Press Releases

Monday, January 19, 2015

NTC Named One of Top Colleges for Medical Coding Specialist Program Online

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – has named Northcentral Technical College (NTC) as one of the top colleges at which to earn a Medical Coding Specialist Technical Diploma online. NTC’s Medical Coding Specialist Technical Diploma is offered mostly via the web, with more than 50 percent of the coursework online. Prospective students interested in beginning the program can begin in either the fall or spring semesters and can also choose to attend in-person at all six of NTC’s campuses across central and northern Wisconsin. is an online organization that collects and compares data reported by surveys and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), a...
Friday, January 16, 2015

NTC Invites Students to Take Pit Crew Challenge, Explore Automotive Careers

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – High school and middle school students interested in a career in the automotive industry are invited to attend Automotive Career Night at Northcentral Technical College (NTC) from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 20, 2015.
Students will have an opportunity to take part in a Pit Crew Challenge, learn about automotive careers from professionals in the field and see products from 15 area businesses. Students will also be given a passport to fill out for a chance to win prizes like a vehicle diagnostic testing system and a football and jersey, both donated by the Green Bay Packers. Several vehicles will be on display including an Off Road...
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

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...