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Thursday, May 26, 2016 (All day)

NTC, UWM Announce New Transfer Option for Human Services Students

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC), along with the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (UWM), are pleased to announce a new transfer option for qualifying students completing the following human services programs at NTC:
  • Human Services Associate Degree
  • Human Services – Academic Associate Degree
  • Human Services – Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Associate Degree
Students completing any of these human services programs will be able to continue their education with UWM by seamlessly transferring the credits they earned at NTC to the Community Engagement & Education Bachelor of Science degree program at UWM in the...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 (All day)

Senior CNA Academy Students Finish Coursework at NTC

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Six students recently completed coursework at Northcentral Technical College (NTC) during the first-ever Senior CNA Academy, part of an Active Aging initiative in central Wisconsin.
NTC and Pine Crest Nursing Home partnered in this initiative to deliver a training program to individuals 55 years of age and older that taught them the knowledge and skills necessary to work as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in a long-term care facility in central Wisconsin. 
“We were extremely pleased with the success of the first Senior CNA Academy,” said Lorraine Zoromski, NTC Dean of Health Sciences. “The energy level and passion this...
Thursday, May 5, 2016 (All day)

NTC, UW-Milwaukee Announce Transfer Option for Architectural Design & Technology Students

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) in Wausau and the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee are pleased to announce a new transfer agreement for qualifying Architectural Design & Technology students. Through this agreement, students completing the Architectural Design & Technology Associate Degree at NTC will be able to transfer to UW-Milwaukee and earn an Architectural Studies bachelor’s degree.
“This partnership expands continuing education options for NTC students interested in pursuing an advanced degree at UW-Milwaukee’s School of Architecture & Urban Planning,” said Jeff Musson, Architectural Design & Technology Department...
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 (All day)

NTC to Host GED/HSED Graduation Ceremony

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) will host a GED/HSED Graduation Ceremony celebration at the Wausau campus on Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in E101-102. The event is free and open to the public.
Approximately 60 students will graduate from NTC’s GED/HSED program this spring. The event will feature keynote speaker Dominic Grueztmacher, IT Faculty at NTC. Speeches will also be made by Tressie Hansen, Geraldine Vervaecke and Carrie Scheinost, all of whom have successfully completed the GED/HSED program.
NTC offers GED/HSED preparation at each of its campus locations in Antigo, Medford, Phillips, Spencer, Wausau...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 (All day)

$39,700 Grant Supports Student Emergency Fund at NTC

(WAUSAU, Wis.) – Northcentral Technical College (NTC) now has additional resources to help low-income students weather financial emergencies. Students can apply for small grants to help cover expenses just beyond their means, which allows them to quickly return focus to their academic pursuits.
“NTC is proud to be named a recipient of the Dash emergency grant,” said Vicki Jeppesen, Vice President of College Advancement & Executive Director of NTC Foundation. “Increasing the number of emergency funds that are available at NTC means that more students will have the opportunity to receive the financial assistance they need to earn a college degree.”