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The Admissions Office is here to assist you through all phases of the admissions process. We are interested in understanding your goals as a student and ensuring that all of your questions are answered.

Admissions Office Hours:
Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Mountain Time)

Contact the Admissions Office: 
Phone: 800-316-4127 x505
Fax: 785-899-5711

Northwest Kansas Technical College CEEB Code: 7749

Required Documents

To finalize your admission, we must have the following documents on file:

  • Completed Application
  • Official High School Transcript or GED
    • Must be mailed or faxed (Fax: 785-899-5711) directly from high school (a cover page from the school must be included with fax).
    • Can be hand-delivered by student if received in a sealed envelope from the school.
    • We do accept Official Transcripts through Parchment Exchange. Link: Parchment Exchange – Leader in eTranscript Exchange
  • Official College Transcript (if applicable)
  • ACT or AccuPlacer Test Scores
    • We require test scores to determine placement in developmental courses. A score will not, in and of itself, disqualify you.
    • If you have not taken the ACT, you may make an appointment to take the AccuPlacer Test on our campus at no cost.
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA)
    • Northwest Kansas Technical College FAFSA School Code: 005267
    • Complete your FASFA at as soon as possible to see what type of financial aid you may qualify for.
    • If you are a high school senior, you cannot complete your FAFSA until you and your parents have filed income taxes after the first of the year (of your graduation year). In the meantime, you may complete the FASFA Forecaster to estimate your aid.
    • Email your FAFSA confirmation page to yourself.

If you will be entering the Medical Assistant or Respiratory Therapy programs, please note that additional documents will be required.

Medical Assistant:

  • Background Check
  • Statement of Health
  • Immunization Records (Tetanus, MMR, Hep-B)
  • Tuberculosis (TB) Test (in June or July prior to class start)
    • A TB Screening will be offered on campus in the Fall

Respiratory Therapy:

  • Background Check
  • Immunization Records (Tetanus, MMR, Hep-B, Vercelli)
  • TB Test (in June or July prior to class start)
  • Letter of Intent
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Anatomy & Physiology (5 credits)*
  • Medical Terminology (3 credits)*

*Classes must be completed before enrolling into RT program classes.

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We are devoted to making your application process as easy as possible. We are here to walk you through our application process.
If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to call or email our Admissions Team at (785) 890-3641.

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