Our Vision

Building futures as your college of choice, one learner, one employer, and one community at a time.

Our Mission

Northcentral Technical College provides high-quality, learner and employer focused, educational pathways committed to enriching lives and strengthening the economy.

Our Core Beliefs & Values

These guiding principles and values are inherent at Northcentral Technical College.

Learner Focus

We believe in and promote an engaging life-long learning environment that supports learners as they realize their educational and career goals.

Continuous Improvement

We believe in and promote the continuous improvement of learning, support systems and processes to meet learner, employer and community needs.


We believe in and promote a learning environment that fosters innovation and entrepreneurship.


We believe in and promote flexible educational opportunities to serve all learning communities.

Service to Community

We believe in and promote service to our communities through leadership, collaboration and volunteerism.


We believe in and promote an inclusive environment that celebrates, embraces and respects individual differences.

Culture of Professionalism

We believe in and promote a culture of knowledgeable, forward-thinking, accountable, caring and collaborative employees who act with integrity and respect.


We believe in and promote the success of our learners, employers and communities.

Our Strategic Directions

Learner Success

Provide timely and relevant education, training and services within safe and secure learning environments.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion + Accessibility

Identify and reduce obstacles within learning and working environments and actively promote purposeful diversity awareness and conversations.


Foster the ability to learn, train and work anywhere and anytime through training, connection, flexibility and innovation.


Create, cultivate and strengthen intentional, mutually beneficial partnerships and practices.

Innovation + Growth

Apply research, implement new technologies, encourage creative intellectual exploration and provide leading-edge education.


Actively promote policy and practice changes that impact education.