March 18, 2020: Students, please note: At this time, TUITION PAYMENTS are to be completed online on MyPortal. Select the Student tab, then the My Finances tab. If you have any questions, please email email@example.com.
Estimated Tuition & Costs
For estimated cost information for the current academic year, please navigate to a specific program page (Energy Operations, for example) and view the cost information link for that program located near the bottom of each page. Follow this link to the Programs page.
Please note: A $25 application fee is required when an application is submitted. All programs require a $25 acceptance fee and a $125 tuition deposit after acceptance.
All programs have a fall semester start date, however check with Admissions to confirm a spring or summer semester start date.
Tuition fees are the same for in-state and out-of-state students. (There is no difference in rates). In addition to the costs listed, each program requires textbooks. Costs range from $160 to over $1000 a year, depending upon the program and option selection. Tool costs also vary, depending on brand selection. Licensure fees and certification testing fees are not necessarily included in the program costs. Lake Area Tech reserves the right to adjust program requirements and costs as needed without notice.
^ Students are required to have a wireless laptop. Laptop purchasing options are available through the Bookstore.
* Options may vary in credits required.