National Technological University, USA

The National Technological University located in Minnesota, United States is famous as the first government owned virtual university of the country. The university imparts education on various departments of engineering, computers and technology.

Name of the Institution National Technological University, USA
Type of Institution Public Virtual Institute
Location (Contact Details) 155 Fifth Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota – 55401Ph. No. – (612)338-7224

Fax No. – (612)338-5092

Ownership Government
Accreditation / Affiliation The university is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association
Courses Offered Graduation and For – Credit programs in -

  • Theory of Computation
  • Introduction to Operating Systems
  • Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Operating System Principles
  • Programming Language Principles
  • Distributed Computing Systems
  • Independent Study
  • Wireless Networks
  • Random Processes for Engineering Applications
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Linear Integrated Circuits
  • Introduction to Digital Integrated Circuits
  • Digital ASIC Design
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Advanced Project Management
  • Software Engineering
  • Probability for Statistics for Scientists & Engineers
  • Software Project Management
  • Systems Engineering & Analysis
  • Systems Testing & Reliability
Departments / Branches
  • Engineering
  • Management
  • Computer Studies
Admission Procedure / Eligibility Criteria Following documents are required to take admission in this US university:

  • The preliminary scholastic aptitude test score
  • Completely filled up and signed application form
  • Registering your name with the admission committee of the university in order to get help in the procedure
  • Letters of recommendation from teachers and higher authorities of high school / college last attended
  • Essays written by the applicant describing his/her purpose of choosing the university and course of study
  • One academic transcription
  • Mark sheets of high school examinations
  • Certificates of extra curricular activities
  • ACT, TOEFL and SAT scores
  • American Indian Scholarship
  • Coca – Cola All – State Community Colleges Academic Team Scholarship
  • Alice W Rooke Scholarship
  • Margaret Howard Hamilton Scholarship
  • Arthur Lockwood Beneventi Law Scholarship
  • Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship
  • Lillian and Arthur Dunn Scholarship
  • Anne Trevarthen Memorial Scholarship
  • Madeline Pickett (Halbert) Cogswell Nursing Scholarship
  • Nellie Love Butcher Music Scholarship
  • Occupational/Physical Therapy Scholarship
  • Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship
  • Enid Hall Griswold Memorial Scholarship
  • Irene and Daisy MacGregor Memorial Scholarship
  • Anne Trevarthen Memorial Scholarship
Established in the Year 1984
Facts & Figures
  • This university is the first accredited virtual university of the US.
  • The National Technological University was established with financial support from companies such as Motorola, IBM and Hewlett – Packard.
  • The study programs taught in the university during the time of establishment was a combination of courses borrowed from seven other American universities.
  • In the year 2004, the National Technological University’s position began to fade. This was the year when Laureate Education Inc. purchased the university.
  • In the year 2011, the NTU School of Engineering and Applied Sciences started functioning under the Walden University.
  • The university is no longer accepting applications for the master’s level courses.