NCK Tech is Eligible to Compete for The 2025 Aspen Prize

By Payton Tholstrup

NCK Tech has been named one of the nation’s top 150 community colleges by the Aspen Institute of College Excellence. This makes them eligible to compete for the $1 million prize. This is the fifth year in a row that the college has been chosen as one of the nominees. Community colleges are selected from a pool of over 1,000 community colleges. NCK Tech will submit student success data as well as strategies to achieve better student outcomes. Nationwide, only 15% of community colleges have been invited to apply for the Aspen Prize.

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