Loan Defaults Jump at Wisconsin Technical CollegesSeptember 30, 2016 | :
by Keegan Kyle and Patti Zarling
Wisconsin’s technical colleges are supposed to provide a more affordable option for career training than four-year universities or for-profit schools.
But figures from the U.S. Department of Education show that many tech school students are facing bigger financial challenges than a few years ago.
The cost of attendance has climbed. The typical graduate is leaving with more debt. And many students are failing to pay their loans on time.