NCK Tech Named #3 in the Nation for Graduation Rates

This fall NCK Tech was named third best in the nation for graduation rates among 2-year colleges. According to The Chronicle of Higher Learning, the most respected public
ation in the education industry, NCK Tech ranked among the best of the best when it comes to graduating their students into the workforce. And speaking of workforce, NCK Tech is ranked #1 in job placement according to, a website geared towards helping recent graduates find a career.

To be ranked top in the nation is not a new recognition for NCK Tech, as they are inching their way to the #1 spot, up from #7 on The Chronicles’ list in 2016. President of the college, Eric Burks explains their success. “Every person in every role at NCK Tech has one primary goal, to help students succeed. Graduation and job placement rates are two very significant measures of student success. To be ranked in the top 3 in the nation in both metrics is an incredible accomplishment. I’m very pleased with the dedication of our staff and their efforts to help students succeed, as well as the work our students invest to realize their potential.”

Digital Marketing student Tiffany Bockover explains her experience at NCK Tech, “I was attracted to NCK Tech because I heard great feedback about the teachers and the excellent programs. I was informed about their job placement and graduation rates when I applied a few years ago. I love being a part of this school! I am a Student Ambassador and part of Student Senate. Everyone I have been involved with truly cares about each student and wants to see them succeed. I plan on using my business and marketing degree together to run a successful business.”

NCK Tech is a fully accredited 2-year technical college with campuses in Beloit and Hays, KS. They tout 25 different programs to choose from ranging from Agriculture quipment
Technology to Welding. Most programs are either 9 or 18 months in duration. The college also offers credits that transfer to 4-year institutions for students who are looking to further their education. To discover more about NCK Tech visit their website at