Press Releases

Friday, December 12, 2014

Central Wisconsin Construction Conference at NTC

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) will host an all-day conference at the Wausau campus for professionals in the building industry on Jan. 14, 2015.
The Central Wisconsin Construction Conference will provide tracks for continuing education credits for several different fields within the building industry, including engineers, architects, electricians, plumbers and dwelling contractors.
All presentations will qualify for continuing education credits. Cost for the conference is $99, and...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Area High School Students to Participate in G.A.M.E. Day

Event: G.A.M.E. (Gain A Meaningful Education) Day
(WAUSAU, Wis.) – More than 200 area high school students enrolled in dual credit courses at NTC will visit the Wausau campus Wednesday, November 19 (9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.). Students will learn how the information technology (IT) and manufacturing dual credit courses they are currently taking at their high schools will ladder into NTC programs. Students will participate in hands-on career exploration activities at NTC and then visit area businesses to see workforce opportunities available to them after completing a degree at NTC.
Dual credit is a method for technical colleges and high schools...
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Air Force Photographer to Present “Faces of War” at NTC on Veterans Day

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) welcomes Air Force photographer, Stephen Otero, on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 6:00 p.m. in the Center for Health Sciences building at the Wausau campus. Otero’s presentation, entitled “Faces of War,” is part of NTC’s 2014-15 Speaker Series and is free and open to the public.
Otero has a rare and powerful insight into the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan after working as a certified Air Force photographer and combat cameraman. After returning home, Otero found himself with anxiety and in severe pain, panic and insomnia. During his recovery, Otero was committed to working towards drug-free Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) therapy...
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

New Online Bachelor’s Degree Option for NTC Nursing Students

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) and Chamberlain College of Nursing in Downers Grove, Illinois are proud to announce a new seamless articulation agreement for qualifying NTC nursing students online. Students who graduate with an Associate Degree, maintain a 2.0+ grade point average and have proof of their Registered Nurse (RN) licensure are now able to continue their education with the Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN) degree program at Chamberlain.
“Chamberlain College of Nursing is a single purpose nursing school with a 125 year history,” said Jim Gwynn, Healthcare Development Specialist at Chamberlain College. “We pride ourselves on offering quality...
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

NTC Global Fair

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is pleased to celebrate International Education Week and open international cultural learning to the Wausau community with the Global Fair on Thursday, Nov. 20, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
NTC international students will share their countries and cultures through ethnic food, beverages, art, dance, song, presentations, country booths, crafts and trivia. Nearly 20 countries will be represented at this free, family-friendly event.
International Education Week is an...