In addition to offering a variety of associate degrees in the field of applied science, NCTA offers its Agricultural Welding Certificate that provides students with the applied welding skills desired by the agricultural equipment industry. This program includes three welding courses that can be completed over 3 semesters while pursuing degree one of the Agricultural Production Systems degrees such as Agriculture Equipment Management. Upon completion of the third welding course, students are provided the opportunity to earn and American Welding Society Certification credential.
Located in south-central Nebraska, NCTA is part of the University of Nebraska system. Recently, Forbes placed it among the nation’s top 30 trade schools.