Northcentral Technical College

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Northcentral Technical College
NorthcentralTechnicalCollegeWausauSign.jpg
MottoReal life. Real learning.
Established1912
TypeState Technical College
Budget$43.9M (2009-2010)
PresidentDr. Lori A. Weyers
Academic staffApproximately 150 FT
Students2022(FT), 3098(PT) as of 4-18-11
LocationWausau, Wisconsin, United States
CampusUrban
ColorsBlue,Silver
NicknameTimberwolves
Websitehttp://www.ntc.edu/
 
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Northcentral Technical College
NorthcentralTechnicalCollegeWausauSign.jpg
MottoReal life. Real learning.
Established1912
TypeState Technical College
Budget$43.9M (2009-2010)
PresidentDr. Lori A. Weyers
Academic staffApproximately 150 FT
Students2022(FT), 3098(PT) as of 4-18-11
LocationWausau, Wisconsin, United States
CampusUrban
ColorsBlue,Silver
NicknameTimberwolves
Websitehttp://www.ntc.edu/
Main entrance at Wausau location
David Obey Center for Health Sciences in Wausau

Northcentral Technical College (also NTC) is a technical (community) college in Wausau, Wisconsin, USA. The district of the college includes all of, or portions of, Marathon, Lincoln, Taylor, Price, Langlade, Menominee, Clark, Portage, Shawano and Waupaca counties. The main campus is located in Wausau. There are regional centers in Antigo, Medford, Merrill, Phillips, Spencer and Wittenberg. It is a member of the 16 schools in the Wisconsin Technical College System.

Accreditation[edit]

Northcentral Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association (NCA).[1] Several programs are accredited by other accreditation bodies.

History[edit]

The college began as Wausau Industrial School in 1912.[1] It was renamed Wausau Vocational School in 1936, Wausau Technical Institute in 1961, North Central Technical Institute (NCTI) in 1967.[1] It began occupying its new facility in 1969.[1] It was renamed Northcentral Technical College in 1988.[1]

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Programs[edit]

Regional center in Spencer

NTC offers associate degree and technical diploma programs in agriculture, business, community services, general studies, health, public safety and technical and trades. NTC offers over 100 certificates.

District Board of Trustees[edit]

The Northcentral Technical College District Board of Trustees has nine members representing the NTC District. They are appointed during an early spring meeting by the district county board chairpersons and approved by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e About NTC at official website, Retrieved June 27, 2007
  2. ^ Kind, Larry. "Growing and Expanding Existing Area Businesses - Machine Tool Grant Program". Northern Edge - Profiles of Best Practices. Retrieved 17 July 2013. 
  3. ^ 'Wisconsin Blue Book 2009-2010,' Biographical Sketch of Russ Decker, pg. 76

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