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Lake Area Technical Institute requires a $25 non-refundable application fee, which is to accompany this online application for admission. The credit card information fields are at the bottom of this page. Please have your credit card information available. Please note: The fee is waived for current LATI students who wish to change programs. Applications are available for current students in the admissions office.

In addition, please send:
  • a transcript from the last high school attended,
  • post-secondary transcripts (if applicable), and
  • an ACT score (if available).

If applicable, please send a copy of your official GED certificate. We may request additional information or testing. Your file will not be complete until this information is received.

Send transcripts and test scores to:

Admissions Office
Lake Area Technical Institute
PO Box 730
Watertown, SD 57201

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A $25 non-refundable application fee is required upon submission of your application. For your convenience, the following credit cards are accepted: Visa, MasterCard, and Discover.

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