Co-Op Flexibility 6 Locations

We value work – and the learning that happens in the workplace. Gain real-world knowledge and earn academic credit for hands-on professional work experience.

Choose how you learn each and every week. Students can attend in-person, online or remotely. It's a flexible education designed for the busy adult!.

In addition to our main campus in Plymouth, we have six centers throughout the state of Wisconsin.


Future Leaders & Thinkers

Lakeland University offers innovative ways for students to earn their academic degrees and make their career goals a reality.

Lakeland was recently honored by U.S. News & World Report on its annual rankings lists of Best Colleges for being among the top schools in the Midwest region in advancing social mobility for its students. 

A few other reasons why students choose Lakeland:

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Lakeland University student poses at The Osthoff Resort in Elkhart Lake.

Cooperative Education

Don't Choose Between Work & School ... Do Both!

At Lakeland University we value work – and the learning that happens in the workplace. Through our award-winning Cooperative Education program, students earn academic credit for professional work experience and coursework is centered around your real-life experiences, situations and career goals. Lakeland is equipped to help you discover your direction at a pace you’re completely comfortable with – while also ensuring you don’t take on unnecessary student-debt.

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Majors & Minors

Programs, Degrees, & Certificates

Lakeland University has no shortage of degrees, majors, minors and certificates for our students to pursue during their academic journey. These programs are led by a group of talented and committed faculty who get to know their students, and challenge them to think about their personal, academic and career goals. Learn all about our offerings and design a program suited for your goals and interests! 

Honors Program
Lakeland University computer science majors posing with school robots.
Three Lakeland University students smile at their table during the Student Involvement Fair.


Meet Like-Minded Students!

Students often become involved in one or several of the many organizations formed on campus. What you get out of these organizations varies - you get what you put in! Most students report great personal success including skills development, networking opportunities, and also some of the most fun of their lives!

Student Organizations
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Transfer Students

Ready for a change? Let's do this!

Every year, transfer students and non-traditional students find themselves rethinking college. Also every year, more students decide that Lakeland University is the right choice for them!

Is Lakeland for you?
Associate Degree Graduates
Lakeland University donor wall. Donations come from alumni and friends of the university.

Alumni & Giving

Muskies For Life!

You grew here in many ways, and your Lakeland experience launched you into a successful career! Now, we ask you to help us stay strong and provide the same benefits to future generations of Muskies! 


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