About Gateway Technical College

Gateway Technical College has a sterling local, regional, national and even international reputation as a progressive institution that provides a solid education to its students and meets the needs of area employers and the communities we serve.

Innovative. You can see and sense Gateway’s commitment to being innovative and providing the most modern equipment and instruction students need to succeed in their career field. That includes innovative thinking in building design, partnerships with industry and training.

Solid financial footing. Gateway has been a Moody’s AAA college for several years, while solid budget planning has provided the college with a way to expand its facilities and provide training on equipment used in today’s workplace.

Graduate-approved. About 95 percent of Gateway’s graduates say they are pleased with the training they received at the college, and nearly nine in 10 in the labor force are employed. Many come back to serve on advisory committees or work with instructors or students to help continue the college’s strong legacy of quality education.

Historic. Gateway Technical College in 1911 became the first publicly funded technical college in America.

Collaborative with business and community. Gateway has forged strong partnerships with local industry leaders who provide resources and industry expertise to ensure student success. The college is  committed to serving its community and has become a resource for community events and needs.

Want to know more about Gateway? Go to gtc.edu/about-us