Lake Technical College in partnership with Lake County Government is excited to offer the Pathway to Prosperity program for students interested in pursuing a career in the following programs:
- Correctional Officer (BRTP)
- Crossover from Correctional Officer to Law Enforcement Officer
- Firefighter/EMT Combined
- Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning/Refrigeration (HVAC/R) 1
- Patient Care Technician
- Pharmacy Technician
- Practical Nursing
- Professional Culinary Arts & Hospitality
- Public Safety Telecommunication (911 Dispatch)
The Pathway to Prosperity Scholarship is open to Lake County residents and who are not receiving financial sponsorship from any outside organization. The scholarship covers the cost of tuition, fees, and books/instructional resources in eligible programs. Students also receive individualized support from the program coordinator and assistance with employability skills and job placement. There is no better time to get started in a new career!
“At Lake Technical College, educating the skilled workforce has been our mission for 55 years and we currently offer over 30 high-wage, high-skill training programs in critical areas. The Pathway to Prosperity program will swiftly meet the needs of potential employees and local employers by training students, and connecting them with business partners to secure employment. We are extremely grateful for this partnership with Lake County and the ability to support economic recovery and development with the highest quality workforce training programs,” shared LTC Executive Director, DeAnna Thomas.
“Programs like this are so important to ensuring our entire community can thrive,” Lake County Board of County Commissioners Chairman Kirby Smith said. “This partnership will help everyone in Lake County by focusing on training for those individuals who want to enhance their job skills.”
Students interested in taking advantage of the Pathway to Prosperity opportunity should complete an online application and then call or visit the Admissions Office to meet with a Career Advisor. You can also reach the Program Coordinator, Diana Marquez at 352-589-2250 Ext. 1885 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org new email. Act now on this scholarship opportunity and get started on a new future!