Portage Lakes Career Center

Overview of Portage Lakes Career Center

Portage Lakes Career Center is located in a large suburb, in Green, OH. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at Portage Lakes Career Center top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Students at Portage Lakes Career Center often study mechanics and repair.

Portage Lakes Career Center Selectivity

The school maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

Portage Lakes Career Center offers classes to 53 students (68 full-time equivalent).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"To establish the Portage Lakes Career Center, Adult Education Department, as the vital community resource and educational center that provides an enviroment in which the individual can achieve measurable competencies. The Career Center provides the services and directions necessary for making carer choices, the skills needed to be self directive and proactive through life's transitions, and the knowledge which can enrich and improve the quality of life. In doing this, Portage lakes Career Center promotes the ecomomic develpoment of the community"

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Portage Lakes Career Center

Portage Lakes Career Center
4401 Shriver Rd
Green , OH 44232-0248
General Phone: (330) 896-8200

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Portage Lakes Career Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine26licensed practical nurse
Medical Support and Technology20medical coding, medical assistant
Mechanics and Repair10HVAC, automobile mechanics

Number of programs and degrees for Portage Lakes Career Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year304
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years261

Portage Lakes Career Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Portage Lakes Career Center had a total enrollment of 53 students (68 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 86%
Black 11%
Asian 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 4%
20-21 26%
22-24 23%
25-29 19%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 9%
50-64 2%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Portage Lakes Career Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 75 %

Portage Lakes Career Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Green, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Portage Lakes Career Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Portage Lakes Career Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 888600)

Portage Lakes Career Center Degree Programs (2007)

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Portage Lakes Career Center Highlights

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What Sets Portage Lakes Career Center Apart:

% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Portage Lakes Career Center % of degrees in mechanics and repair
Male % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 17%Portage Lakes Career Center Male % of student body
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 19%Portage Lakes Career Center Number of degree programs

checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked On-campus library

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