Student Services

We can help you on your way.

Academic Skills Center

The PTCC Academic Skills Center provides free tutoring on a walk-in basis with peer tutors. The Academic Skills Center is committed to providing students with a comfortable learning environment, which fosters good study habits. Our goal is to help students study more effectively and independently through tutoring, student success workshops and support services.

Adult Basic Education

Need your high school diploma or to brush up on math, reading and computer skills before entering college? Need to study for the Accuplacer? ABE can help with that!

Career Center

Unsure about your career direction? Undecided in your major? Wondering if a career in healthcare, business, or industry is right for you? Here, find helpful tools to navigate you through career and program decision-making.

Counseling Services

Counseling Services are available to assist you in attaining your personal and educational goals. Resources and support are tailored to help you with career, academic and/or personal concerns.

Disability Services

The Office of Disability Services at Pine Technical & Community College helps to "level the playing field" by eliminating barriers and discrimination against persons with disabilities. The Office offers certain accommodations, support and other resources. And, of course, all services are offered confidentially.

Accuplacer Assessment

As part of Minnesota State policy, PTCC assess new incoming students’ academic readiness for credit bearing college curriculum to assure students have the academic content knowledge to have a high likelihood of success in our courses. Students who are admitted to PTCC must demonstrate their academic readiness to enroll in courses that require college-level reading, writing, and/or math skills. Students can demonstrate their academic readiness based on their performance on a variety of assessments.

Onsite Child Care

Pine Children's Early Learning Center, a child care center located on the PTCC campus, is available to the public and especially convenient for PTCC students and staff.

Veterans Center

The Pine Technical & Community College Veterans Center exists to provide support and assistance to veteran students and those currently serving throughout their academic careers.

PTCC Testing Center

PTCC offers academic test proctoring and professional credentialing for students and our community.

Student-Parent Support

The Student-Parent Support program supports parents while attending college - helping them be successful students while balancing their coursework and life at home. We assist with linking students to resources on campus and within the community to meet individual and family needs.