Lake Superior College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

2101 Trinity Road

Duluth, MN 55811

(218) 733-7601

(800) 432-2884

Fax: (218) 733-5945

Contact: Melissa Leno

Director of Admissions
Main Address

2101 Trinity Road

Duluth, MN 55811

(218) 733-7600

Total undergrads: 4,112

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 759

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,516


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for radiology and dental hygiene with minimum 2.6 GPA and nursing with a minimum 2.8 GPA.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Accounting Technology C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Human Resources Development C
Management Information Systems A,C
Marketing Management A
Office Clerical Services C
Sales/Selling Skills A,C

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Entry Applications C
Database Management A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C
Electrician A,C


Teacher Assistance C

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A,C
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A,C
Computer Hardware A,C
Computer Systems A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Mechanical Drafting A,C
Quality Control C
Telecommunications A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Adult Development/Aging C
Child Care Management C
Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine C
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Hygiene A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
EMT Ambulance Attendant C
Hemodailysis patient care technician C
Home Attendant C
Massage Therapy C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Reception C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Phlebotomy C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Physician Assistance A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology A,C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A,C
Communications Systems C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C
Machine Tool Technology A,C
Tool/Die Technology C
Welding Technology A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections C
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A
Fire Science/Firefighting C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Airline – Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew A,C
Aviation Management A
Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Lake Superior College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (800) 432-2884
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 2101 Trinity Rd, Duluth, MN 55811-3399
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 5,230
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,152 (60% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,334
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,334
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 77%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,488

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Lake Superior College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lake Superior College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 55
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 52
Construction Trades 54
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 87
Health Professions and Related Programs 1210
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 22
Legal Professions and Studies 31
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 52
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Precision Production 72
Transportation and Materials Moving 22
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 5541

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Lake Superior College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $5,334
Out-of-state $5,334
Books and supplies $1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 342 77%
Grant or scholarship aid 231 52% $4,488
Student loan aid 172 39% $5,717

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,202 42% $3,812
Federal student loans 1,420 27% $5,910

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Lake Superior College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Lake Superior College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Lake Superior College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 5,230
Undergraduate enrollment 5,230
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Lake Superior College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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