Winter Park is a wealthy suburb of Orlando, Florida, with a population of 27,852. It houses Winter Park Tech (WPT), a school known for its hands on education and small class sizes. Winter Park is famous for its Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and it has a host of other restaurants, amenities, and collections that make it one of the most sought after residential areas in the entire Central Florida area. Street shopping in the historic down town district is extremely popular and brings residents from all over the region.
In 2012, tuition at Winter Park Tech was $3,389 and its enrollment was 397. Its retention rate was an astounding 78%, with most students staying all the way through until graduation. Winter Park Tech is famed for its small class sizes, and it uses high powered technology to teach its students about the most cutting edge features going on in the industry today. Students are given the unique opportunity to work with local business owners and leaders both at their time enrolled in the program and after they graduate from Winter Park Tech, which makes the program very popular. Some of the programs available at WPT include the following:
- Health Science
- Human Services
- Information Tech
WPT also has online certificates that can be earned. You can achieve an online certificate in the following:
- Medical Assisting
- Medical Coding
- Medical Record Transcription
For students who have not achieved an associate’s degree before their application, an entrance exam is required for consideration for admission. Students who are accepted can enroll anytime, due to the school’s open enrollment policy.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Winter Park Tech by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Visual and Performing Arts
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $25,300. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $35 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||84%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||84%||$2,791|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Winter Park Tech may offer services like:
- Online course work available
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Winter Park Tech.
- Orlando Tech in Orlando, FL (4 miles away)
- Mid Florida Tech in Orlando, FL (10 miles away)
- Westside Tech in Winter Garden, FL (13 miles away)
- Technical Education Center - Osceola in Kissimmee, FL (21 miles away)
- Lake Technical Center in Eustis, FL (26 miles away)