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Northwest Technical College
December 26, 2016
New welding certificate program at NTC
BEMIDJI -- Anyone interested in pursuing careers in the rapidly growing welding trade can enroll in a new welding certificate program at Northwest Technical College beginning in January.Students who pursue a welding certificate at NTC can “prepare themselves for a rewarding, well-paying...
December 26, 2016 - 11:19am
December 11, 2016
Website ranks NTC as No. 4 online school
BEMIDJI -- The website Online Colleges recently ranked Northwest Technical College's online programs as fourth-best in the state of Minnesota, according to a release from the school.NTC's online degree programs received a score of 98.5 on the ranking's normalized 100-point scale....
December 11, 2016 - 12:45pm
Spring registration fair at NTC on Monday
BEMIDJI -- A spring registration fair will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday at Northwest Technical College, 905 Grant Ave. SE. Anyone interested in registering at the college for the spring 2017 semester or learning more about becoming a student is welcome to attend, officials said...
December 11, 2016 - 8:43am
November 30, 2016
BSU, NTC face millions in budget shortfalls: ‘We expect to close that gap,’ official says
BEMIDJI—BSU and Northwest Technical College staff project the two schools could have between $2.4 million and $3.6 million in total budget shortfalls next fiscal year, but administrators hope to close that gap.
November 30, 2016 - 6:54pm
October 22, 2016
'This is advocacy': Northwest Technical College hosts community health workers conference
BEMIDJI—Community health workers from across Northwest Minnesota gathered Friday at Northwest Technical College to network with one another, learn what others are doing in the field and to "raise the profile" of the emerging profession itself. "This is advocacy, in this room,"...
October 22, 2016 - 2:32pm
Nelson named finalist for Association Award
BEMIDJI -- Paul Nelson, instructor in Northwest Technical College's high-performance engine machining program, is one of three finalists competing for Specialty Equipment Market Association's North American Council of Automotive Teachers Education Foundation Award. The award recognizes...
October 22, 2016 - 5:00am
October 15, 2016
NTC offers CNA course
BEMIDJI—Enrollment is open for Northwest Technical College's Certified Nursing Assistant program, a three-credit certificate that prepares graduates for careers as nursing assistants or home health aides. The course, which begins Tuesday and runs through Dec. 13, meets on Tuesday...
October 15, 2016 - 2:30am
October 1, 2016
Commercial vehicle inspectors license recertification training
BEMIDJI—Commercial vehicle inspectors can re-certify their licenses at a one-day training held on Oct. 14 at Northwest Technical College. The course is for inspectors whose licenses are set to expire or have expired in the past six months. The course is not intended for persons...
October 1, 2016 - 7:15am
September 24, 2016
Community Health Workers to gather at NTC
BEMIDJI—Community Health Workers from across Minnesota will gather at Northwest Technical College for the inaugural Rural Community Health Worker Conference. The one-day conference will begin at 9 a.m. Oct. 21 on campus. The conference is meant for employers of Community Health...
September 24, 2016 - 5:15am
NTC names Paula Langteau as interim dean
BEMIDJI -- Northwest Technical College has named Paula Langteau as interim dean. She comes to Bemidji with nearly three decades of higher education experience, gained at two-year and technical colleges in Wisconsin and Georgia, according to NTC. “I’m excited to have Paula joining...
August 24, 2016 - 7:33pm
Gaining experience: Partnership between NTC's LPN program and Sanford Health offers part-time employment to students while in school
BEMIDJI -- There will be a lot of opportunity for growth, development and specialized nursing thanks to the new partnership between Northwest...
August 24, 2016 - 5:16pm
August 19, 2016
Blackduck student named to NTC Dean's List
BlackduckShelene Head, certificate, nursing assistant KelliherMelea Mostad, diploma, medical coding NorthomeHope Lindner, certificate, business foundations Caleb Schneider, diploma, residential plumbing/HVAC Kevin Lamp, associate of science, nursing Ponemah Lisa Johnson, certificate,...
August 19, 2016 - 11:19am
August 2, 2016
Finalists named for interim dean at NTC
BEMIDJI -- Faith Hensrud, president of BSU and Northwest Technical College, has named James Clark, Paula Langteau and Thomas Whelihan as finalists for the position of interim dean at NTC. BSU and NTC are interviewing the trio of candidates in search of a successor for Bob Griggs,...
August 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
July 11, 2016
HIGHER EDUCATION: Griggs to leave NTC for South Dakota post
BEMIDJI -- BSU and Northwest Technical College will name this week a temporary replacement for NTC Interim Dean Bob Griggs, who is leaving to become the president of Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, S.D. Griggs has been interim dean at NTC since 2014. Griggs has worked...
July 11, 2016 - 6:29pm
June 20, 2016
Anderson appointed interim provost and vice president for academic and student affairs
BEMIDJI -- Michael Anderson has been appointed interim provost and vice president for academic and student affairs at BSU and Northwest Technical College. Anderson has been vice president for academic affairs since 2012 at Wayne State College in Nebraska. He fills in as BSU and NTC...
June 20, 2016 - 7:38pm