The Perfect College Fit

By Kathy Hulik & Laura Lyjak Crawford The United States has more than 4,000 colleges and universities, including everything from two-year community colleges to huge state universities, small private liberal arts colleges, and elite private universities. How

The Source of “Source Code”: A look at the world of programming

There is currently a shortage of skilled programmers. The US Bureau of Labor projects that between 2012 – 2022 there will be 1.4 million job openings in computer science, but only 400,000 graduates will qualify for those

Exploring Careers in Tech College students evolve from technology users to technology doers

Do you like problem-solving? Are you detail-oriented? Have you been searching for a lucrative job that is in-demand? Information Technology may be the career pathway for you! Where The Jobs Are Information technology jobs are growing faster

Ask All the Right Questions

Your honest answers to these questions will help you decide what kind of college is the best fit for you, financially, academically, and personally. 1. How much can you afford in tuition, fees and room and board? 

An Education that Fits Your Budget

A quality education shouldn’t come at a premium, and when it comes to value, North Lake College makes the grade. Students enjoy small classes, flexible schedules, and even online offerings at a price similar to what most

Financial Aid FAQs

Understanding college financial aid can be tricky. Thankfully, North Lake College has a team of financial aid experts ready to help you navigate the process. Below are some of the common questions they receive from new students.

Don’t Fall for These… Myths About Financial Aid

Source: The U.S. Department of Education “I’m not going to bother filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid because …” “… my parents make too much money, so I won’t qualify for aid.” Reality: There

Brain Performance Institute to Deliver High Performance Brain Training on North Lake College Campus

Student veterans receive free tuition By Emily Bywaters According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), the top three talents employers seek in new employees are an aptitude for teamwork, problem solving, and the ability

Lifelong Learners: NLC’s Continuing Education & Workforce Development Center

T The Workforce Development Center at North Lake College provides a dedicated space for workforce training, career exploration and Continuing Education programs. Located on Central Campus, the facility is also available to companies and community organizations for