Fall Graduation December 17 at Lakeshore Technical College




During a graduation celebration set for Saturday, December 17 at Lakeshore Technical College’s Cleveland campus, 435 students will celebrate their educational achievements with those who supported them.

Students completing their General Education Development (GED) certificate or High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) will join students earning associate degrees, technical diplomas, and certificates. Among the 435 credentials being awarded, there are 396 associate degrees, technical diplomas, and certificates, and 39 GED certificates and HSEDs.

“We are incredibly proud of the way our students committed to achieving their educational goals with us and are now ready to fill critical gaps in our local workforce and/or begin pursuing their next educational goal,” said Lakeshore President Dr. Paul Carlsen. 

All supporters are welcome on campus to celebrate. College representatives will be celebrating with students throughout the day. Each college division has a designated timeframe to be in Centennial Hall, located in the Lakeshore building, though students may attend when it works best for them.

•    Business, Technology, and Hospitality: 10-10:30 a.m.
•    Advanced Manufacturing, Agriculture, Automotive, Energy, and Public Safety: 10:30-11 a.m.
•    Health & Human Services and Childcare: 11:15-11:45 a.m.
•    General Education Development (GED) certificates & High School Equivalency Diplomas (HSED): 11:45 a.m.

All buildings on Lakeshore’s Cleveland campus will be open from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. The bookstore will also be open in the Lakeshore building from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Additional details can be found at gotoltc.edu/graduation

LTC Bridge in Winter

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 8,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on Lakeshore for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. Lakeshore faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals. 

Lakeshore Technical College is a nationally recognized technical college. The college was ranked the #2 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, #4 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by WalletHub.com, a top-150 two-year college by the Aspen Institute, a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist three out of the last four years, and the 2021 Large Business/Industry of the Year by the Chamber of Manitowoc County.

Approximately 800 students graduate from Lakeshore Technical College each year, and associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $54,048 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, Lakeshore serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at additional sites throughout the district. Visit Lakeshore at gotoltc.edu