Nebraska College of Technical AgricultureTechnical Agriculture College Nebraska
The NCTA is primarily a living complex with four dormitories. NCTA also received recognition for the university' s academical excellence and accessibility in 2016 with nationwide rankings: The Aspen Institute cited NCTA among the top 15% of two-year colleges WalletHub.com ranks NCTA in the top 2% (9/821) of two-year colleges in the US for affordable and successful academics  Community College Weekly ranks NCTA among the top 50 colleges with an Applied Science Associate Diploma.
Programmes are 2-year programmes for an associated qualification, with a second qualification or certification possible for three years. Undergraduates can assign their AS to a four-year facility such as the University of Nebraska at Lincoln (UNL) for the A-to-B Transfers Program. The NCTA has concluded a number of inter-institutional transfers agreement.
NCTAS undergraduates can earn a Bachelor of Science through the UNL College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources and stay with NCTAS for on-line classes or reside near the Curtis CAMUS for this BAS program. Associate of Science (AS) degrees:
agri-business, agricultural education, agronomy, animal sciences and horticulture. There are 1-year or 2-year programmes in which a certificate is offered by NCTA: agribusiness-management, agricultural chemistry applications, agricultural welding, animal health care, beef production, crop production, diversified agriculture, equine training management, irrigation technology and laboratory animal care. Competitive and travelling crews improve academical activity for NAO school children through cattle evaluation crews, harvest evaluation crews, rodeos, ranching horses, target shooters and the Stockdog Cub.
Locations et activités agribusiness club, Cattlemen, Collegiate Cattlemen, Collegiate FFA, Collegiate 4-H, Collegiate Farm Bureau, CRU (Campus Crusade), Horticulture Club, Phi Theta Kappa, Rodeo Club, Safari Club, Stock Dog Club, Student Government, Student Technicians of Veterinary Medicine Association et Women in Agriculture. The NCTA takes up a 290,000 square meter warehouse adjacent to the city of Curtis, Nebraska, in the north-east.
It also has a 562 acre (2. 27 km2) farmyard, which is used as a country lab. At the Nebraska College of Agriculture (NSA), the first high schools began teaching in the Agriculture Hall on September 8, 1913 (see photo). The University of Nebraska College of Agriculture (UNSA) was renamed the High-School in 1946.
UNSTA began in 1965 with United Nations High College, which worked on site for three years until Medicine Valley Public school opened its new high schools. In February 1994, the University of Nebraska University of Technical Agriculture (UNSTA) formally renamed the University of Nebraska - Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (NCTA).
Mr. Woodburn was NCTA Dean from 1995 to 2004, with Jerry Sundquist of Curtis as provisional Vice President when Weldon Sleight came on the ship from 2006 to December 2012. Mr Rosati was appointed NCTA Dean on 1st July 2013. It has four residences, a dinning room, a university, a student union (known as The Barn), a historical student activities center, the Everett Stencel Livestock Teaching Center, and an equestrian and agriculture training riding school; a 225-seat lecture room and a student services welcome center at the Nebraska Agriculture Industry Educational Center, which also accommodates agriculture, chemicals and biological classes rooms and labs; and the Veterinary Technology Systems Complex and the Dr. Walter Long Teaching Clinic.
Further training rooms and laboratories for the managment of farming tools (welding, power, watering technology) and glasshouses for gardening are available.