Nunez Community College to Offer PTEC Fast Track Program in January 2018

Applications are open now for the accelerated 16-week associate’s degree program.

Nunez Community College has moved back the start date for the Industrial Technology (PTEC) Fast Track program scheduled to begin in January. The new start date is January 16, and applications will be taken until January 8. Fast Track is designed to for those with an associate’s degree or higher to be able to attain an Associate of Applied Science degree in Industrial Technology (PTEC) in just 16 weeks.

PTEC is a high-wage, high-skill, and high-demand profession with average starting salaries of $50,000 and above. Most positions involve working onsite in manufacturing or processing facilities.

Fast Track classes are held from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The semester is broken into four mini-sessions of four weeks each.

Applications are currently being accepted and the priority deadline to apply is now January 8, 2018. Again, the program will begin on January 16, 2018. Tuition is approximately $8,000.00, not inclusive of books and mandatory fees. Financial Aid and generous payment plans are available for those who qualify.

For additional information contact Don Hoffman, director of Technology Programs, at (504) 278-6305. This is a selective admissions program with limited enrollment. Begin the Fast Track application process by applying to Nunez Community College at Fast Track applicants must also send a cover letter, transcripts, and resume to