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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 in Rosemount, Eagan and at the South of the River Education Center in Burnsville to accommodate your busy schedule. Short-term programs can be completed in as little as six-weeks.

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At Dakota County Technical College
Phi Theta Kappa Spring 2017 Induction Ceremony

PTK Spring 2017 Induction Ceremony

Beta Theta Tau chapter hosts event in Dakota Room The Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society Beta Theta Tau chapter at Dakota County Technical...

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  Upcoming Events

Career and Technical Program Exploration Workshop
Wednesday, Mar. 29  | 11:00 a.m.
Lions Club Presents Can Do Canines (Free Pizza)
Wednesday, Mar. 29  | 1:00 p.m.
Blue Knights Men's Baseball vs St. Cloud Tech.
Wednesday, Mar. 29  | 2:00 p.m.
Drop In Financial Aid Help
Wednesday, Mar. 29  | 3:00 p.m.
Phi Theta Kappa: Homework Help
Wednesday, Mar. 29  | 6:30 p.m.
Blue Knights Women's Softball vs Lake Region State College
Friday, Mar. 31  | 2:00 p.m.

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Tuesday Campus Visit

Tuesday Campus Visit

Every Tuesday at 1 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

Campus Visit Info

Burnsville Location

Looking for classes in the south metro? Check out the South of the River Education Center in Burnsville, Minn.