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Northcentral Technical College

At Northcentral Technical College (NTC), you will gain the skills and confidence to prepare for a successful career, and a successful future, while under the guidance of our caring and committed faculty and staff. The College offers over 190 programs, with many credits transferring to Wisconsin’s four-year public and private colleges, creating a seamless path for lifelong learning. Students may also begin their UW degree at NTC through a Liberal Arts partnership with Madison College.

Graduates

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94%

of graduates are employed within one year following graduation

Scholarships

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$486000

in scholarships are awarded annually

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Admissions Requirements

Start your admission to Northcentral Technical 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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Northcentral Experience

At NTC, we invite you to live, connect and grow as you embrace the full Timberwolf experience while making lifelong friends.

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Timberwolf Suites, a privately owned student apartment community adjacent to the Wausau campus, offers students the opportunity to live independently and become immersed in college life.

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NTC offers a robust collection of recreational and wellness activities including intramural sports and a three varsity esports teams competing in the NACE.

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Northcentral Technical College

Set as My College
1000 W. Campus Drive
Wausau, WI 54401-1899

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Workforce Solutions

As the community’s college, NTC has an obligation to serve and support the District community. The College is proud to partner with and support local employers and incumbent workers through workforce training and professional development.

  • Customized Training + Consulting Services for Businesses
  • Conferences, Workshops + Seminars
  • Professional Development + Continuing Education
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NTC Grad Employed Before Graduation

More students are employed before crossing the graduation stage at Northcentral Technical College (NTC), including IT - Software Developer student, Tanner Champine.

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Student Ambassador Tanya Kranski

WTCS State Ambassador Tanya Kranski recounts her experience at Northcentral Technical College.

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Northcentral News

NTC Medical Assistant, first-generation grad enjoys success

From customer service to patient care, Juanmanuel Rocha continues to succeed as the first college graduate in his family. A passion for service to others has taken Juanmanuel Rocha from employment at a grocery store to the healthcare field. Each step of the way, NTC has been there.

NTC camp allows kids to explore careers

Area students are getting the chance to explore different career fields at Northcentral Technical College this week. The school's "Summer Fun Camp" gives students from 5th to 8th grade three days to explore all programs NTC has to offer, from healthcare, to agriculture, to auto manufacturing and more.

NTC offering high school graduates free summer classes

Northcentral Technical College is giving recent high school graduates the chance to earn college credits for free. Through the COVID Catch Up program graduates from the classes of 2020 and 2021 from schools in NTC's district can earn up to six credits this summer. In addition to the free college credits, books and supplies for classes will also be free.