Lake Tahoe Community College: Review & Facts

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Lake Tahoe Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,440 students enrolled. This college is the only institution located in South Lake Tahoe, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Fair
Lake Tahoe Community College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

LTCC implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Biology, Social Work, Business, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
51%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Lake Tahoe Community College is low at 51% (way below California average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lake Tahoe Community College is low: 34%. Roughly 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at LTCC is decent, 16:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,800
Low
Average tuition charges are low, $6,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Lake Tahoe Community College not covered by tuition are around $100; which comes to $6,800 per academic year.

Read the details about Lake Tahoe Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Lake Tahoe Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (530) 541-4660 or check Lake Tahoe Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Lake Tahoe Community College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lake Tahoe Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Lake Tahoe Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Lake Tahoe Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lake Tahoe Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Lake Tahoe Community College, One College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, California 96150, USA
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