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NCTC Admissions

Check in with North Central Texas College's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

NCTC Admissions Stats at a Glance

NCTC 2021 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not even considered
Waitlist No

Considering Applying Early to NCTC?

North Central Texas College does not offer early decision or early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to NCTC?

Getting into NCTC is not competitive. NCTC has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, NCTC **accepted .

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like NCTC, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to allied health, legal assistant, equine technology, occupational therapy assistant programs is program very difficult.

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

What Does NCTC Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out.

NCTC 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to NCTC must submit the following items. Double check with NCTC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into NCTC?

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

NCTC doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

NCTC does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to North Central Texas College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to NCTC. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in NCTC during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term - Summer Term

NCTC Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to NCTC?

Students who are admitted to NCTC must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does NCTC accept transfer credits?

NCTC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. NCTC accepts:

  • ACE recommendations for credit

Does NCTC accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

NCTC accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to NCTC?

NCTC is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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NCTC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to NCTC is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to NCTC is Continuous processing.

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