Spring 2018 Dean’s Honor Roll

NCK Tech is pleased to announce the Dean’s Honor Roll list for the Spring 2018 semester.  To qualify for the honor roll, students must achieve a 3.5 – 4.0 GPA and to qualify for Honorable Mention students must achieve a GPA between 3.0-3.49. The students, hometowns and their program of study are as follows: DEAN’S

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NCK Tech Students Take Gold at Skills USA Competition

Hutchinson, KS – NCK Tech students from both the Hays and Beloit campuses came together to compete in the Skills USA National competition that concluded on Friday, April 27, 2018. The college walked away with two golds, one silver, and five bronze awards. “We are proud of the successful history our school has had at

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NCK Tech, FHSU join forces to offer seamless transition for students

Fort Hays State University and North Central Kansas Technical College entered into a memorandum of understanding on March 27, 2018 creating a seamless transfer for students who want to continue their education beyond NCK Tech and obtain a bachelor’s degree from FHSU.  Six main career paths were articulated Tuesday: organizational leadership, technology leadership, nursing, health

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NCK Tech Students Win Big at Business Professionals of America

The North Central Kansas Technical College – Information Technology (IT) Program and the Digital Marketing Program returned home from competing at the State Leadership Conference for Business Professionals of America held in Wichita on February 22-24, 2018. Business Professionals of America helps prepare students for careers in business, computer, and office occupations.  Technical Colleges and

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Hays High JAG-K Program Explores Careers at NCK TECH

NCK TECH Hays Campus recently hosted thirty students from the JAG-K program at Hays High School. According to Johnny Matlock, Career Specialist at Hays High, the program “partners with public schools to offer an elective class that provides academic and other positive support to ensure students earn their diploma.” The students toured a variety of

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NCK TECH Takes First Place in Veteran’s Day Parade

The theme of USO shows depicting the WWII, Korean and Vietnam Wars rolled down Mill St. in Beloit for the annual Veterans Day Parade. The students of NCK TECH, along with Activities Director, Marvin McConaghy were awarded first place for their rendition of the famous USO shows. The float included their version of the Doughnut

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NCK TECH Offers ServSafe Food Handler Certification Course

In conjunction with NCK TECH’s Community Outreach initiative, which offers more short-term courses for community enrichment, a ServSafe Food Handler certification prep course will be offered on Saturday, December 1, 2018. The four-hour course will be held in Classroom D in the Business and Operations Center Building located on the NCK TECH Campus at 2205

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NCK TECH Showcases Programs

High school students from area schools attended NCK TECH Showcase Day held on Tuesday, October 30 on the Hays Campus. The purpose of Showcase Day is to allow prospective students to participate in hands-on activities that actually take place in the classroom and lab. Students chose three areas of interest that allowed them to participate

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Electrical Instructor is Named KCWE Outstanding New Teacher

Matt Friess, Electrical instructor with NCK TECH – Beloit Campus has been selected to receive the 2018 Kansas Council for Workforce Education Outstanding New Teacher Award (KCWE).  The award is designed to recognize a faculty member who has less than five years’ teaching experience and demonstrates outstanding teaching ability in the areas of career and

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NCK TECH Offers Nutrition Assistant Training

NCK TECH Hays Campus will be offering a Nutrition Assistant Training class on November 9, 16 and 30th.  The class held from 1-5 p.m. will take place in the Health Science Building on the NCK TECH campus at 2205 Wheatland. This state-approved course is designed for dining services, housekeepers, homemakers, administration, office staff, social workers

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NCK TECH Participates in Apply Kansas Initiative

One of the first steps in going to college is to apply. However, this step may be intimidating for prospective students. NCK TECH is participating in the Apply Kansas Initiative to help students through this process. The Kansas Board of Regents and KACRAO (Kansas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers) in partnership with the

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NCK TECH Pharmacy Technician Program ranked #33 in the Nation

The team at pharmacytechnicianguide.com has ranked the Pharmacy Technician Program at NCK TECH as one of the 50 Best Schools offering a Pharmacy Technician Program across the country. Out of 496 schools, NCK TECH’s program ranked #33. The criteria for assessing the program includes: average tuition cost, graduation rate, student-to-faculty ratio, loan default rate, percentage

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NCK TECH Offers CNA/CMA Refresher/Update Courses

The CNA Refresher course will be held October 19 and 26th.  This two-day course is for CNAs whose Kansas certification status has become inactive.  The class will be 8 a.m.-2 p.m.  Students must attend both days to receive credit. The CMA update course, also scheduled for October 19 and 26th will be 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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