Northland Community & Technical College waives application fee October 22 - 26

College Knowledge Month provides every graduating high school senior with the preparation, opportunity, and support needed to apply to college.

OCTOBER 15, 2018 — As a part of Minnesota State’s College Knowledge Month, Northland Community & Technical College will be accepting applications for admission free of charge the week of October 22-26, 2018.

College Knowledge Month is a statewide effort to provide every graduating high school senior - especially underrepresented students - with the opportunity to apply to college without the barrier of an application fee.

"Minnesota State offers powerful educational opportunities to anyone hoping to build a brighter future," said Devinder Malhotra, chancellor of Minnesota State. "College Knowledge Month is an especially good time to prepare for the application process and apply for admission to any of our colleges and universities - free of charge. These are key first steps on a path to outstanding programs that prepare our students for a career and for lifelong learning."

Prospective students should apply online at If prompted for a promo code, applicants should use CKM2018. NCTC admissions staff can be contacted with any questions or for help navigating the admissions and enrollment process.

“This is the perfect time to begin planning for the next step in your education or to launch a new career,” states NCTC Director of Admissions, Nicki Carlson, “NCTC has something for everyone, from state-of-the-art technical programs designed for those looking to quickly join the workforce, to a liberal arts program developed to transfer to any four year college.” NCTC offers over 80 program areas with varying certificate, diploma and degree options.

For more information, contact the NCTC Admissions Office at, or call 1-800-959-6282.

Northland Community and Technical College (Northland) is a comprehensive college with campuses in Thief River Falls, MN, and East Grand Forks, MN. Northland also has an aerospace site in Thief River Falls, MN, and a satellite site in Roseau, MN. Northland offers certificates, diplomas, transfer courses, two-year degrees (A.A.S., A.S., A.A.) in more than 80 areas of study, workforce training and education programs. Northland is a member of Minnesota State, the fourth-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States, and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. Northland is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer. For more information about Northland Community & Technical College, visit or call 1.800.959.6282.