NCK TECH Welding Competition Showcases Local Welders

NCK Tech held its 13th annual GMAW welding competition on the Beloit campus. Participants for the college division included students from both NCK Tech Beloit and Hays campus, Salina Area Technical College, Central Community College of Hastings, NE and Hutchinson Community College. The competition allows students to demonstrate their skills in blueprint reading, fabricate various

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NCK TECH Holds Job Fair for Students

The Dreiling Business Occupations Center at NCK Tech, Hays Campus was near over-flowing with approximately 200 students and thirty-five vendors for the annual NCK Tech Job Fair.  Students had the opportunity to visit with businesses locally and the western third of the state. Boot Hill Casino and Resort were looking for employees in their summer

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NCK TECH Automotive Instructor Honored at Vision Conference

Richard Cox, Automotive Instructor and Department Chair of NCK Tech, Hays Campus Automotive Program recently was awarded the prestigious Educator of the Year Award from VISION. The conference, held in Kansas City, draws over 3500 attendees from forty-four states, Canada and countries as far away as Zimbabwe. VISION High Tech Training conference meets annually and

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NCK TECH Seeks Nominations for Honorary Veterans Degree

Dear Veteran, Family Member or Friend: Let me begin by saying thank you to all veterans for their service to our great nation. NCK Tech is proud to have several U.S. military veterans currently enrolled as students, as well as many veteran alumni who are now serving our country through the workforce. NCK Tech remains

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NCK TECH Business Professionals of America Bring Home Awards

NCK TECH Business Professionals of America (BPA) competed at the State Leadership Conference in Wichita, Feb. 21-22. The organization, comprised of students from the Information Technology program (IT), consistently placed in the top ten. Back row: Seth Topel, Ryne McCreight, Andrew Schwarts, Jonah Hardacre, Darrick Doeschot Front row: Conner Mong, Taylor Wilson, Ethan Rinaldo, Beau

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NCK TECH Selected as a Top Automotive School

According to Trade School Future, NCK TECH achieved the ranking of #2 in the nation for its Automotive Program.  Daniel Kolbo of Trade School Future announced the ranking after a “deep dive into hundreds of the top trade schools in the nation to select our top ten based off of the projected value gained by

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NCK TECH Offers CDL Course

A two-day CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) Course offered through NCK TECH will be held Feb. 18-19. The course will be eight hours per day and located on the Hays Campus at 2205 Wheatland Ave. Instruction will take place on obtaining a CDL learners permit. Upon successful completion, drive–time may be scheduled to complete the training.

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Dean’s Honor Roll Honorable Mention

NCK TECH announces the Honorable Mention Honor Roll for Fall 2018. The Honor Roll requires a 3.0-3.49 GPA. First Name Last Name City State Campus Major Trenton Adee Neodesha KS Beloit Diesel Technology Owen Anderson Moline KS Beloit Carpentry-Cabinetmaking Tina Ariano Kirton Hays KS Hays Practical Nursing Jordan Arias Hays KS Hays Practical Nursing Nikolas

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NCK Tech 212 Award

Each semester NCK TECH awards an employee who has gone beyond expectations in their job responsibilities. The premise of the 212 Award is that water is hot at 211 degrees, but that one degree more causes water to boil. Thus, the 212 Award recognizes those who go that extra degree to make a difference in

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Dean’s Honor Roll

NCK TECH announces the Dean’s Honor Roll for Fall 2018. The Dean’s Honor Roll requires a 3.5-4.0 GPA. First Name Last Name City State Campus Major Nathan Adams Hays KS Hays Plumbing Heating and Air Conditioning Camilo Arrieta-Marquez Hays KS Hays Automotive Technology Kadon Augustine Glen Elder KS Beloit Business Management Alexander Aylor Wakefield KS

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