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Wednesday, October 7, 2015 (All day)

Middle Schoolers to Attend 4th Annual “Heavy Metal Tour”

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Over 3,500 8th grade students throughout North Central Wisconsin will take part in the 4th Annual “Heavy Metal Tour” on Wednesday October 7, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This event is made possible due to the partnership of the North Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board and the Central Wisconsin Metal Manufacturer’s Alliance (CWIMMA), in collaboration with Northcentral Technical College, Nicolet College and Mid-State Technical College.
The premise of the tour is to showcase and promote educational and career opportunities in welding, fabricating, machining, engineering, and manufacturing trades. Eighth grade students in 10 counties will receive...
Thursday, September 17, 2015 (All day)

NTC Announces Community Open House at Wausau Campus

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is excited to announce an upcoming Community Open House at the Wausau Campus on Wednesday, October 7, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
This event is free and open to the public.
At NTC’s Community Open House, anyone interested in college is invited to explore NTC’s 175+ program and certificate opportunities, learn about financial aid and scholarship opportunities and complete an application. Prospective students and their families can tour the campus, visit with faculty and staff and learn about new flexible learning options and upcoming program opportunities including Commercial Driver License (CDL),...
Monday, September 14, 2015 (All day)

There’s Still Time to Start Your Education with NTC’s Late Start Options

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Although fall classes are underway at Northcentral Technical College (NTC), students who are looking to take their first step, or next step, in higher education still have the opportunity to get started this semester. With NTC’s Late Start options, there is no need to wait to begin your educational journey. 
NTC offers Late Start courses throughout the semester so students can get started now. With several Late Start options for students to take advantage of there is something for everyone. Late Start programs and courses typically require students to attend a regular schedule of classes, and may include in-person, online, interactive video conferencing (IVC) or...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 (All day)

Students Begin Earning Bachelor's Degree in Nursing at NTC through Upper Iowa University Partnership

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – A cohort of students at Northcentral Technical College (NTC) will begin earning both an Associate Degree of Nursing and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) simultaneously this fall. The concurrent enrollment program is a partnership between NTC and Upper Iowa University (UIU) that gives nursing students the opportunity to complete a BSN degree faster by taking courses for both programs at the same time.
Students who begin the pre-nursing program at NTC can typically complete their general education...
Monday, August 24, 2015 (All day)

NTC Inks New Transfer Agreement for IT-Computer Support Specialist Students

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) and the University of River Falls (UWRF) are proud to announce a new seamless articulation agreement for students in NTC’s IT-Computer Support Specialist (IT-CSS) Associate Degree program. This 2+2 agreement allows students to complete their first two years of college at NTC in the IT-CSS program and seamlessly transfer to UWRF at junior status to earn either the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Information Systems degrees.
“Access and affordability are the most significant challenges facing higher education,” University of Wisconsin-River Falls College of Business and Economics Dean Michael Fronmueller said....