Lakeshore Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), one of six regional accrediting bodies authorized by the U.S. Department of Education. College accreditation includes approval to offer distance education courses and programs. The commission can be reached at: The Higher Learning Commission, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604. Phone: 800.621.7440.


Accredited in the Open Pathway

The Open Pathway is a 10-year cycle with an Assurance Review in Year 4 and a Comprehensive Evaluation in Year 10. The Open Pathway includes an improvement component, the Quality Initiative. This initiative targets improvement efforts on a specific project addressing the current needs and aspirations of the institution.

LTC Accreditation Timeline



Program Accreditations

Several of LTC's occupational programs are accredited by a professional entity or approved by a State agency.

LTC Philosophy
Quality is inherent in everything we do;
not just a requirement for accreditation.

Quality at LTC
Quality is achieved at LTC through its People, Process, and Plan.

For more information, contact or call 1.920.693.1172.

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