Facts & Figures

NTC At a Glance*

Student Profile**

Enrollment: 2054 annually — on campus, online and blended.

  • 90% from Minnesota, 10% out of state
  • 72% white, 7% American Indian, 5% African American, 3% Latino, 1% Asian and 5% two or more races
  • 66% women and 32% men
  • 65% enrolled part-time; 35% are full-time
  • 27% are age 15-19; 29% are 20-24; 25% are 25-34; 12% are 35-44; and 5% are 45 and up

Other Key Facts

Established: 1965

Governance: One of 30 community and technical colleges in the Minnesota State System of Colleges and Universities.

Accreditation: Higher Learning Commission, Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), Commission on Dental Accreditation of ADA 

Bemidji State University partnership: On-campus housing, health services, campus dining, fitness center and more.

Scholarships: The NTC Foundation annually awards more than $50,000 in scholarships.


*Fall 2019 information except for annual headcount which includes Spring 2020

**Some percentages may not add up to 100% due to rounding or due to students choosing not to report demographic information