“I’ve always been interested in men’s grooming and think it will be really beneficial to have this extra training for my career development,” says Kniss, who’s currently employed as a hair stylist at a Gainesville location of Great Clips. MORE
After spending close to two decades working in advertising in Dallas, NCTC alumna Lesley Brooks says she was “fed up and burnt out” – and “then the stars opened up.” MORE
He spent another four years working in oil fields in Pennsylvania, Oklahoma and Texas as a drilling fluids technician. However, the military veteran says he always had his career sights set on his first love: Cosmetology. MORE
A familiar face on NCTC’s Gainesville campus, Franklin Haskins has worked in the financial aid office for 12 years, attending a class or two in the evenings and being a single parent to his now 16-year-old son. MORE
Yillah has a long history of working hard to support his family in Africa, and that didn’t change when he enrolled in the LVN program. MORE
“The goal is to be involved with disaster relief and be deployed to areas around the country when disasters happen,” he says. MORE
During my time attending NCTC, I was working full time and attending full time. Balancing working and going to school, this was my intro into the real world. MORE
The professors were more than just there to teach a class. They helped me grow professionally, and they also are great mentors. MORE
Chase Padgett heard the term "thermodynamics" his first day of class and never looked back. HVAC continues to be both employment and passion for the 2017 grad MORE
Keith Barthold, CEO of DKBinovative started as a dual-credit student and ended up working with NCTC's IT Help Desk. Now he hosts NCTC Interns and hired a grad MORE
Answering a flyer in the mail took Gwen Lillard from "becoming employable" to a successful medical career and family following her path MORE
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