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Leech Lake Tribal College is a fully accredited institution of higher learning.


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The college holds memberships in:

  • The American Indian Science and Engineering Society
  • The American Indian Library Association
  • Collaboration for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning
  • Campus Compact
  • Collaboration of Anishinaabe Colleges
  • The American Indian Higher Education Consortium.


  • 2015 Outstanding Nonprofit of the Year – Initiative Foundation
  • 2012 Certified as a “Military Friendly School” – GI Jobs Magazine
  • 2010 Ranked 7th in “America’s 50 Best Community Colleges” – Washington Monthly
  • 2007 Professional Peace officer Education Program Certification
  • 2006 Accredited by the Higher learning Commission
  • 2006 President Carpenter receives National Trio Achievers Award
  • 2006 Laureate, IBM ComputerWorld Honors Program

Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500                     
Chicago, IL 60604

Contact: 800-621-7440

State Authorization Letter 2017.pdf