Western Dakota Technical Institute Rankings by Salary Score

Salary and Debt by Major at Western Dakota Technical Institute

We calculated a salary score for each of Western Dakota Technical Institute's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Western Dakota Technical Institute to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for WDT Associate Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services 13 93% Not Reported $25,190 13
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 34 100% $14,760 $42,400 34
Business Administration, Management and Operations 38 91% $20,000 $28,600 38
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 34 100% Not Reported $35,060 34
Criminal Justice and Corrections 84 100% $12,000 $39,730 84
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians 22 100% Not Reported $36,990 22
Electrical and Power Transmission Installers 30 96% Not Reported $38,670 30
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians 3 100% Not Reported $25,190 3
Precision Metal Working 24 100% $15,500 $35,590 24

Salary Scores for WDT Certificates

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions 29 92% Not Reported $22,090 29
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants 70 100% $11,830 $40,090 70
Precision Metal Working 26 92% $10,000 $29,690 26

Most Recent Review

Technician 3/1/2017

Good base knowledge for the money.Got a good reference for a good job from the instructor and remain employed in my field. No frills, just education. Would recommend.Scholarships available as well as workstudy, did not owe a lot at the end. Overall B rating.