We have a simple admissions process that often consists of only one or two short steps. To learn more about the specific actions required for your chosen program, please visit its individual program page to get started.

Please note that some specific programs have additional steps in the admissions process, which may include the submission of transcripts or test scores, a petition process for some health programs or a criminal background check. More information is available on each program page.

Tuition & Fees

View tuition rates for the current or upcoming semester and learn more about additional fees that may apply to your tuition bill.

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Financial Aid

Financial aid can help you pay for your education through grants, loans, work-study programs and scholarships if you qualify for assistance.

Financial Aid →

Transferring Credits In

Did you begin your education at another college or university? NTC’s Transfer team is available to review your transcript to identify which courses we are eligible for transfer credit.

Transferring Credits In →

Credit for Prior Learning

Share with us what you already know, so you can spend time focusing on what you still need to learn. You have the opportunity to gain course credit for knowledge and skills gained through a variety of educational, work, military and other experiences.

Earn Credit for Military Service

Your military service and training experiences may qualify you for college credit. Any potential credit awarded will be based on the branch of military you served.

Earn Credit for Military Service →

Earn Credit for National Exams You’ve Completed

We can award you credit based on your scores for nationally-recognized exams, such as Advanced Placement and College-Level Examination Program tests.

Earn Credit for National Exams →

Earn Credit for Work–Life Experience

We have hundreds of Prior Learning Assessments available that can help you earn credit by demonstrating your ability to meet course competencies based on your work/life experience.

Earn Credit for Work–Life Experience →

Applying Undecided

If you need help identifying which program is right for you, don’t worry. You have the option to fill out the application and become accepted to NTC as an undecided student. From there, we have resources available to help you select your program, including our Career Coaches and a Career Decisions course.

Career Decisions

This self-assessment workshop, which is typically completed online, uses a series of aptitude, personality and lifestyle tools to identify potential program options that match your interests.

Career Decisions →

Career Coaches

Are you undecided on your program choice, or do you simply want to know what the differences are between some of our Information Technology programs, for example? Our Career Coaches can work one-on-one with you to answer your questions.

Career Coaches →

Health Program Admissions

Some of our health programs have a few additional steps that are required after being admitted to the college, but before you are able to begin core clinical program courses.

Health Program Admissions Information →

Transition Services

Veteran Services

NTC is a Military Friendly School, and we are proud to offer resources and assistance with veteran education benefits for veterans, service members and qualified family members.

Veteran Services →

Disability Services

Academic accommodations can provide you the resources you need to fully participate in all aspects of learning by reducing barriers and providing support.

Disability Services →


International Admissions

International students wishing to attend NTC are required to fill out our standard application, but also must complete a few additional International student admissions steps. These include submitting a statement of financial resources and Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores.

Have Questions?

We’re happy to help answer any questions you might have.