Continuing education - contact information: 352-365-3556; Email: Coned@lscc.edu
A variety of noncredit courses open to the public are offered throughout the year by Continuing Education. Courses are held on campus and at many convenient locations throughout Lake and Sumter Counties. Courses are offered not only at night but also during the weekdays and even on Saturdays.
Course Schedule & Flyers
Pre-registration is required for all Non-Credit courses due to limited space. Your satisfaction is important to us! If you feel that your expectations have not been met by the end of the first class session, officially notify Continuing Education (352-365-3556) before the class meets for the second time, stating your reason, and a full refund will be processed. In order to receive a full refund on one day courses, you must notify us two days in advance. No refunds are issued after this day.
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Non-Credit Online Programs
Through a partnership with ed2go, the Computer Institute at Lake-Sumter State College, offers hundreds of courses on just about every topic.
Through well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students, you'll gain valuable knowledge at your convenience. You'll have the flexibility to study at your own pace combined with enough structure and support to complete the course. The courses can be accessed 24/7 from anywhere with an Internet connection.
New sessions of each six-week online course start monthly, with two lessons released weekly (for a total of 12). Each high-quality course includes comprehensive lessons, quizzes, assignments, and a discussion area. Dedicated instructors facilitate every course; pacing learners, answering questions, giving feedback, and facilitating discussions.
ed2go (formerly Gatlin Education Services)
The Computer Institute at Lake-Sumter State College, in partnership with ed2go (formerly Gatlin Education Services), offers online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations.
Benefits of Online Career Training:
- Learn in-demand job skills
- Start anytime
- Set your own pace
- Affordably priced
Online Career Training Subject Areas:
- Healthcare and Fitness
- Business and Professional
- IT and Software Development
- Management and Corporate
- Media and Design
- Skilled Trades and Industrial
PHLEBOTOMY ONLINE NON-CREDIT COURSES
Lake-Sumter State College is partnering with Fulcrum Clinical Laboratories, Inc. to offer the hybrid Phlebotomy course.
REAL ESTATE ONLINE NON-CREDIT COURSES
Lake-Sumter State College is partnering with Career WebSchool to offer the online Real Estate courses.
CompuTaught Real Estate Bookstore
All courses are designed to meet the needs of businesses, industry, government, and the general public. Courses which provide an opportunity for the upgrading of vocational skills are offered at the college. Various programs, offering the necessary continuing education units required to maintain licenses, are also provided by the College.
Continuing Education Units
Lake-Sumter Community College offers the Continuing Education Unit (CEU) for approved noncredit continuous education programs. Programs approved for CEU awards must meet criteria set by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. One CEU is awarded for each 10 hours of instruction and is the nationally recognized standard unit of measure that can be earned by participants in qualified programs of continuing education. Verification of CEU awards is available through Continuing Education upon request by the student.