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PUBLIC NOTICE OF UPCOMING ACCREDITATION REVIEW VISIT BY THE ACEN

Lake Area Technical College wishes to announce that it will host a site visit for initial accreditation of its Associates Degree Registered Nursing Program and for continuing accreditation of its Practical Nursing Program by the […]

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Lake Area Tech Offers Free Income Tax Preparation Services

JANUARY 5, 2021 WATERTOWN, SD – For more than 30 years, second-year students in Lake Area Technical College’s Financial Services Advanced Tax class have participated in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program that offers […]

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South Dakota Technical Colleges Honored With Unexpected Gift

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DECEMBER 16, 2020   WATERTOWN, SD      South Dakota’s nationally recognized colleges, Lake Area Technical College of Watertown and Mitchell Technical College of Mitchell were deeply honored to receive the news that they […]

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Story Becomes Catalyst For Pay It Forward Movement

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DECEMBER 3, 2020   WATERTOWN, SD – Sometimes, random acts of kindness can move mountains.  On November 27, a Watertown Public Opinion subscriber perused a front page story about three Lake Area […]

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Lake Area Tech Law Enforcement Program Earns International Accreditation

November 30, 2020 WATERTOWN, SD – The Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®) has awarded Public Safety Training Academy Accreditation to the Law Enforcement program at Lake Area Technical College. CALEA® accreditation […]

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Lake Area Technical College Wins National Award for Outstanding STEM Education

WATERTOWN, SD, September 30 –The Welding Technology program at Lake Area Technical College has been named a winner of the Excellence and Equity in Community College STEM Award by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program […]

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College-Bound Students Invited to Free Financial Aid Saturday Event

            For immediate release. September 29, 2020 WATERTOWN, SD – Lake Area Technical College is hosting Financial Aid Saturday on October 17, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in […]

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Lake Area Tech Offers UpSkill Certifications for Dislocated Workers

For Immediate Release July 24, 2020 WATERTOWN, SD – In an effort to encourage South Dakota dislocated workers to pursue a high-demand, post-secondary skill, the state’s four technical colleges now offer online-only certifications that will […]

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