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Nicolet College

Your path to success begins at Nicolet College. Our main campus is located in Rhinelander on the shores of beautiful Lake Julia, but our reach extends to academic centers throughout the district and through our online classes and programs. As the center for higher education in the Northwoods and beyond, we offer occupational training and a university-level liberal arts education all designed to meet your schedule, support your lifestyle, and ultimately, lead you to the job you want anywhere in the world.

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Admissions Requirements

Start your admission to Nicolet College with a few simple steps. Contact the admissions representatives at the college with any questions and for assistance along the way.

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Nicolet Experience

As the center for higher education in the Northwoods and beyond, we offer occupational training and a university-level liberal arts education all designed to meet your schedule, support your lifestyle, and ultimately, lead you to the job you want anywhere in the world.

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A close-knit campus and smaller class sizes mean you will receive the personal attention you deserve. We’ll get to know you, and make sure you have the options and flexibility to fit education into your life.

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Nicolet College offers you the best opportunities to succeed without the high cost of education. You’ll benefit from personalized financial assistance, low tuition, and more than 200 scholarship opportunities.

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Nicolet College

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5364 College Drive, P.O. Box 518
Rhinelander, WI 54501-0518

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Workforce Solutions

We deliver quality training, education, and technical expertise to ensure your team members have the resources they need for success. Industries change, customers are always searching for new options, and employees, from generation to generation, have different interests and distinct life goals. Partner with Nicolet College for all of your training, assessment, seminar, and continuing education needs.

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Nicolet College News

Nicolet introduces Launch-A-Biz virtual entrepreneur training program

For any entrepreneurs interested in growing their business, a new program at Nicolet College is ready to offer help. The new Nicolet College Launch-A-Biz virtual entrepreneur training program will help business owners discover the skills and talents needed for business success. The program is designed to help small business owners grow their businesses beyond the first stage level. The program begins with a first-steps session, followed by sessions on determining the feasibility of your business, designing a strategic planning process, creating a business model, and putting it all together in a one-page business plan. 

Nicolet College teacher named firefighter instructor of the year

When the pandemic hit early last year and Nicolet College moved all classes to the virtual world, fire training instructor Mike Carlin had more than two dozen students just weeks away from finishing their in-person classes and becoming certified fire fighters.

Nicolet College receives diversity award

Citing its commitment to diversity and inclusive learning and work environments, Nicolet College has been selected as a 2020 Promising Places to Work award winner by two national organizations that support diversity efforts by community colleges across the country.