We Are Northland.

Northland is a comprehensive college, offering many state-of-the-art, nationally-renowned technical programs designed for those looking to quickly join the work force. Northland also has a liberal arts college program which offers students the first two years of a bachelor's degree.

Mission Statement

Northland Community & Technical College is dedicated to creating a quality learning environment for all learners through partnerships with students, communities, businesses, and other educational institutions.


Vision Statement

Northland Community & Technical College will be widely recognized as a progressive leader in community and technical college education, responsive to the needs of our learners through the use of partnerships, innovation, and technology. Learn about our Institutional Learner Outcomes.

Our Campuses

Campus Locations

One college. Four great locations. Northland consists of main campus locations in East Grand Forks, MN and Thief River Falls, MN, an aviation campus in Thief River Falls, MN, and a satellite site in Roseau, MN.

College History

College History

Area Vocational Technical Institute. Northwest Technical College. Northland Community & Technical College. From our beginnings in 1949 to our merger in 2003 to today, learn the college history of Northland.

Diversity at Northland

Diversity at Northland

It is an integral part of Northland's mission to acknowledge, understand, value and celebrate the diverse heritage, cultures and individuals within our learning environment and community.

Employment Opportunities

Working at Northland

Northland is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability or veteran status.

Meet our Faculty & Staff

Meet our Faculty & Staff

Get to know the faculty and staff of Northland. Look up contact information, read bios, and more.

Pioneer Athletics

Pioneer Athletics

The Northland Athletic Department's mission is to enhance and support the intellectual mission of the college and its academic standards and practices.

Northland by the Numbers

Student enrollment statistics as of September 2012


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