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Northwest Tech Nationally Ranked Again

Northwest Tech continues to be recognized as a leader in higher education student success. The college was recognized by the Chronicle of Higher Education as being among the top 2% in graduation rates in the nation. The college ranked 18th out of 889 two-year publicly funded technical and community colleges from around the United States. [...]

NORTHWEST TECH ATHLETES RECEIVE NATIONAL ACADEMIC HONORS

Goodland, KS. (06/26/2017)  – Northwest Tech like to recognize those student-athletes that went above and beyond both in the classroom and on the field or court.  After submitting academic results to the NJCAA these athletes qualified for National Academic Student-Athlete Award. The criteria to receive individual honors are: Third Team NJCAA All-Academic Award: 3.60-3.79 Second [...]

GOODLAND SCHOOLS AND NORTHWEST TECH CREATE CODING INITIATIVE

Goodland, Kansas - June 14, 2017, Unified School District 352 and Northwest Kansas Technical College today announced their new K-14 coding initiative which begins this fall. With the help of Apple’s new Everyone Can Code curriculum and Swift Playgrounds App, every grade level at Goodland USD 352 will be immersed in the creative world of [...]

Goodland Elks Supply Northwest Tech Food Pantry with Grant

Northwest Tech is pleased to have been the recipient for a $1500 grant from the Elks Lodge located in Goodland Kansas. This grant will go toward supplying a new food pantry the college is adding over the 2017 summer. With food insecurity becoming a growing concern on many college campuses, including Northwest Tech, the college [...]

NORTHWEST TECH RECEIVES INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY GRANT

Northwest Tech is pleased to announce it has received a $5,499 Innovative Technology Grant from the Kansas Board of Regents. These funds will support the Crime Scene Investigation program and will be used to purchase a thermal imaging camera that will expand the capabilities of the drone that is currently being utilized by the Crime Scene Investigation (CSI) [...]

Northwest Tech 2017 Graduation

The grass is getting greener, the weather is warming up, and students across Northwest Kansas are in the final weeks of classes. For the graduating Mavericks of Northwest Kansas Technical College, this means commencement ceremonies are on the horizon. With nearly 150 students in the Class of 2017 who have met certificate and degree requirements, [...]

Kayla Luera Named Employee of the Month

Kayla Luera, was recently honored as the Northwest Tech Employee of the Month for February. Kayla is the Director of Admissions at Northwest Tech. Employee of the Month is an award presented each month to an employee that goes the extra mile to ensure all students acquire the best possible experience at Northwest Tech. Kayla [...]

Kindi Bauman Named Employee of the Month

Kindi Bauman, was recently honored as the Northwest Tech Employee of the Month for January. Kindi is the Senior Administrative Assistant at Northwest Tech. Employee of the Month is an award presented each month to an employee that goes the extra mile to ensure all students acquire the best possible experience at Northwest Tech. Kindi [...]

Northwest Tech Crime Scene Investigation Program Receives Drone

The Northwest Kansas Technical College Crime Scene Investigation program and the Cheyenne County Sheriff’s Office announced a partnership to bring technology to the classroom in Goodland, Kansas. The Cheyenne County Sheriff’s Office, with money seized from drug enforcement, has purchased and donated a DJI Inspire 2 Drone for the Crime Scene Investigation program. The drone [...]

Northwest Tech Partners with Athletes of Valor

Northwest Kansas Technical College has formed a partnership with Athletes of Valor, an organization dedicated to helping service members transition into college after service and compete in college athletics. Northwest Tech is the first technical or community college in the nation to form a partnership and currently the only college in Kansas. Athletes of Valor was founded [...]