North Central Kansas Technical College was ranked ninth among 2-year colleges with the highest 3-year graduation rates, by The Chronicle of Higher Education. With a 67.4% completion rate ranks NCK Tech as 9th out of 815 institutions across the nation. NCK Tech ranks as the highest technical and community college within Kansas. NCK Tech has a strong reputation for helping students succeed and reach their goals. 

This is the 6th time in the last 7 years that NCK Tech has placed in the top 10 colleges in the nation. NCK Tech not only graduates students, but the college also ensures students are ready for work. “This recognition is a wonderful tribute to the hard work our students invest and the high quality of employees we have at NCK Tech.  It’s the combination of their efforts and dedication that help NCK Tech to consistently achieve this national recognition, and most importantly it is what helps our students graduate and land great jobs!” President Burks stated.

Located in Beloit and Hays, Kan., North Central Kansas Technical College is dedicated to being a leader in workforce development by maximizing value for students, employers and communities through educational excellence. Our mission is to deliver applied, innovative and personalized education to empower learners, enrich lives, develop skilled professionals and strengthen economic systems. Achieving excellence with integrity through dedication, innovation, collaboration and communication is what we attain through our core values.