Trade School vs College – What’s the Difference?

Most Americans think that a four-year college is the only option for higher education. We’re taught that the natural path after high-school is to attend a pricey college or university. As a result, It’s become a common idea that you can’t be successful without a bachelor’s degree. There are other options, however, and one of

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month – By Briana Gallinari, NTI Graduate

What the heck is that? Do you mean the fruit? Doesn’t that come from tropical islands? And inquisitive looks, are just a few of the many hilarious responses I encounter when I mention that I have Lyme Disease (LD). I’d like to begin with a few misconceptions. It’s just Lyme disease, not Lymes disease. Now

Stay Healthy, NTI Students! 7 Steps to Avoid the Flu This Season

Welcome to cold and flu season. Trying to avoid the common cold? NTI is here to help with some advice. No, you cannot live in a bubble. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend the Flu Vaccine for everyone 6 months and older. Here are seven precautions you can take to help avoid getting the flu this

NTI Graduate Aubrey Wiggins Gets the Spotlight

AMT member and Registered Medical Assistant Aubrey Wiggins always brings an infectiously positive attitude to Inland Family Care, a primary care practice of Inland Hospital in Waterville, Maine. Aubrey says that caring for her daughter inspired her to do something to help others. In her studies at Northeast Technical Institute, Aubrey’s instructors remember her as

George White, NTI Manufacturing Student, Finds Career Path Through Job Connection Services

Story By Goodwill Northern New England:  A few months ago George White used to dodge eye contact and avoid speaking to people he didn’t know. Now he’s working to become a manufacturing technician thanks to Goodwill’s Job Connection Services. Before hearing about Job Connection, George stayed home most of the day. He was dealing with

Northeast Technical Institute Graduates Start New Careers

Students and alumni achieve better lives through education Scarborough, ME – April 7, 2015 –  For some among the many graduates of Northeast Technical Institute (NTI) over the past year, getting to graduation took a lot of hard work and determination.  In some cases, conquering the academics was the easy part:  family responsibilities, health issues

Students at NTI Succeed With Real-World, Hands-On Training

Scarborough, ME | June 4, 2014 – As the news continues to circulate on jobs in Maine and what can be done to create higher paying jobs and to keep young people in the state, Northeast Technical Institute (NTI) would like to share a solution that’s resulted in local job creation across multiple industries. NTI