President's Welcome

Kent Hanson


Welcome to Anoka Technical College

I want to assure you that attending this college is definitely the right choice for your future. I, along with all of the college faculty and staff, are extremely happy to assist you as you move through your higher educational journey.

Located in the historic river city of Anoka, Minn., Anoka Technical College has provided technical training and degrees to since 1967. Our programs bring you closer to career growth, earning potential and confidence. Faculty members are innovative educators – experts in their career fields.

As an Anoka Tech student, your studies move beyond lecture and dive into hands-on learning. I encourage you to watch for news about opportunities offered through the alignment between Anoka-Ramsey Community College and Anoka Technical College. The alignment will develop and expand relationships and further strengthen the impact of the colleges on the communities they serve.

Discover what Anoka Tech has to offer you! This website, as well counselors, advisors, faculty, staff and your fellow students are your resources for personal and educational growth.

Thank you for choosing Anoka Technical College!


Kent Hanson, Ph.D.

 Point of Pride

Anoka Technical College’s high placement rate proves the college’s commitment and success in placing students in jobs in their chosen field.  Choose Anoka Tech to fulfill your career goals!