Lake Superior College

2101 Trinity Rd, Duluth
MN, 55811-3399
Tel: (800)432-2884
4,835 students
Public institution

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Lake Superior College (LSC) provides high quality, affordable higher education that benefits diverse learners, employers, and the community. LSC's academic, technical, continuing education, and workforce development offerings prepare learners for a rapidly changing global community. Our services support learning, and our partnerships connect the college and its learners to a broader spectrum of community life.
School Highlights:
Lake Superior College serves 4,835 students (44% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and American), which is less than the state average of 24%.
Lake Superior College is one of 6 community colleges within Saint Louis County, MN.
The nearest community college is Duluth Business University (3.0 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Lake Superior College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 4,835 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 83% over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,835 students
1,275 students
Lake Superior College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,147 students
829 students
Lake Superior College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,688 students
1,020 students
Lake Superior College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Lake Superior College sch enrollment Lake Superior College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan 2%
% Asian 2%
Lake Superior College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic 2%
Lake Superior College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 4%
Lake Superior College Black (2006-2012)
% White 88%
Lake Superior College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races 3%
Lake Superior College More (2010-2012)
Lake Superior College sch ethnicity Lake Superior College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.22 0.45
Lake Superior College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,083 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,500 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,083 $5,940
Lake Superior College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,500 $10,075
Lake Superior College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Lake Superior College is a dynamic, comprehensive college serving the needs of a variety of students, one which emphasizes student learning and student service. LSC offers extensive pre-baccalaureate majors for students interested in transferring to senior educational institutions as well as over 75 certificate, diploma and degree programs in career/technical fields. Our Continuing Education/Customized Training division collaborates extensively with area businesses and industry to design specialized opportunities for entry-level and advanced education. While typically offered in traditional classroom and lab settings, LSC also offers over 150 courses in an individualized learning format, through interactive television, and through the internet. You will find the faculty and staff at Lake Superior College to be friendly, sincere, and helpful. We are student-centered, creative, and dedicated to working with students within dynamic learning environments, and we take pride in our commitment to helping students succeed. Approximately 4,500 students attend LSC. We have many local, national, and international students. With the rate of internet classes on the rise, we have many students who are attending LSC from several countries around the world.

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  • Dultuh Duluth Business University
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    4724 Mike Colalillo Drive
    Dultuh , MN , 55807
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