Central Lakes College
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Central Lakes College is a comprehensive community and technical college with campuses in Staples and Brainerd. The college offers transfer degrees and 70 career and technical education programs with degrees, diplomas and certificates. The Staples campus features programs in Heavy Equipment, Diesel Technology, Machine Tool Technology, Robotics and Automated Systems, Communication Art and Design, Photographic Imaging Technology, Videography Production, Nursing, and Medical Assistant training.
CLC provides a growing number of online courses as well as continuing and customized training and an array of student life activities including athletics, program-focused clubs, music, and theater.