is Community College Month, and Laredo College joins this celebration to help
increase awareness of the importance of community colleges and the direct
impact that these institutions have on the economic development of a specific
region. Community colleges around the nation allow many people to transform
their lives through training and affordable quality education. Laredo College
is not an exception to this; our graduates obtain the necessary skills and
training needed to join the workforce or transfer to a four-year
“Colleges are the root that impacts education
significantly and the city’s economic development,” LC President Dr. Ricardo J.
Solis said. “We must continue to provide services to a diverse population and
prepare our community with excellent academics, workforce training and
innovative courses that are constantly evolving.”
college is an exemplary model of how a community college positively impacts the
lives of our students and our community by offering affordable and quality
education for everyone. LC offers a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
(BSN), diverse associate degree programs, one-year degree programs and various
certifications. These high-quality, accredited programs are a staple of our
extensive and convenient online, hybrid and on-campus curriculum which is available
for everyone in our community.
a difference in many students’ lives, LC is ranked the #1 community college in
Texas, the #1 higher education institution with the lowest graduate debt and
the #1 nursing program in the nation. Employees’ passion, commitment and
dedication have made LC a world-class institution of higher education. The
Laredo College Board of Trustees have provided their unwavering support which
has made these successes possible.
administration has broken all barriers by continuously collaborating with
various entities at the local, state, national and international levels. These
partnerships have led to more opportunities for our students and the South
the COVID-19 pandemic, Laredo College continued preparing capable professionals
to enhance the South Texas region’s economic growth and competitiveness. It is
vital to LC that, despite any circumstances, the institution adapts and allows
students to continue progressing with their degree plans and academic
continue the celebration, Laredo College invites the community to learn about
its history, achievements, services and academic opportunities. This annual
celebration aims to motivate and encourage individuals to begin a community
college career at an institution like Laredo College.
Community College Month!
more information, contact us at 721-5109 or 794-4111, or visit ww.laredo.edu
for more details.