Admissions Deadlines

Most programs at Lake Area Technical College do not set deadlines for admission, however, early applications are recommended for students who want to have the best chance of being admitted to the program of their choice due to limited enrollment.

Programs that have deadlines:

Practical Nursing – Campus Based – Fall 2021

  • ATI-TEAS test deadline – December 1, 2020
  • Application Deadline – December 1, 2020
  • Transcripts – December 1, 2020
  • Applications will be accepted for the Fall 2021 Nursing program from September 1, 2020 through December 1, 2020

Practical Nursing – Online (Full-Time) – Fall 2021

  • ATI-TEAS test deadline – March 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline – March 1, 2021
  • Applications will be accepted for the online Fall 2020 Nursing program from September 1, 2020 through March 1, 2021

*Note: Applications may be accepted after March 1 if the program does not have a full class. Check with the Admissions Office for enrollment levels after March 1.

Practical Nursing – Online (Part-Time) – Spring 2021

  • ATI-TEAS test deadline – October 1, 2020
  • Application Deadline – October 1, 2020
  • Applications will be accepted for the online Spring 2021 Nursing program from April 1, 2020 through October 1, 2020.

*Note: Applications may be accepted after the deadline if the program does not have a full class. Check with the Admissions Office for enrollment levels after the deadline.

Registered Nursing – Fall 2020

  • Application and Fee Deadline – April 1, 2020
  • Transcripts – April 1, 2020
  • Applications will be accepted for the Fall 2020 Nursing program from February 1, 2020 – through April 1, 2020

Physical Therapist Assistant – Fall 2021

  • Students may begin the application process for the Fall 2021 class in September. The application deadline is December 19, 2020.

Priority Date for Financial Aid
Since funds under the Perkins, Work Study and SEOG programs are limited by institution, it is suggested that you apply prior to April 1 by using the FAFSA application. Applications signed before April 1 will be given priority for school-based aid. However, this does not affect eligibility for Pell Grant or the Stafford Loan Programs.

Deadline for Scholarships
The deadline for most Lake Area Technical College Foundation Scholarships is April 15. For a list of scholarships and more application information, check out the foundation scholarships page.