Apply to PTC

Electronic Application for Admission

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Step One

Complete and submit the online application. As part of this process, be sure to select a major/program. If you do not select a major, you will be ineligible to receive financial aid.

Step Two

Log in to your account periodically to check the status of your application. Additionally, you should receive a Letter of Acceptance from PTC within two weeks of submission.
Let us know if you have difficulty with creating an account, logging in, completing or submitting an application, or viewing your application status. If you experience difficulties, contact Student Affairs/Admissions at 1-800-521-7463.
Note that acceptance to the college does not automatically guarantee your admission into a specific program. Some career/occupational programs utilize a waiting list and/or selection process.

CLICK HERE to proceed to the PTC Online Application for Admission.

Application for Admission (Paper Application)

For the paper application, and print it out, complete it, and return it to the Office of Admissions via any of the following methods:
-- Mail: PTC Admissions -- 900 Fourth St. SE -- Pine City, MN 55063
-- Drop it off in person: PTC Admissions -- 900 Fourth St. SE -- Pine City, MN 55063
-- Fax: PTC Admissions -- 320.629.5101

A.A. Degree Application (with Lake Superior College)

Pine Technical College has partnered with Lake Superior College to offer a two-year Associate in Arts degree (A.A. Degree). The courses are offered entirely on the PTC campus or via distance education tools; however, the degree will be awarded by Lake Superior College. The A.A. degree is a two-year, 60-credit, general education degree designed to transfer to four-year colleges and universities. More information about the A.A. degree.

To apply to the A.A. degree program, follow these steps:

1. Print and complete the specialized PTC/LSC paper application.
2. Pay a one-time $20 application fee -- check or money order payable to Lake Superior College.
3. Forward a set of official copies of your high school transcript(s) or GED to PTC.
4. Complete and submit your Immunization Form to PTC.
5. Forward official college transcript(s) from each college previously attended to LSC.

PSEO Students

Post-Secondary Enrollment Option Students are required to submit additional forms immediately upon completion of the above online application.  Please obtain these forms and instructions for applying on the PSEO page or call PTC Admissions 320.629.5101. 

International Students

If your home country is not the U.S., please see the International Students page for more information.

Application Deadline

The online application will be available until two weeks prior to the start of the term. Late applicants are encouraged to file applications in person.