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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."

Happening Now
At Dakota County Technical College

DCTC offers new Attendance Challenge for students

Students offered incentives, assistance to achieve perfect attendance      Dakota County...

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  Upcoming Events

Last Day to Add/Drop Fall Courses
Friday, Aug. 28
Game Day Tuesday: Bingo!
Tuesday, Sep. 1  | 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday Campus Visit
Tuesday, Sep. 1  | 12:45 p.m.
Welcome Week: Student Life Open House
Wednesday, Sep. 2  | 11:30 a.m.
Student Life Patio Grand Opening
Wednesday, Sep. 2  | 11:30 a.m.
Student Senate Meeting & Orientation
Wednesday, Sep. 2  | 1:30 p.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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