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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
Student Success Day

DCTC Student Success Day Wed., Feb. 10, 2016

Dakota County Technical College will host its first Student Success Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....

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  Upcoming Events

Career and Technical Program Exploration Workshop
Monday, Feb. 8  | 10:00 a.m.
Valentine's for Children's Hospital - Sponsored by BPA
Monday, Feb. 8  | 11:00 a.m.
Lunar Chinese New Year Celebration!
Monday, Feb. 8  | 11:30 a.m.
Last Day for Total Withdrawal with Partial Refund
Tuesday, Feb. 9
Game Day Tuesday
Tuesday, Feb. 9  | 10:00 a.m.
Donate Your Vehicle Today!
Tuesday, Feb. 9  | 12:00 p.m.

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

Campus Visit Info

Burnsville Location

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