The Lake Career and Technical Center is located in the tiny central Missouri town of Camdenton, which at the time of the last census was listed as having 3,718 people. Although it’s a small town, Camdenton is well known for housing a yearly ultra marathon cross country race. There is also plenty of fishing to be done at the Lake of the Ozark, a destination for travelers in the region.
Most of the technical skills that the Lake Career and Technical Center specializes in are agricultural in nature, which makes sense when remembering the rural area that the school is located in. The center also offers a number of basic education courses for adults. Here are some of the programs provided:
- Animal Science
- Conservation of Natural Resources
- Greenhouse Management
- Livestock Operations and Management
- Getting a GED
- Speaking English
- Letter Writing Skills
- Helping Your Children with School Work
For those who would like to earn technical skills for gainful employment, the Lake Career and Technical Center is a great choice. It’s also good for those who just need basic skills for employment. For financial aid, the school offers pell grants to its students. Tuition was approximately $4,500 in the latest reporting year with enrollment hovering under a dozen full-time students.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Lake Career and Technical Center by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $3,200. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $20 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $4,200 per year for in-state and nonresident students
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||59%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||59%||$4,065|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Lake Career and Technical Center may offer services to students including:
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Lake Career and Technical Center.
- Waynesville Career Center in Waynesville, MO (31 miles away)
- Rolla Technical Institute/Center in Rolla, MO (54 miles away)
- Nevada Regional Technical Center in Nevada, MO (89 miles away)
- Four Rivers Career Center in Washington, MO (100 miles away)
- South Central Career Center in West Plains, MO (101 miles away)