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Our Mission Is
Education for Employment


DCTC credits are about 1/3 the cost of a private 2-year school.

DCTC annual tuition is only $5,000
(based on 30 credits per year)

Alumni Success

Alumni Success

Employers seek out DCTC graduates.

4 out of 5 employers would hire a DCTC graduate again.



DCTC offers day, evening, weekend and online courses to accommodate your busy schedule. Short-term programs can be completed in as little as six-weeks.

Nicole Weise
David Robins
Karla Martinez

Nicole Weise

"DCTC has so many student organizations to offer and very friendly people."

David Robins

"I love the people here and Blue Knights baseball!"

Karla Martinez

"I love DCTC because of all the different people willing to help you succeed."

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At Dakota County Technical College
Sping Plant Sale

Save the Date! DCTC Horticulture Club Spring Plant Sale Scheduled

ProceedsĀ support the DCTC Horticulture Club The DCTC Landscape Horticulture Club is holding...

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  Upcoming Events

"Do You Have Game" - Tuesdays
Tuesday, Apr. 21  | 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday Campus Visit
Tuesday, Apr. 21  | 12:45 p.m.
Blue Knights Baseball: Home vs. North Iowa Area Community College
Tuesday, Apr. 21  | 2:00 p.m.
Blue Knights Baseball Faculty & Staff Appreciation Day: Home vs. Northern Iowa Area Community College
Tuesday, Apr. 21  | 2:00 p.m.
IT Talent & Employer Meet Up
Tuesday, Apr. 21  | 5:30 p.m.
Business Etiquette Luncheon
Wednesday, Apr. 22  | 11:00 a.m.

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Tuesday Campus Visit

Tuesday Campus Visit

Every Tuesday at 12:45 p.m.

Our Tuesday Campus Visit gives you the chance to accomplish a number of important goals:

  • Get your questions answered by admissions professionals
  • Learn about the academic program that interests you
  • Review Admissions Checklist
  • Tour classrooms, shops & labs
  • Learn about Credit for Prior Learning

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