) hosted its 35th year of the SkillsUSA state competition April 23rd and 24th at its main campus, the National Center of Aviation Training (NCAT) and its original Grove Campus. More than 1,000 students in high school or junior college [More...]

  • Laid off mother of five finds hope at WATC

    04/25/14 : WICHITA, Kan. - Stacy Sebastian has escaped several layoffs in her fifteen years at Cessna, until now.  She says it was a good run, but she's tired of the ups and downs of aviation. "It's just been a roller coaster," Sebastian says.  "I'm grateful for Cessna every day [More...]

  • New agreement allows WATC graduates to complete business degree at Newman University

    04/21/14 : WATC becomes first technical college to sign a 2+2 transfer agreement with Newman University; scholarships available for WATC students to complete general business degree WICHITA, Kan. -- Officials from Newman University and Wichita Area Technical College signed an [More...]

  • WATC Instructors Take the Cake

    04/10/14 : National Teacher Appreciation Week is May 4-10, 2014 and around the country thousands of communities are taking time to honor local educators and acknowledge the crucial role our nation’s teachers play in making sure every student receives a quality [More...]

  • Spring 2014 Career Fairs

    04/09/14 : Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) is committed to the future and success of their students. Each semester, WATC hosts career fairs to give their students a chance to meet with employers and gain interview experience, industry contacts and ultimately, [More...]

  • IT Essentials

    03/27/14 : IT Essentials prepares students to enter the rapidly advancing field of advanced computing technologies. The coursework provides the foundational knowledge and skills necessary to complete CompTIA (Computing Technology Industry Association) Certifications in Computer [More...]