Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

Introduction

Founded in 1912, NWTC is a nationally-ranked, two-year public college where students prepare for high-tech careers and begin their bachelor’s degrees. Last year, NWTC served over 32,000 students; 7,800 students pursued degrees and diplomas and worked with over 1,100 businesses for contract training. The College has welcomed students from more than 30 countries around the globe including Malaysia, Pakistan, South Africa, Brazil, Ghana, Spain, Poland, and China.

All NWTC students are provided with resources needed for success. As a result, 93 percent of grads have careers within six months of graduation; 80 percent of those grads are employed in their career fields. Hundreds more grads continue their education through NWTC’s transfer agreements with nearly 40 other colleges/universities.

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Our Mission

We are a two-year technical college, serving Northeast Wisconsin by providing education, training, and life-long learning opportunities for individuals and businesses leading to the development of a skilled workforce. Our customers stimulate the economic vitality of our district as a result of the application of skills and knowledge acquired through the completion of certificates, degrees, diplomas, and courses.

Our Vision

NWTC is a cutting edge life-long learning college that transforms, strengthens, and inspires.

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Programs

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Associate Degree

Architectural Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 USA Green Bay

Careers in architectural technology allow you to pursue your passion for designing, drawing, creating, and problem-solving. As an Architectural Technology graduate, you'll be prepared to work in many fields related to architecture and construction.

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Careers in architectural technology allow you to pursue your passion for designing, drawing, creating, and problem solving. As an Architectural Technology graduate, you'll be prepared to work in many fields related to architecture and construction. Careers include architectural technician, building information modeling specialist, building materials salesperson, building systems design technician, shop drawing draftsperson, structural draftsperson, and residential designer or estimator. With additional education and/or work experience, you may become an architect, building inspector, commercial or industrial estimator, structural engineer, specification writer, or project manager.

Employment Potential Building information modeling specialist: coordinates development of virtual building information models that integrate architectural, structural, and building systems to be used for construction coordination. Building Materials Sales Person: works in retail sales of building products in a building materials center. Building Systems Technician: works under the direction and supervision of an architect or professional engineer, preparing working drawings for hvacr, electrical and plumbing systems within a building. Shop Drawing Draftsperson: works under the supervision of a professional engineer, developing fabrication and erection drawings for components used in construction. Structural Draftsperson: works under the direction and supervision of an architect or professional engineer, preparing working drawings for steel, concrete, and wood building systems. Residential Designer: works independently designing and drafting homes for building materials centers or residential contractors. Requirements for Program Entry ... [-]

Automotive Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 USA Green Bay

Highly skilled automotive technicians and specialists are needed to keep pace with the increasingly complex vehicles being manufactured for today's consumer. In the Automotive Technology program, you'll learn to diagnose and service automobiles under conditions similar to an actual repair facility. Plus, you'll develop repair facility management skills to increase your employment potential. Career opportunities for you include automotive service technician, shop foreman, parts manager, warranty claims person, repair facility owner/operator, plus all of the career opportunities offered by the Automotive Technician program. This two-year program is ASE Certified to National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation Standards. [+]

Highly skilled automotive technicians and specialists are needed to keep pace with the increasingly complex vehicles being manufactured for today's consumer. In the Automotive Technology program, you'll learn to diagnose and service automobiles under conditions similar to an actual repair facility. Plus, you'll develop repair facility management skills to increase your employment potential. Career opportunities for you include automotive service technician, shop foreman, parts manager, warranty claims person, repair facility owner/operator, plus all of the career opportunities offered by the Automotive Technician program. This two-year program is ASE Certified to National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation Standards.... [-]


Business Analyst Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years February 2019 USA Green Bay

The Business Analyst (BA) associate degree prepares learners to work as liaisons among stakeholders in order to understand the structure, policies, and operation of an organization. Learners use techniques to gather and analyze business requirements, using best practices and relevant technologies. Graduates will be prepared to function as liaisons with IT and subject matter experts. Graduates will be able to support the needs of businesses in a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, insurance, and finance. [+]

Business analysts are vital links of an organization – clearly communicating key information such as business structure, policies, and operations to stakeholders. Whether you want a career change or a way to expand your marketable skills, the Business Analyst associate degree could be the key to your success.

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Many area companies - including Associated Bank, Skyline Technologies, and Ariens Company, to name a few - currently employ and/or are seeking skilled business analysts.

Why Become a Business Analyst? Increase your earning potential Thrive in a career that makes the most of your problem-solving and communication skills.

The Business Analyst (BA) associate degree prepares learners to work as liaisons among stakeholders in order to understand the structure, policies, and operation of an organization. Learners use techniques to gather and analyze business requirements, using best practices and relevant technologies. Graduates will be prepared to function as liaisons with IT and subject matter experts. Graduates will be able to support the needs of businesses in a wide variety of industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, insurance, and finance.... [-]


Business Management - Hotel & Restaurant Emphasis Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 USA Green Bay Marinette Sturgeon Bay + 2 more

The Hotel and Restaurant emphasis educates learners for mid-management careers in hotel management, food service operations, and tourism.

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The Hotel and Restaurant emphasis educates learners for mid-management careers in hotel management, food service operations and tourism.

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All credits from the following certificate(s) apply toward this associate degree: - Business Operations, 901023 Some credits from the following technical diploma(s) apply toward this associate degree: - Hospitality Management, 311093

Employment Potential

There are many job listings that would be appropriate for a graduate of the Business Management program. Small organizations typically require generalist skills and large organizations tend toward some specialization among their managers. With additional education and/or work experience, a graduate may find employment opportunities as a manager of operations with increased responsibility, authority and commensurate pay.... [-]


Civil Engineering Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 USA Green Bay

Civil Engineering Technology graduates are prepared for careers in the civil engineering and surveying fields. As a civil engineering technician, you examine and interpret prints and specifications; confer with contractors and owners to enforce contract specifications, building codes, and zoning ordinances; test soils, asphalt, and concrete and observe and... [+]

Civil Engineering Technology graduates are prepared for careers in the civil engineering and surveying fields. As a civil engineering technician, you examine and interpret prints and specifications; confer with contractors and owners to enforce contract specifications, building codes, and zoning ordinances; test soils, asphalt, and concrete and observe and inspect other related construction activities; perform land surveying and computer aided drafting; and observe building, highway and utility construction. With additional education and work experience, you can become a professional licensed civil engineering, construction superintendent, building inspector, civil designer, construction projects manager, or professional land surveyor. This program is accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.... [-]


Design and Graphic Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Green Bay

Creative design professionals combine artistic abilities with technical knowledge to create designs used in print and electronic media. During your studies, you will create, maintain and present a professional portfolio showcasing your finest work. [+]

Creative design professionals combine artistic abilities with technical knowledge to create designs used in print and electronic media. During your studies, you will create, maintain and present a professional portfolio showcasing your finest work. As a graduate of the Design and Graphic Technology program, you are positioned for a variety of careers including graphic designer, advertising specialist, digital print technician, publication designer, public relations professional, pre-press technician and web graphic designer.

Employment Potential

A graduate of this program will have the potential for employment in the following areas:

Desktop Publisher: produces professional publications using electronic publishing software, scans graphic images, places text and graphics files onto the page, and operates output devices. Graphic Designer: develops advertising concepts and prepares art for the final presentations. Advertising Assistant: works with the ad director or store manager to plan and prepare advertising for print, radio, and TV use. Commercial Art Worker: prepares artwork and copy to be used in label production, package design, printed materials; prepares process separations; preflights electronic files; manages color control; and manages fonts. Digital Print Technician: prepares computer files for variable data printing or produce print on demand applications. Layout Designer: designs basic plans for print advertising, passes on work to a commercial artist or copywriter, and is responsible for final electronic files. Printing Support Worker/Customer Service Representative: handles electronic and pre-press operations, making color separations, electronic scanning, image editing, and color proofing. Public Relations Assistant: assists in public relations activities helping to produce brochures, press releases, displays, and... [-]

Electrical Engineering Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 4 years January 2019 USA Green Bay

As an Electrical Engineering Technology (EET) graduate, you're skilled in testing, maintaining, and troubleshooting electrical and electronic devices found in machinery, computers, and communication. Typical careers for program grads include electrical/electronic development technician, electrical/electronic maintenance technician, electrical test technician... [+]

As an Electrical Engineering Technology (EET) graduate, you're skilled in testing, maintaining, and troubleshooting electrical and electronic devices found in machinery, computers, and communication. Typical careers for program grads include electrical/electronic development technician, electrical/electronic maintenance technician, electrical test technician, electrical/electronics technician, and field service technician. You may also choose to further your education by pursuing a four-year degree. The EET program consists of two tracks: a transfer track and a general track - the transfer track graduate can transfer to a four-year bachelor's degree program in electrical engineering technology.... [-]


Electro-Mechanical Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Green Bay Marinette + 1 more

As a graduate of the two-year Electro-Mechanical Technology associate degree, you're prepared for the electro-mechanical technician career as well as a number of other related professions - automated equipment technician, electronics technician, field service technician, fluid power technician, and installation technician. [+]

Electro-mechanical technicians maintain and repair electro-mechanical equipment including drive systems, position sensors, cabling, and automatic production equipment; work with mechanical and/or electrical engineers to install and evaluate electro-mechanical systems, and build mock-ups of production equipment. As a graduate of the two-year Electro-Mechanical Technology associate degree, you're prepared for the electro-mechanical technician career as well as a number of other related professions - automated equipment technician, electronics technician, field service technician, fluid power technician, and installation technician.

Employment Potential

A graduate of this program will have the potential for employment in the following areas:... [-]


Energy Management Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 USA Green Bay

Energy expenses make up a part of every business' bottom line. Employers are seeking those skilled in monitoring energy consumption with the ability to detect and evaluate energy efficiency opportunities. Graduates of the Energy Management Technology associate degree program are equipped to lead businesses' energy management initiatives. [+]

Energy expenses make up a part of every business' bottom line. Employers are seeking those skilled in monitoring energy consumption with the ability to detect and evaluate energy efficiency opportunities. Graduates of the Energy Management Technology associate degree program are equipped to lead businesses' energy management initiatives. Energy managers work within a variety of business sectors: utility companies; energy equipment companies; government agencies; and heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration contractors. Graduates may also find careers as energy auditors, energy management consultants, or energy program coordinators.

Employment Potential

A graduate of the program will have the potential for employment for such diverse employers as engineering firms, public and private utilities, energy equipment companies, HVACR contractors and departments of energy in the following areas:... [-]


Event Management Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Green Bay

Event management is a fast-paced, challenging and rewarding profession. Employment is across industry sectors, such as manufacturing, non-profit, hospitality, information technology, healthcare, retail, or government. [+]

Event management is a fast-paced, challenging and rewarding profession. Employment is across industry sectors, such as manufacturing, non-profit, hospitality, information technology, healthcare, retail, or government. Students learn invaluable skills in planning successful meetings and events, marketing through social media, contracts, negotiation, project management, partnership development, fundraising and so much more! As a graduate of the Event Management program you will be prepared for employment as a meeting and travel planner, event manager, wedding planner, meeting services manager, event marketing coordinator, festival event manager, fundraising coordinator, conference, and trade show planner, and catering coordinator.... [-]


Fire Protection Engineering Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 USA Green Bay

If you want to make a difference in your career by keeping our communities safe from the danger and destruction of fire, consider a future in fire protection engineering technology. In this exciting field, the principles of science and engineering are used to protect people and their environments from the devastating events of fire and smoke. [+]

If you want to make a difference in your career by keeping our communities safe from the danger and destruction of fire, consider a future in fire protection engineering technology. In this exciting field, the principles of science and engineering are used to protect people and their environments from the devastating events of fire and smoke. To safeguard our homes, buildings, and businesses, highly-skilled professionals are needed to design, install and service automatic sprinkler, fire alarm and special hazard fire suppression systems. Typical careers for graduates of the Fire Protection Engineering Technology program include fire protection systems designer, fire protection systems service representative, fire protection systems installation technician and industrial safety technician.... [-]


Laboratory Science Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 USA Green Bay

The Laboratory Science Technology Associate of Applied Sciences Degree program blends key theoretical concepts with practical laboratory skills needed for success in a broad range of science careers, including biological, chemical, and environmental industries as well as academic research laboratories. [+]

Are you ready for a fast-paced, hands-on career that will maximize your analytical skills and challenge you every day? The Laboratory Science Technology Associate of Applied Sciences Degree program blends key theoretical concepts with practical laboratory skills needed for success in a broad range of science careers, including biological, chemical, and environmental industries as well as academic research laboratories. This program has been designed not only to prepare you for immediate employment, but also to transfer smoothly to local universities, allowing you to start your science education at NWTC and continue toward a bachelor’s degree, pre-medical studies and beyond. Courses will focus on experimental design, application of scientific principles in analysis of results, accurate documentation processes, fundamentals of quality measurement, and use of industry-standard instrumentation and protocols. ... [-]


Marketing Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Green Bay

Marketing is exciting, dynamic and essential to the success of every business. In today’s fast-paced organizations, marketing is everyone’s responsibility. As a Marketing graduate, you have the tools and experiences you need to develop and execute marketing plans, participate in teams, utilize information technology, integrate social media strategies, create presentations, close sales, and develop leadership skills. [+]

Marketing is exciting, dynamic and essential to the success of every business. In today’s fast-paced organizations, marketing is everyone’s responsibility. As a Marketing graduate, you have the tools and experiences you need to develop and execute marketing plans, participate in teams, utilize information technology, integrate social media strategies, create presentations, close sales, and develop leadership skills. Marketing roles are available in every type of organization -- manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, service provider or non-profit. Some of the many career opportunities may include customer service representative, account manager, event marketing specialist, market researcher, social media coordinator, sales executive, and promotions coordinator.... [-]


Mechanical Design Technology Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 months August 2019 USA Green Bay

Mechanical design technicians apply knowledge of mechanical engineering technology to design, develop, and test new or revised machinery. Working primarily on a computer utilizing 2D drafting or 3D modeling programs, you assist product engineers by detailing sections of machine designs. [+]

Mechanical design technicians apply knowledge of mechanical engineering technology to design, develop, and test new or revised machinery. Working primarily on a computer utilizing 2D drafting or 3D modeling programs, you assist product engineers by detailing sections of machine designs. As a graduate of the Mechanical Design Technology program, you're also equipped for such careers as detailer and mechanical drafter. With additional education and/or work experience, you may also become a product designer, lead designer, project engineer, or technical sales/service representative.

Employment Potential

A graduate of this program will have the potential for employment in the following areas:... [-]


Network Specialist - IT Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Green Bay

Network specialists are technology professionals who are responsible for network infrastructure, software and desktop deployment, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Network specialists' opportunities for employment can range from network support specialist to network administrators to business technology consultants. [+]

Network specialists are technology professionals who are responsible for network infrastructure, software and desktop deployment, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Network specialists' opportunities for employment can range from network support specialist to network administrators to business technology consultants. Responsibilities can include network and user administration, network infrastructure configuration and support, and security design - all focused on developing and maintaining an active network for optimal performance. Graduates of this associate degree are also prepared to pursue mainstream vendor certifications.

Employment Potential

A graduate of this program will have the potential for employment in the following areas: Network Support Specialist: designs and configures networks, installs hardware and software components, and maintains network performance. Network Administrator: develops security procedures, assigns access rights, installs application software, and configures user profiles. Successful completion of the course work in this program will also prepare a student to pursue vendor certification as a Network Engineer.... [-]


Software Developer Associate Degree

Campus Full time Part time 2 years January 2019 USA Green Bay + 1 more

This two-year program prepares its learners to design, develop and test business application software using various leading programming languages. Graduates will be proficient in HTML, C#, Java, PHP, ASP.NET, and SQL along with various supporting technologies in networking, database development, documentation, and system analysis and design. [+]

This two-year program prepares its learners to design, develop and test business application software using various leading programming languages. Graduates will be proficient in HTML, C#, Java, PHP, ASP.NET, and SQL along with various supporting technologies in networking, database development, documentation, and system analysis and design. Graduates will be prepared to support the software development needs of businesses in a wide variety of industries. Training blends general education development with required IT technical skills. All courses are offered in an in-person format and some are also offered online for additional flexibility.

Employment Potential

A graduate of this program will have the potential for employment in the following areas: Programmer: Create, modify, and test the code, forms, and script that allow computer applications to run. Work from specifications drawn up by software developers or other individuals. May assist software developers by analyzing user needs and designing software solutions. May develop and write computer programs to store, locate, and retrieve specific documents, data, and information. Software Developer: Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility programs. Analyze user needs and develop software solutions. Design software or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. May analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team. May supervise computer programmers. With additional education and/or work experience, graduates may find other opportunities for employment. - Systems Analyst - Database Administrator - Software Architect - Software Consultant/Trainer - Industry... [-]


Web Development Associate Degree

Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Green Bay

Web developers design, implement and maintain web applications and websites. As a graduate of the Web Development associate degree, you're prepared for such careers as web developer, web technical support specialist, and web analyst. You play a key role in internet-based business systems and websites using concepts in design and programming.

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Web developers design, implement, and maintain web applications and websites. As a graduate of the Web Development associate degree, you're prepared for such careers as web developer, web technical support specialist, and web analyst. You play a key role in internet-based business systems and websites using concepts in design and programming.

Employment Potential

A graduate of the program will have the potential for employment as a:

Web Developer: designs, implements, and maintains internet and internet web applications/sites. Web Technical Support: develops and maintains internal system support processes and coordinates the integration of the web with other computer systems. Web Analyst: track and analyze key business metrics related to web activities. Some positions may require additional education and/or work experience. Requirements for Program Entry Completed application. High school transcript or equivalent. Completed one year of high school algebra or equivalency. Computer familiarity and ability to use a keyboard and mouse. Minimum typing speed of 30 wpm. Modules 10-105-101 Career Planning 10-111-101 Photoshop Fundamentals 10-150-144 IT:Network:Operating Sys Fund 10-152-185 Website Coding 10-154-125 IT:Web:Database Development 10-804-133 Math & Logic 10-890-101 College 101 10-135-115 Online Search Strategies 10-135-150 Web Graphic Design 10-152-184 IT:Web:Programming-SQL 10-801-136 English Composition 1 10-801-196 Oral/Interpersonal Comm 10-809-199 Psychology Of Human Relations 10-105-103 Career Preparation 10-135-151 Website Design 10-135-155 Web Content Management Sys 10-152-173 IT:Program:Part 1 (C#) 10-152-180 IT:Web:Scripting-JavaScript 10-152-182 IT:Web:Scripting-PHP 10-809-103 Think Critically & Creatively 10-135-180 Web Campaign Management 10-135-185 Web Emerging Technologies 10-135-199 Web Dev Career Experience 10-152-183 IT:Web:Scripting-ASP.Net 10-809-172 Intro to Diversity Studies 10-809-195 Economics Program Outcomes Develop,... [-]

Courses

Business Management Associate Degree

Online Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Green Bay Marinette Sturgeon Bay + 3 more

General business managers are found in nearly all work settings in virtually every sector of the economy. Graduates of the Business Management program are equipped with the foundational skills needed to manage the operations of a business. Graduates are competent in the business functions of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling with the core skills that are vital for success in the business world. [+]

General business managers are found in nearly all work settings in virtually every sector of the economy. Graduates of the Business Management program are equipped with the foundational skills needed to manage the operations of a business. Graduates are competent in the business functions of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling with the core skills that are vital for success in the business world.

Employment Potential

There are many job listings that would be appropriate for a graduate of the Business Management program. Small organizations typically require generalist skills and large organizations tend toward some specialization among their managers.

With additional education and/or work experience, a graduate may find employment opportunities as a manager of operations with increased responsibility, authority and commensurate pay.... [-]


Intensive English Program

Campus Full time 3 - 15 weeks January 2019 USA Green Bay

The Intensive English Program (IEP) at NWTC is designed to prepare students for the academic language demands of college-level coursework. The IEP offers two levels of English instruction: Intermediate and Advanced. Students attend class 4 hours daily in Listening/Speaking, Reading, Writing, and Grammar. Students also have access to the language lab for independent study and practice in the afternoon. [+]

The Intensive English Program (IEP) at NWTC is designed to prepare students for the academic language demands of college-level coursework. The IEP offers two levels of English instruction: Intermediate and Advanced. Students attend class 4 hours daily in Listening/Speaking, Reading, Writing, and Grammar. Students also have access to the language lab for independent study and practice in the afternoon. The IEP instructors have many years of experience and have lived and/or taught extensively in other countries.

IEP Options

Short-term Cultural Immersion (3 weeks) This program is designed to give students an immersive language experience, and the daily schedule is the most structured. The cost includes the 3-credit English Program, Books, Housing, 2 Meals/Day, and Cultural Excursions. This program is tailored for lower-intermediate English speakers.... [-]


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