Northland Community & Technical College will present the 2016 graduating class at commencement ceremonies in Thief River Falls, MN and Grand Forks, ND on May 12 and 13, 2016. The Thief River Falls commencement will be held May 12 in the Northland gymnasium at 7 p.m. with an open house to follow in the Gunderson Commons. Northland’s East Grand Forks campus will hold commencement May 13 at 11 a.m. in the Chester Fritz Auditorium, Grand Forks, ND. Commencement ceremonies are expected to last approximately 90 minutes.
Northland’s 2016 graduating class is comprised of 789 students that were eligible to receive 903 awards (certificate, diploma, AAS, AS and AA degrees). 278 graduated from Northland’s Thief River Falls campus and 511 graduated from East Grand Forks. Northland grads will spread across the country in upcoming months to work and study in many fields like health and human services, law and public safety, aerospace, and information technology. They will prove to be fundamental assets to local communities as grads build and fix your homes and heal your family members.
This year, Northland will be providing a live stream of both commencement ceremonies for those that are unable to attend but would like to watch the ceremony. Visit www.northlandcollege.edu/graduation2016/ to find the live streaming link. The stream will go live when each ceremony is scheduled to start. The stream can be viewed on your computer, mobile device, or smart TV.
Northland Community and Technical College (NCTC) is a comprehensive college with campuses in Thief River Falls, MN, and East Grand Forks, MN. NCTC also has an aerospace site in Thief River Falls, MN, and a satellite site in Roseau, MN. NCTC offers certificates, diplomas, transfer courses, two-year degrees (A.A.S., A.S., A.A.) in more than 80 areas of study, workforce training and education programs. NCTC is a member of Minnesota State, the fourth-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States, and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. NCTC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer. For more information about Northland Community & Technical College, visit www.northlandcollege.edu or call 1.800.959.6282.