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The UAA Community & Technical College fosters student success through quality education and technical training.

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Hands-on Technical Education

The University of Alaska Anchorage Community & Technical College (CTC) offers career and technical education programs that are closely aligned with Alaska’s core industries. CTC faculty work closely with industries to develop relevant, hands-on training. Our graduates earn good wages in high-demand fields.

Industries We Serve

  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Construction and Design
  • Culinary, Hospitality and Tourism
  • Information Technology
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Oil and Gas

The college delivers innovative instructional services that support student success. On campus, online, and blended formats provide options for students to meet their educational goals.

Big Things Are Happening at UAA

Learn about just a few of UAA's amazing stories that have taken place this year in CTC's Aviation Technology; Culinary Arts, Hospitality & Restaurant Management; and Transportation & Power programs.  Check out the January 13th Green and Gold article.

The 2017 UAA ASC team members and alternates

CTC's Construction Management Students Win National Competition!

"UAA construction management students proved hard work pays off when they secured a first-place win at the Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) Competition in Sparks, Nevada" 

“This is our third win in four attempts in the last two years — that’s a 75 percent success rate,” noted Don Tipton, assistant professor of construction management and the team’s faculty coach. “I’m really proud of how well UAA students have represented themselves and the university at the ASC competition.”

To read a copy of the full article click here!


Automotive Program

CTC's Automotive Program Ranked Among The 20 Best Automotive Mechanic Schools!

" selected University of Alaska Anchorage- Community and Technical College's program based on several weighted factors described in the article's introduction, which included popularity, annual income revenue, and media references." 

~Monica Roberts,
To read a copy of the full article click here!



Welding Program

Sparks Fly at UAA - KTUU News

KTUU Channel 2 News recently featured CTC's Beginning Metal Art/Sculpture Welding Workshop course.  Learn about this exciting class by viewing the KTUU article here!


Where the Welded Things Are!

"Cloaked in face masks, surrounded by sizzles and sparks, the nontraditional students in this one-week short course on structural welding move in to the welding workshop when the students head out on break."

See the full article here!

Amazing Stories 

These headlines showcase the amazing stories taking place in the Community & Technical College. The stories have appeared in CTC Insider, the news blog of the UAA Community & Technical College, Green & Gold News, the news blog of the University of Alaska Anchorage, as well as other local or industry news sources.

News Stories

  • Al Grant

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    UAA Launches New Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Safety & Health.

  • Donald Gibbs named UAA Aviation Technology Division director

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    Donald “Ralph” Gibbs has been named the new director of the UAA Aviation Technology Division.

  • UAA’s Bridge to College & Careers helps adults return to college or the workforce

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    Facing the fears of entering a formal educational setting often deters even the bravest of souls.

  • Construction management teams secure second and third place wins at national competition

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    Construction management students secure a 2nd and 3rd place win at the Associated Schools of Construction Competition.

  • Air Force ROTC cadet hones leadership skills at national conference

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    Tyler Stevens joined Air Force ROTC to serve his country and develop his leadership skills.

More About CTC

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UAA Community & Technical College
3901 Old Seward Hwy.
University Center 141
Anchorage, AK99503
United States
Tel: (907) 786-6400
Fax: (907) 786-6401

Faculty Spotlight

“Staying current with the rapid technology changes in the automotive world takes a true desire and constant dedication. I love that my job never gets stagnant. I love the challenge of teaching students from the first semester to the last, and in between each semester, teaching GM technicians about the latest technologies."

— Darrin Marshall, Assistant Professor, Automotive Technology, GM ASEP
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