(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is pleased to announce a partnership with Purdue University Global (Purdue Global) that gives NTC graduates the opportunity to earn a four-year degree without leaving home. Learners can earn a Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies degree 100% online, which will emphasize their associate degree earned at NTC.

The bachelor’s degree in professional studies program is a customizable way for leaners to build a degree that meets their career goals.  

“Purdue Global is delighted to partner with Northcentral to offer their graduates a time and money savings transfer program,” said Keith Smith, Vice President & Dean of Health Sciences at Purdue University Global. “Northcentral grads may be able to transfer up to as much as 88 semester credits toward the Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies, potentially completing their program in under a year.” 

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Northcentral Technical College (www.ntc.edu) is north central Wisconsin's premier two-year college of choice and is a resource for all District residents. It provides individuals, organizations and businesses with quality skills training in a wide range of programs designed to build a competitive, technologically advanced workforce in today's rapidly changing global environment. NTC has six convenient campus locations in Wausau, Antigo, Medford, Phillips, Spencer, and Wittenberg, as well as a Public Safety Center of Excellence in Merrill, a Wood Technology Center of Excellence in Antigo and an Agriculture Center of Excellence just north of the Wausau campus in the Village of Maine. The Wausau campus features a Center for Health Sciences, Center for Business and Industry, Center for Geriatric Education, iTEC Projects Lab and STEM Center.