General Facts

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General Facts

1970 | Dakota County Technical College was founded
Tim Wynes, J.D. | President of DCTC
Real Education. Real Results | Motto
Blue/Black/White | School Colors
Blue Knights | Athletic Teams' Name


2015-2016 Academic Year

Student Population

  • 4,431 credit students
  • 5,937 non-credit/workforce training students
  • 1,636 full-time students

Student Demographics

  • 56.9% male students
  • 18% students of color
  • 29 average age

Degrees

  • 55 Associate's Degree Programs
  • 91 Certificate and Diploma Programs
  • 395 Associate's Degrees Awarded
  • 532 Certificates and Diplomas Awarded

College Employees

  • 270 total employees (does not include adjunct and temporary part-time faculty)
  • 155 faculty
  • 105 staff
  • 10 administration

Highlights

63 of 2014-2015 DCTC graduates continued their education at a 4-year institution

41 of 2014-2015 DCTC graduates continued their education at a 2-year institution