Strategic Planning

On Feb. 14, 2018, President Faith Hensrud, Vice President for Academic Affairs Darrin Strosahl and other members of the Steering Committee presented the draft 2018-2023 Strategic Plan for Northwest Technical College. The plan focuses on four strategic priorities:

  1. Increase responsiveness to workforce needs.
  2. Improve/increase student success, including retention, graduation rates and job placement.
  3. Enhance community, business and educational partnerships.
  4. Establish and implement a customized training program to become the provider of choice for business and industry in the region.

You may download the draft plan here.

Update: The updated version is available here.

Feedback Request

Your feedback is requested.  Please take a few minutes to respond to seven questions about the plan.


Thank you for your feedback!

On Nov. 20, 2017, Northwest Technical College hosted campus forums to solicit feedback for the upcoming Strategic Planning process. The following video shows the session with faculty, staff and students.