Trades and Industry Division

NIC’s Trades and Industry Division prepares students for immediate entry into regional trades and industries – oftentimes students are offered entry-level positions before they’ve finished their degree or certificate programs. From two-year associate degrees to six-month certificates, students learn what it takes to succeed in the field.


  • Applied Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Collision Repair Technology
  • Construction Management
  • Diesel Technology
  • Heating/Ventilation/AC/Refrigeration
  • Machine Technology
  • Maintenance Mech/Millwright
  • Mechatronics
  • Mech Design Engineering Tech
  • Wastewater Technology
  • Welding