UPRC Open Spring 2013

Press Release

Posted: November 6, 2012

REGISTER NOW FOR COURSES AT THE NEW UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP RIDGE CAMPUS OF LCCC

The University Partnership Ridge Campus (UPRC) of Lorain County Community College will offer courses beginning spring semester of 2013. Registration for classes is now in progress.

To learn more about what’s available at the UPRC and how to register for classes, two information sessions have been scheduled:

    • 6 p.m., Thursday, December 6 at Gourmet Family Restaurant, 32775 Lorain Road
    • 6 p.m., Monday, December 10 at Lone Tree restaurant, 33009 Lorain Road

Light refreshments will be served. To register for an information session, call Cara at (440) 366-4800.

Courses at the UPRC will begin Monday, January 7 for students in The University of Toledo’s Computer Science and Engineering program through LCCC’s University Partnership. A 10-week session of LCCC classes will begin on Monday, February 25.

Registration for courses at the UPRC can be completed in person in the Bass Community Library and Resource Center on LCCC’s main campus in Elyria.

UPRC will offer degree programs in digital forensics, web development, information systems, computer science and engineering, entrepreneurship, network communications and many more. These programs are designed to get local students trained and ready to enter the workforce in these high-demand areas.

“Each year, 2,500 IT jobs go unfilled in Northeast Ohio. It is exciting that LCCC is able to bring these programs that will prepare students for these jobs to this area,” said John Crooks, Associate Provost of the LCCC University Partnership program. “Some of these programs will be phased in, so I encourage everyone interested in training in these areas to come to an information session to learn what’s in the works at the UPRC.”

UPRC is conveniently located in North Ridgeville on Lorain Road adjacent to the Interstate 480 east entrance ramp.

For more information about UPRC, visit www.lorainccc.edu/ridge or call (440) 366-4800.

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