Northwest Technical Institute Eagan

Overview of Northwest Technical Institute Eagan

Northwest Technical Institute is located in a small city, in Eagan, MN. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degree levels at Northwest Technical Institute top out at the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study engineering technician.

Northwest Technical Institute Selectivity

Northwest Technical Institute maintains an open-admission policy.


Students at the school benefit from the low student/teacher ratio.

Student Body

Northwest Technical Institute offers classes to 72 students (89 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at the school are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of Northwest Technical Insatitute is to be the pre-eminent institution of higher learning in the training of high school graduates for a career in Engineering or Architectural CAD Technology at the Associate Degree level. This training will be conducted in the Minneapolis-St.Paul metropolitan area to meet the needs of industry in that area. This mission will be accomplished by exceeding the expectations of NTI students, NTI graduates, and industry."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Northwest Technical Institute

Northwest Technical Institute
950 Blue Gentian Road Suite#500
Eagan , MN 55121-1576

Northwest Technical Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician56CAD and design

Number of programs and degrees for Northwest Technical Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree561

Northwest Technical Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Northwest Technical Institute had a total enrollment of 72 students (89 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 97%
Hispanic 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 86%
20-21 7%
22-24 3%
25-29 1%
30-34 1%
35-39 1%

Northwest Technical Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 86 %

Northwest Technical Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Eagan, Minnesota for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Minnesota Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Northwest Technical Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 14,820
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 14,820
Books and supplies $ 800

Financial Aid:
Northwest Technical Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 826700)

Northwest Technical Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year6$65,0002*
All faculty totalcalendar year6$65,0002*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Northwest Technical Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Engineering Technician
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician

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What Sets Northwest Technical Institute Apart:

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