Lakes Region Community College: Review & Facts

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Lakes Region Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,170 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1967 and is one of the 2 schools located in Laconia, New Hampshire.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Lakes Region Community College.

Lakes Region Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Firefighting, Education, General Studies, Culinary, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
60%
Bad
It is important 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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Lakes Region Community College is relatively low at 60% (way below New Hampshire average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lakes Region Community College is low - 34%.

Student to faculty ratio at Lakes Region Community College is good -- 10:1. Learn more details on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,900
Medium
Average tuition price is slightly high, $14,600 per year. The additional fees at Lakes Region Community College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $300, which comes to $14,900 a year.

Read the details about Lakes Region 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



Acceptance
Rate
82%
As reported in recent data, 675 applications were submitted and 554 were accepted; so it is easy to be accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Lakes Region Community College is $20.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Lakes Region Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (603) 366-5221 or check Lakes Region Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Lakes Region Community College offers a distance education program 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 Lakes Region 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 Lakes Region Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Lakes Region Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lakes Region Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Lakes Region Community College, 379 Belmont Road, Laconia, New Hampshire 03246, USA
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