Northcentral Technical College

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General Information

Admission Office

1000 West Campus Drive

Wausau, WI 54401

(715) 675-3331

(888) 682-7144

Fax: (715) 675-0629

Contact: Erin McNally

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1000 West Campus Drive

Wausau, WI 54401

(715) 675-3331

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,917


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health programs including application portfolio.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business C

Architecture & Related Programs

Architectural Technology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A,C
E-Commerce C
Entrepreneurial Studies A
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Office Management C
Operations Management A

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer Support Specialist A
Computer Systems Analysis A
Game design and development C
Information Technology C

Construction Trades

Construction Trades – General A


Electrical/Communications Engineering A
Engineering Mechanics A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C
Child Care Service A,C
Child Development C

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Laboratory Assistance A
Medical Office Assistant C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A
Medical Transcription C
Medication Aide C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Surgical Technology A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A
Automotive Technology A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A
Tool/Die Technology C
Welding Technology A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology C
Police Science A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Northcentral Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (715) 675-3331
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 1000 Campus Dr, Wausau, WI 54401-1899
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 6,177
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,918 (47% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,609
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,247
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 70%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,682

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Northcentral Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Northcentral Technical College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 34
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 178
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 11
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 64
Construction Trades 4
Education 21
Engineering 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 76
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1610
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 92
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 11
Precision Production 102
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 8744

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Northcentral Technical College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $3,609
Out-of-state $5,247
Books and supplies $2,015

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 155 70%
Grant or scholarship aid 134 60% $4,682
Student loan aid 99 44% $3,857

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,704 27% $3,918
Federal student loans 1,150 18% $3,999

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Northcentral Technical College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Northcentral Technical College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Northcentral Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 6,177
Undergraduate enrollment 6,177
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Northcentral Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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