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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

Two Week Attendance Challenge Winners Announced

Incentive awarded to students who met the challenge At DCTC we know that attendance is the key...

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  Upcoming Events

Blue Knights Men's and Women's Soccer Game - Home
Sunday, Oct. 11  | 12:00 p.m.
Spring Registration Begins
Monday, Oct. 12
Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration
Monday, Oct. 12  | 11:30 a.m.
IT Club: Setting Up A Home Network
Monday, Oct. 12  | 2:15 p.m.
Game Day Tuesday
Tuesday, Oct. 13  | 10:00 a.m.
Donate Your Vehicle Today!
Tuesday, Oct. 13  | 12:00 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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