Wichita Promise

  • State: Kansas
  • Coverage: Wichita
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2016
  • Funding Source: public
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates and non traditional students
  • Semester(s) Covered: four semesters

School(s): Wichita Area Technical College

Wichita Promise is designed to increase Wichita’s skilled workforce by removing barriers that keep individuals from getting trained. It’s a scholarship program that pays tuition and fees for specific high wage, high demand jobs, provides training, credentials, certifications, personal career coaching by WATC’s Career Services department and a guaranteed interview upon completion. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    4004 N. Webb Road
  • Wichita, KS 67226
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (316) 677-9400

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