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    Lake Area Tech is the only site in South Dakota to be an FAA-approved Test Administrator of TRUST. 

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  • Earn an UpSkill Certification!

    The application window is now open for UpSkill certifications at Lake Area Tech. Take a look at our information page!

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  • It's Not Too Late!

    Most programs are still accepting applications! Classes begin August 18!

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  • Summer Office Hours

    The Lake Area Tech summer office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday. Tour appointments after 4:00 p.m. may be made by calling the front office at 1-800-657-5284.

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  • Fall New Student Orientation

    Fall New Student Orientation is August 13 and is offered for new students who weren’t able to attend the June sessions or were accepted since then. 

    *Students must log in to MyPortal to register.

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  • Take an EPIC Virtual Tour

    Check out Lake Area Tech’s campus with our interactive 360º tour. It’s the closest thing to being here, no matter where you are. You can now tour the Prairie Lakes Healthcare Center of Learning (Main Building Tour) and the MET/Ag Building Tour has also launched!

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See for yourself why Lake Area Tech has been nationally recognized as a leader in technical education.

Academic Programs

With 31 academic programs, Lake Area Tech has your ambition covered.

15 E-Degrees

Our hybrid E-Degrees are a unique blend of online and on-campus learning!

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Aug. - Sept.
OSHA 30 General Industry Course

The OSHA 30-hour General Industry Course is designed to educate workers on workplace and job-site safety. Those who successfully complete the training will become familiar with recognizing, avoiding, preventing and stopping potential job-site hazards.

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2021 Fall Student Orientation For On-Campus & Online Programs

Leave your orientation, knowing you have all the tools to launch an EPIC beginning at Lake Area Technical College!

*Student must log in to MyPortal to register

Sept. - Oct.
Build Your Own 3D Printer Course

Build YOUR own 3D Printer! Participants will be provided with a 3D Printer kit and will learn how to assemble, utilize, and repair. Get ready for this hands-on exciting opportunity to gain greater knowledge of mechanics and electronics