The Aspen Institute announced that NCK Tech has been nominated for the Aspen Award for Community College Excellence.  150 colleges in total were nominated for the 2017 prize. The Aspen Institute was founded in 1949, focuses on three areas of review: Student success in persistence, completion and transfer, consistent improvement in outcomes over time, and equity in outcomes for students of all racial/ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds.


NCK Tech recognizes and honors the same values and goals set forth by the Aspen Institute and we are very pleased to be recognized for it.


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