Lake Region State College

Tel: (701)662-1600
1,898 students
Public institution

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Lake Region State College is a student-centered, open access, comprehensive community college within the North Dakota University System. The College provides quality academic education, vocational/technical training, workforce training, educational outreach opportunities, and life-long learning.
School Highlights:
Lake Region State College serves 1,898 students (26% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 51:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 7%.
Lake Region State College is the only community colleges within Ramsey County County, ND.
The nearest community college is Dakota College at Bottineau (87 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Lake Region State College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 37 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,898 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 51:1 has increased from 28:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,898 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 51:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
486 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 1,412 students
1,017 students
Lake Region State College sch enrollment Lake Region State College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
% Black
4%
12%
% White
84%
57%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
3%
% Non Resident races
3%
2%
Lake Region State College sch ethnicity Lake Region State 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. 0.21 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,037 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,037 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,037 $5,740
Lake Region State College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,037 $10,252
Lake Region State College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 200 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Lake Region State College is a two-year comprehensive community college within the North Dakota University System. The college is a northeast North Dakota leader in preparing students of all ages for entering the workforce, career advancement, or making career changes. Our programs provide cutting-edge equipment and facilities ranging from computer labs to modern automotive and diesel diagnostic equipment. We offer traditional programs in business-related areas; new programs in nursing, and American sign language and interpretive studies; and a unique program in simulator maintenance, preparing students for high paying jobs with commercial airlines, defense contractors, or amusement parks. Founded in 1941, Lake Region State College is a vivrant multi-campus college with a diverse student body. We have over 1400 students spread out across the state and across the globe. The Devils Lake campus is our main campus and houses most of our administrative offices. We have residential housing available to students. Students especially appreciate being able to go from their dorm rooms to class without having to go outside. The college is set in a rural area, yet there is plenty to do. The college offers a wide range of cultural activities, sports, weight rooms, clubs, and job opportunities for students. The college provides academic courses and programs that lead to an Associate in Arts degree, meet the North Dakota University System General Education requirements, and allow for seamless transfer to baccalaureate-granting institutions. Lake Region State College programs and courses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and approved by the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education.

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Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bottineau Dakota College at Bottineau
    Public
    105 Simrall Blvd
    Bottineau, ND 58318
    (701)228-2277
    87  Mi  |  792  students
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Did You Know?
For North Dakota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,896 per year for in-state students and $6,306 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,650 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
North Dakota community colleges have a 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. of 0.13, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in North Dakota is Lake Region State College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.