Catherine Lassila has been hired as a Nursing Assistant instructor at Lake Superior College. LSC offers a nursing assistant certificate to prepare students for entry into the field of nursing assistants/home health aides (NA/HHA). Approximately 300 students graduated from LSC nursing assistant training in last year. Many of those students continued on to study advanced nursing and other medical career training at Lake Superior College.
Lassila has more than ten years of experience as a registered nurse in both acute and long-term care settings. She earned a B.S. in nursing from the University of Illinois and an associate degree in nursing from the College of DuPage in Illinois. She is currently enrolled in the M.S. in nurse education program through the University of North Dakota.
Lake Superior College is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. With total overall annual enrollment at approximately 10,263, Lake Superior College is northeastern Minnesota’s largest two-year college. LSC provides more than 90 programs and services, including liberal arts and science courses for transfer, technical programs, allied healthcare programs, and continuing education & customized training for business and industry. LSC is also a leader in online courses and programs in Minnesota.