Students attend NCTA in Curtis, NE, a quiet rural area. The school is a public institution. NCTA degrees go up to the Associate's degree.
The school is known for its programs in agricultural science and management, landscaping and horticulture.
Applicants to NCTA appreciate its open admissions policy.
There are 327 students at the school (as of 2007-2008).
NCTA has a residential or campus feel. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. NCTA offers students meal plans.
The school reports its educational mission is:
"Through quality teaching, NCTA is committed to provide all students with the opportunity, knowledge, skills and characteristics of an educated person. NCTA will provide an outstanding associate level undergraduate experience where the leading object shall be quality instruction in agriculture and related fields. contemporary and future needs of students will be met by fostering student learning through excellent teaching, advising and outcome assessment. students will be offered the opportunity to develop new interests, intellectual curiosity and love of learning."
More complete details are provided below.
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Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture
404 East 7th
Curtis , NE 69025-9552
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors [see all]|
|Agricultural Science and Management||58||agricultural management, agricultural production|
|Medical Support and Technology||39||veterinary assistant|
|Landscaping and Horticulture||6||applied horticulture|
Number of programs and degrees for NCTA in 2008-2009:
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||20||4|
In 2007-2008, NCTA had a total enrollment of 327 students (300 full-time equivalent).
Students By Class:
Students by Age:
Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)
Retention Rates (2007):
NCTA offers campus housing for 154 of its 300 (full-time) students.
The school offers students a meal plan with 14 meals per week.
Expenses and Financial Aid:
|In-state tuition and fees||$ 3,824|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$ 7,451|
|Room and board||$ 4,481|
|Room charge||$ 1,900|
|Board (meal plan) charge||$ 2,184|
|Books and supplies||$ 1,000|
|Other expenses||$ 4,442|
NCTA participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 256596)
Salaries for full-time faculty:
Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):
|Full-Time Faculty Level||Contract Length||Number Men||Avg Salary Men||Number Women||Avg Salary Women|
|Associate professor||academic year||1||*||0||*|
|Assistant professor||academic year||5||$38,336||4||$38,337|
|All faculty total||academic year||7||$42,526||6||$43,228|
*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.
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What Sets NCTA Apart:
|% of degrees in agricultural science and management |
(vs. all colleges)
|% of degrees in landscaping and horticulture |
(vs. all colleges)
|Dorm rooms per full-time student |
(vs. all colleges)
|Lowest tuition & fees (in-state) |
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Accepts some high school credits
Offers distance learning
Student employment services
Remedial classes for students
Offers part-time study
Offers campus housing
Offers a board (meal) plan
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