Lake Sumter State College
Lake Sumter State College

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[+]      1. Voted as one of the 120 Best Community Colleges in the Nation

  • The Aspen Institute ranked LSSC among the top 10% of community colleges in the United States in 2012 and 2013.

[+]      2. Guaranteed Admission to University of Central Florida

  • Through DirectConnect, LSSC Associate of Arts graduates are guaranteed admission to UCF.

[+]      3. Award Winning Instructors & Staff

  • With professors who have won Professor of the Year from the Association of Florida Colleges, to our Learning Center being recognized with the Frank L. Christ National Learning Center of the Year award, LSSC is a destination of excellence.

[+]      4. Making college affordable

  • The Lake-Sumter State College Foundation has awarded more than $2.5m in scholarships to current and prospective students, including 65% of nursing students who graduated in May 2015. LSSC is also ranked third among Florida's public 4-year institutions with the lowest net price and is one of ten Florida institutions to make the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Postsecondary Education's 2015 College Affordability and Transparency List.

[+]      5. Our Graduates Are Suceeding

  • The job placement rate for our Associate of Science degree graduates is 96%.

[+]      6. The Place Where Everyone Knows Your Name

  • We use our small size to its full advantage by offering personalized services and maintain a low student to instructor ratio of 19:1.

[+]      7. Choose from more than 25 degrees and certificates

  • LSSC offers programs to get you a job in today's high demand job sectors, including health information technology, computer information technology, nursing, and many more. We also offer a bachelor's degree in organizational management.

[+]      8. Distance & Time Are Not Obstacles

  • With three campuses in Leesburg, Clermont, and Sumterville, as well as classes offered in the evening and online, LSSC works around your schedule.

[+]      9. Our Students Have FUN!

  • Experience college life with over 75 student events and 15 clubs as well as our 3 athletic teams and our intramural sports.

[+]      10. Offering Services to Help You Soar

  • Our college is committed to helping you succeed during and after your time here with free tutoring at the Learning Center and help with looking for a job with Career Development Services.