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Lake Area Technical College: superior, comprehensive technical education that changes lives and launches careers. 


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National Awards

2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Awarded to South Dakota’s Lake Area Technical College

Military Friendly School Gold Award

WalletHub Best Community Colleges Award

2020 Best Colleges Niche Award



Celebrating 55 Years

Lake Area Technical College Celebrates 55 Years

Career Search Expo

Find your future EPIC employees
October 28, 2020

Senior Tech Day

Get the inside scoop on all the exciting career opportunities open to you!
9 am - 2pm, November 4, 2020 and 9 am - 2pm, February 3, 2021

Lake Area Tech Equity Camp

A unique and fun day where students have the chance to explore careers in a “non-traditional” field. Open to students in grade 10
February 25, 2021 Session 1 8:30AM-Noon Session 2 – 11:30AM – 2:30 PM

STAX Bookstore Buyback

Sell your textbooks back to STAX online!

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General Education

Dual Credit Classes

If you’re a high school student who is interested in gaining knowledge in an area of study at Lake Area Technical College, then dual credit enrollment might be an option for you.

General Education

The purpose of Lake Area Technical College General Education is to provide the building blocks for success. Through core general education courses, students gain skills and knowledge for effectiveness in communication, computer, math, and the sciences.