Higher Learning Commission team visits Northwest Technical College

On Sept. 29, a three-person team representing the Higher Learning Commission concluded a two-day site visit at Northwest Technical College, where they met with students, staff, faculty and community members as part of their review of the college’s case for continued accreditation.

Performance-auto instructor eager to share opportunities

After deciding community college wasn’t the place for him, Paul Nelson was at a crossroads. The Mora, Minn., native looked to a technical school for the next step in his educational journey, and he graduated from Northwest Technical College in 1979.