Employed Before Graduation

More students are employed before crossing the graduation stage at Northcentral Technical College (NTC), including IT - Software Developer student, Tanner Champine.

Return to Learn

When Rachel Meier crossed NTC’s graduation stage she had an accepted job offer and joined the ranks of NTC alumni who are recognized with the highest of honors.


in scholarships awarded annually + affordable tuition make NTC the smart choice.


of graduates available for employment are employed within a year of graduation.


transfer agreements with 50+ University of Wisconsin and private college partners.

Your Future Starts Here

At NTC, you will gain the skills and confidence to prepare for a successful career, and a successful future, while under the guidance of our caring and committed faculty and staff.


We have 190+ program offerings including two-year associate degrees that combine technical skills with general education, one- and two-year technical diplomas that provide concentrated hands-on-learning, and short-term certificates to improve job skills.

Individual Courses

Whether you’re looking for a single course with transfer opportunities, a continuing education class to maintain certification or a professional development course to improve your job-related skills, we have you covered.

Conferences, Seminars, and Workshops

Our conferences, seminars, and workshops can help you develop your skills while networking with others in your profession. These events are led by industry experts to provide you with a high quality learning experience.
We may be over 100 years old but the facilities at each of our campus locations reflect modern aesthetics and state of the art technology. Visit us in person or explore our interactive virtual tour.

Free Application Waiver for High School Seniors

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – High school seniors can apply to Northcentral Technical College (NTC) at no cost through a limited-time offer. The free application waiver is available to 2020 high school grads through October 31, 2019. It allows students to apply to any of NTC’s 190+ programs for free, which is a savings of $30. Students also have the opportunity to meet with a career coach or financial aid staff member and schedule a tour of campus including Timberwolf Suites, NTC’s partnership for student ho…
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NTC Celebrates Grand Opening of Timberwolf Learning Commons

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is pleased to open the doors to Timberwolf Learning Commons, a 12,440 square foot collaborative learning space that serves as a one-stop-shop for academic and technology support for students. The Timberwolf Learning Commons features a collaboration room where students can gather to work on group projects or hold study sessions. It also features a large learning lab, quiet study areas and access to the IT Help Desk, Academic Resource Center an…
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Featured Academic Offerings

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Cosmetology Technical Diploma

The Cosmetology program includes theoretical and practical instruction to develop skills in the following areas: basic and specialty haircutting; perming, coloring, and chemical relaxing; manicuring, pedicuring, and nail application, and more.
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Gas Utility Construction & Service Technical Diploma

Highly skilled professionals in the utilities industry are needed to install, maintain, and operate natural and propane gas distribution systems used to supply residential, commercial, and industrial customers.
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New & Upcoming Programs

At NTC, we seek to provide an education that is meaningful and relevant to you. That’s why we strive to create new programs that meet learner, business and market needs.