Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Protecting Children, Strengthening Families, Building Communities




Department of Children and Families’ public benefit programs will continue during the partial federal government shutdown. Read the full announcement here.

Converting Credits to Hours of Training

Use the following table to convert Technical College and University credits into hours of training:

Institution Conversion
Technical Colleges 1 credit = 18 hours
Colleges on the quarter system 1 credit = 9 hours
Four-Year Institutions* 1 credit = 15 hours
*Exception: St. Norbert's 1 credit = 60 hours