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Nontraditional Occupations (NTO) are careers in which women or men comprise less than 25% of the workforce. Most NTO careers are expected to show rapid growth within the next ten years and many NTO programs are in high-demand fields. Pursuing a career that fits your personality, interests, and abilities can lead to satisfying and challenging work.

NTO Programs by Gender

At NTC, students who pursue an NTO program receive targeted advising, are connected with college resources, and participate in events such as employer panels and industry tours.

NTO Programs For Females

ASSOCIATE DEGREES

  • Agri-Business
  • Applied Engineering Technology
  • Architectural Design & Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Criminal Justice Studies
  • Crop Science
  • Culinary Arts
  • Dairy Science
  • Diesel Technology
  • Electromechanical Technology
  • E-Production
  • Fire Medic
  • IT - Network Specialist
  • IT - Software Developer
  • Mechanical Design Technology
  • Safety Engineering Technology
  • Veterinary Science
  • Welding Fabrication And Robotics

TECHNICAL DIPLOMAS

  • Auto Collision Repair And Refinishing Technician
  • Automotive Technician
  • Basic Machining
  • Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement
  • Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement 720 Academy
  • Diesel Equipment Mechanic
  • Flux Core Arc Weldin (FCAW)
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)
  • Industrial Electronics and Maintenance Technician
  • IT - Computer Support Technician
  • IT - Database Specialist
  • IT - Microsoft .NET Programmer
  • IT - Mobile Programmer
  • IT - Network Technician
  • IT - Software Development Specialist
  • IT - User Experience Programmer
  • IT - Web Design Specialist
  • IT - Web Development Specialist
  • Machine Tool Operation
  • Machine Tooling Technics
  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Residential Building
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
  • Structural Steel Detailing
  • Truck Driving
  • Welding
  • Wood Technology

CERTIFICATES/APPRENTICESHIPS

  • Apprentice/Journey Worker - Apprenticeship
  • Electrical & Instrumentation Apprentice - Apprenticeship
  • Industrial Electrician Apprentice - Apprenticeship
  • Instrumentation Apprentice - Apprenticeship
  • IT - Software Project Manager - Certificate
  • IT - Web Programmer - Certificate
  • Machinist Apprentice - Apprenticeship
  • Maintenance Mechanic/Millwright Apprentice - Apprenticeship
  • Plumbing Apprentice - Apprenticeship
  • Tool & Die Apprentice - Apprenticeship

NTO Programs For Males

ASSOCIATE DEGREES

  • Accounting Assistant
  • Administrative Professional
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Health Care Business Services
  • Human Services Associate
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Medical Office Specialist
  • Nursing
  • Radiography

TECHNICAL DIPLOMAS

  • Dental Assistant - Short Term
  • IT - Microcomputer Applications Specialist
  • Office Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Coding Specialist
  • Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Practical Nursing
  • Surgical Technologist

Questions?

Contact, Chris, the Diversity Specialist.

Chris Munson

Chris guides, advocates, and empowers NTC learners to achieve educational, personal, and professional goals. As a College Advising Specialist, he/she can assist in connecting students with campus and community resources. Chris also leads the College Advising Specialists and coordinates Diversity Services for the College.

Email: munson@ntc.edu
Phone715.803.1093