Technical and Career Programs


Technical programs are perfect for students who want to learn a specific skill or trade and move into a career in two years or less. Individuals who like a hands-on learning environment often choose technical and career programs, as do those who want a college education but aren't interested in investing four years into a degree.

Our Programs

​Alphabetical Program Listing

AccountantAAS, DiplomaHutchinson, Willmar 
Accounting TechnicianDiplomaHutchinson, Willmar 
Activity Director/Activity AssistantAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Online 
Administrative AssistantAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
Agri-BusinessAAS, DiplomaWillmar 
Agronomy TechnologyDiploma, CertificateWillmar 
Audio TechnologyAAS, DiplomaHutchinson 
Auto Body Collision RepairAAS, Diploma, CertificateWillmar 
Automation and Robotics Systems TechnologyAAS, DiplomaHutchinson 
Automotive Service TechnologyAAS, DiplomaWillmar 
CarpentryAAS, DiplomaWillmar 
Computer Aided Drafting and DesignAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar, Online 
Computer ProgrammerAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
Computer Support TechnicianAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
CosmetologyAAS, Diploma, CertificateWillmar 
Cyber SecurityAASHutchinson, Willmar 
Dairy ManagementAAS, DiplomaWillmar 
Early Childhood EdASHutchinson 
Education ParaprofessionalAAS, DiplomaHutchinson 
ElectricianAAS, DiplomaWillmar 
Electronics TechnologyAAS, DiplomaHutchinson 
Emergency Medical TechnicianCertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
Estheology/Advanced EstheticsAAS, CertificateWillmar 
Farm Business ManagementDiplomaHutchinson, Willmar 
Farm Operation and ManagementAAS, DiplomaWillmar 
GPS/GIS Technology for AgricultureAAS, Diploma, CertificateWillmar 
Health Information TechnicianAASWillmar 
Healthcare Administrative AssistantAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
Insurance Claim RepresentativeDiplomaWillmar 
Law Enforcement and CorrectionsAA, AASHutchinson, Willmar, Online 
Legal AssistantAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
Machine Tool TechnologyAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson 
Marketing and DesignAASHutchinson 
Marketing and Sales ManagementAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
Massage TherapyAAS, DiplomaWillmar 
Medical AssistantAAS, Diploma, CertificateWillmar 
Medical Coding SpecialistDiplomaWillmar 
Mobile AppAASHutchinson, Willmar 
Multimedia Design TechnologyAAS, DiplomaHutchinson 
Nail Care TechnologyCertificateWillmar 
Network Systems AdministrationAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
Nondestructive TestingAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson 
Nursing - Associate Degree And Bachelor Of Science NursingASHutchinson, Willmar 
Nursing - Practical NursingDiplomaHutchinson, Willmar 
Nursing AssistantCertificateHutchinson, Willmar 
Occupational SkillsDiploma, CertificateWillmar 
Office AssistantDiplomaHutchinson, Willmar 
ParamedicAAS, DiplomaHutchinson, Willmar 
Professional Photography TechnologyAAS, DiplomaWillmar 
Universal Care AssistantCertificateHutchinson 
Veterinary TechnologyAASWillmar 
Web ProgrammingAAS, DiplomaHutchinson 
WeldingAAS, Diploma, CertificateHutchinson, Willmar 

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