Note: Students must have applied and been admitted to NTC two weeks prior to the start of each semester.
Step 1 — Complete the Online Application As of March 10th, 2023 we are no longer charging an application fee. It is now free to apply to NTC!
Upon submission of your application, you will be informed of additional requirements needed to complete your admission to the college. You will receive an email notification with your Student ID number.
If you are not able to complete the application online, download the NTC Admissions Application, and follow the instructions in it.
Step 2 — Send Northwest Technical College your High School Transcript or GED.
Step 3 — If you have attended another college, please forward all official transcripts from the colleges you’ve attended.
We can automatically access transcripts from any MnSCU college or university.
Step 4 — Congratulations, you have been accepted to Northwest Technical College!
Once you have completed the admissions process you will want to contact your admissions representative to confirm your next steps. The NTC admissions representatives are located in the One-Stop. Feel free to stop by or call (218) 333-6600 to connect with your admissions representative today or book an appointment online.
Register for Classes
Step 1 — Contact the Admissions office to schedule a campus visit.
You will meet with your Personal Admissions Representative, discuss program options, meet a faculty member in your program of interest and receive a campus tour. You may also request a tour of the BSU Residence Halls!
Step 2 — Schedule a date and time to take your Accuplacer Assessment…this may be waived, please contact Admissions for additional information.
Step 3 — Schedule registration and financial aid meetings with your Personal Admissions Representative to select your classes and finalize your financial aid questions and requirements.
Step 4 — Attend New Student Orientation
This is an opportunity to meet your classmates, faculty members within your program and the staff at Northwest Technical College.
Step 5 — Start school!