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Monday, November 21, 2016 (All day)

$500 Scholarship Provided to New Machine Tool Technics Students

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is proud to announce a new scholarship for incoming students who begin the Machine Tool Technics program. The Gene Haas Scholarship provides $500 to new, full-time students who remain in good standing and maintain a 3.0 grade point average during the first two semesters of the two-year program. Qualifying students will receive $250 after successfully completing eight weeks of their first semester and an additional $250 during their second semester.
“We thank Haas Automation for their incredible generosity,” said Greg Cisewski, Associate Dean of the School of Applied Technology and Engineering at NTC. “Local business...
Friday, November 11, 2016 (All day)

NTC Named to Victory Media's 2017 Military Friendly® Schools List

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) announced today that it has earned the 2017 Military Friendly® School designation by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM Jobs SM, and Military Spouse. First published in 2009, Military Friendly® Schools is the most comprehensive, powerful resource for veterans today. Each year, the list of Military Friendly® Schools is provided to service members and their families, helping them select the best college, university, or trade school to receive the education and training needed to pursue a civilian career.
Institutions earning the Military Friendly® School designation were evaluated using both public data sources...
Thursday, September 29, 2016 (All day)

NTC Ranks #1 in Wisconsin for Online Learning in 2016

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – A new ranking from marks Northcentral Technical College (NTC) as the best college in the state of Wisconsin for online learning in 2016. More than 2,500 accredited colleges and universities across the nation were ranked on factors such as affordability, student services and the availability of online programs. As a result, a listing of the best colleges was created and NTC topped the list in the Badger State.

“We are proud of the high quality instruction we provide to all students, whether they are seeing us on campus or through our flexible online offerings,” said Dr. Lori Weyers, President of NTC. “The success of all learners is the heart of what we...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 (All day)

New Transfer Agreement Announced for Automotive Technology Students

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) and Pennsylvania College of Technology are proud to announce a new transfer option for students in NTC’s Automotive Technology Associate Degree program. This agreement allows qualifying students to begin NTC’s Automotive Technology Associate Degree program and transfer to Pennsylvania College of Technology to earn a baccalaureate degree in Automotive Technology Management, beginning fall of 2016.
Eligible students must have a final cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better at NTC and can transfer 53 credits from the Automotive Technology Associate Degree to the Automotive Technology Management Bachelor’s Degree. An...
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 (All day)

The NTC Promise Will Continue During 2016-17 Academic Year

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is pleased to announce that the NTC Promise, an initiative providing free college tuition to qualified students, has been extended to 2017 high school graduates. The NTC Promise will continue to help local high school seniors realize their dreams of attending college while reducing financial barriers and ensuring a skilled workforce for our communities.
Through the generosity of the NTC Foundation and business and individual donors, the cost of tuition and fees will be covered by donated funds for eligible participants after federal and state financial aid (excluding loans and work study) and scholarships have been applied. The NTC Promise...