Northwest Technical Institute

950 Blue Gentian Road Suite#500
Eagan, MN 55121
Tel: (651)332-8000
Public institution
Northwest Technical Institute is a small, private technical college located on the southeast side of the Twin Cities metropolitan area of Minneapolis and St. Paul. We offer small class sizes, industry experienced instructors, and a unique educational approach to people wanting careers in drafting, design, and CADD. Accreditation and Recognitions NTI was established as a private drafting school in 1957 Authorized to grant the Specialized Associate of Science Degree in 1973. Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT, Arlington, VA). Recognized as an Institution of Higher Learning pursuant to Title 38, U.S. Code, Section 1652 (f)(g). Member, Minnesota Career College Association (MCCA). Programs approved by the Minnesota State Approval Agency to offer VA educational benefits to eligible veterans and eligible dependents of deceased or disabled veterans.
School Highlights:
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Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
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Northwest Technical Institute is one of 7 community colleges within Dakota County, MN.
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The nearest community college is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis (1.33 miles away).

School Overview

Northwest Technical Institute Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.12 0.53
Northwest Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Go to: http://www.nti.edu/request-information To get a free interactive CD with Demo design software examples and everything you would need to apply.

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Did You Know?
Dakota, MN community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.32, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Dakota, MN is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.