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Academic Upgrading

Start Here. Go Anywhere.

At home or on campus. Full-time or part-time. Reaching your education goals is possible with the Northern Lakes College Academic Upgrading program!

We are invested in every single one of our students, taking them from where they are, to where they aspire to be. The Academic Upgrading program is an accessible and affordable way to prepare you for your high school diploma, career training or employment! The program is designed for adults of all ages and abilities.

Flexible Delivery Methods

NLC Anytime, Anywhere- Courses where you do not have scheduled classes, where you log into a program (Moodle) at any time and do your work. 
NLC LIVE Online- Courses where you have scheduled classes online, where you log into a program (Blackboard Collaborate) with your instructor and peers on the same day, at the same time.
Face-to-face- Courses where the instructor and the students are interacting at the same time, at the same physical location.
Blended- Courses where you have a combination of face to face and online (NLC Anytime, Anywhere and/or NLC LIVE Online).