General Information About Lake Tahoe Community College
Lake Tahoe Community College (LTCC) provides access to higher education for the local community and to those who show an interest in our unique and supportive environment. LTCC focuses on enhancing the intellectual, cultural, and economic vitality of our diverse community by offering opportunities for students to achieve their educational, professional, and personal goals through the provision of: • Developmental education to achieve basic foundational skills in English, including reading and writing, and mathematics, which are essential for students to succeed in the workforce and higher education. • Professional and career education to achieve employment, and enhanced career and technical skills for job advancement, in order to stimulate the development of an increasingly diverse local economy, and to advance California’s economic growth and global competitiveness. • Lower division post-secondary education to achieve transfer to a four-year post-secondary educational institution and success in obtaining a degree. • General education to achieve critical thinking and communication skills, global awareness, personal responsibility, and professional development. LTCC is committed to fostering innovation and sustainable practices that contribute to institutional effectiveness and student success, verified by a process of assessment, and supported by integrated planning and resource allocation.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- On-campus day care for students' children
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Town: Distant
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 44%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 6,902 Native American 72 Asian 262 African American 60 Hispanic 783 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 932 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0