Greetings from President Spilde
Welcome to Lane Community College, a great place to start your college education or train for a career. At Lane you can achieve your dreams - earn a transfer degree, skill up for the workplace, gain basic academic skills, start a business, or pursue lifelong learning.
Whatever your goal, it's important to stay on course and complete your studies. A degree or certificate matters – for your own personal prospects and for the viability of our economy and democracy.
A college credential will give you a competitive edge in the workplace, increase your earning potential, and prepare you for an advanced degree at much less cost.
Lane welcomes all who desire to learn. We recognize that education is a right, not a privilege, and you need a good education to succeed in a challenging world.
Nearly 38,000 students a year seize the opportunities at Lane - open admission, lower tuition and fees, flexible scheduling, outstanding facilities, experienced and passionate faculty, individualized attention, student services, cultural opportunities, and most of all, quality programs.
You can choose from more than 50 academic subjects and more than 40 professional degrees and certificates. All of our programs meet rigorous academic standards and many have earned prestigious special accreditations.
Nationally known for excellence, Lane is the only Oregon college in the international League for Innovation in the Community College. We are engaged in the national Achieving the Dream project and other initiatives focused on your success.
We are prepared to help you achieve your goals. Student success starts here.
Mary Spilde, President
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