General Facts

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


2013-2014 Academic Year

Student Population

  • 4,407 credit students
  • 3,964 non-credit/workforce training students
  • 2,416 full-time students

Student Demographics

  • 56% male students
  • 17% students of color
  • 29 average age

Degrees

  • 52 Associate's Degree Programs
  • 78 Certificate and Diploma Programs
  • 487 Associate's Degrees Awarded
  • 465 Certificates and Diplomas Awarded

College Employees

  • 294 total employees
  • 175 faculty
  • 109 staff
  • 10 administration
 

Highlights

119 of 2012-2013 DCTC graduates continued their education at a 4-year institution

190 of 2012-2013 DCTC graduates continued their education at a 2-year institution

100% of surveyed employers of 2012 DCTC graduates indicated they would consider hiring a DCTC graduate again