Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is a community technical college in Wasau, Wisconsin. The college was founded as the Wausau Industrial School in 1912. Today, NTC’s catchment area includes Marathon, Lincoln, Taylor, Price, Waupaca, Shawano, Langlade, Monominee, Portage, and Clark counties. In addition to the man campus, there are regional centers in Wittenberg, Antigo, Spencer, Medford, Phillips, and Merrill. NTC is a member of the 16-school Wisconsin Technical College System.
All instruction at NTC is informed by their core beliefs, as explained on the school’s website:
Learner Focus: We believe in an educational environment that exceeds learner expectations and helps them reach their unique potential.
Continuous Learning We believe in a learning organization comprised of individuals who are competent, forward thinking, accountable, caring and collaborative.
Ingenuity: We believe in innovation of learning and services through creativity and forward thinking.
Access: We believe in access for all learners through geographic, financial, service, and learning delivery alternatives.
Service to Community: We believe in service to our communities to meet their economic and educational needs.
Diversity: We believe in diversity of thought, culture, opinion, economic status, age, gender and physical capabilities.
Culture of Professionalism: We believe in a culture that exudes professionalism, treating internal and external customers with integrity and respect.