The NCTA is proud of the many community, education and business partnerships which create meaningful and authentic job-related experiences for our students. The NCTA is a consortium of the six Skagit County school districts (Anacortes, Burlington-EdisonConcrete, Mount VernonLa Conner and Sedro-Woolley), two Whatcom County school districts (Bellingham, and Meridian), and Skagit Valley College. Our governing Administrative Council is made up the eight school district superintendents and the SVC President. Other districts which have accessed the NCTA for their students include Blaine, Ferndale, Lynden, Mount Baker, Nooksack Valley, Stanwood-Camano, and Arlington.

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The NCTA has several business partners. We are pleased to have an onsite branch of the North Coast Credit Union on our Mount Vernon campus. Our Culinary program is run by Sodexo, and DigiPen Institute of Technology provides the curriculum for our Video Game Programming program.