The Northern Tier Career Center offers its students access to the latest technologies that are standard in the industries it trains its students for.

* More information will be provided soon about program specific technologies. *

Information Technology Information


  • 1GB Internet Connection via fiber through IU17 RWAN Network
  • 1GB Internal Fiber backbone between network closets
  • Juniper EX4200 Core Switch, Juniper EX2200 & 3COM 4200G IDF Switches for wired network connections
  • Juniper WLC8 Wireless Controller & MP522 Access Points for wireless network coverage


  • VMWare ESXi Virtualization Technology
  • Windows Server 2012 for school services
  • VEEAM Backup & Recovery for file backup and disaster recovery
  • Exchange 2013 for Staff Email, Contacts, and Calendar management
  • Students are provided 250MB of network storage for school projects


  • Staff and Student computers consist of Lenovo, HP & Dell laptops and desktops spread out between computer labs and individual classrooms
  • Windows 8 Enterprise for NTCC Staff and Student computers
  • Windows 7 Professional for LPN Staff and Student computers
  • Office 2013 Pro Plus for NTCC Staff and Student computers
  • Office 2010 Pro Plus for LPN Staff and Student computers
  • Program Specific software for advanced training in programs such as Medical Records Technology, Machine Tool Technology, and Licensed Practical Nursing

Computer Labslabs

  • NTCC Open Lab – Laptop lab of 15 laptops for shared program use
  • Licensed Practical Nursing – Computer lab of ~20 laptops & desktop