Welcome to Lorain County Community College

Welcome to Lorain County Community College

LCCC Campus

The Lorain County Community College experience introduces students to a campus environment and encourages personal exploration, growth and discovery of new interests. LCCC offers a unique and rewarding experience because of its courses, educational partnerships, professors, students, facilities and setting.

LCCC offers an array of programs and services and has the following distinctions:

  • The only community college in the state that offers a University Partnership. The partnership enables people to earn bachelors’ and masters’ degrees from any of eight Ohio universities without leaving the LCCC campus.
  • Named as one of the top 120 community colleges in the United States – and the only one in Ohio – by the Aspen Institute. The organization focused on completion, including retention, graduation rates, improvement of completion performance over time and an institutional record for completion outcomes of disadvantaged students.
  • The first college in the state to build an advanced technologies center for business and industry.
  • Students can utilize the LCCC Fab Lab, which is aligned with MIT.
  • The largest provider of e-learning programs in northern Ohio.
  • The first college in the state to offer podcast lectures on iTunesU.
  • Distance learning courses provided by Lorain County Community College have received the “best practices in student services” designation from the Ohio Learning Network (OLN). Courses that provide “best practices” have met the state’s quality guidelines for teaching and learning in distance-learning coursework. OLN is a consortium of 65 public and independent colleges and universities in Ohio and is an initiative of the Ohio Board of Regents.
  • Students can earn an associate of arts degree entirely online.
  • LCCC has been named a Military Friendly School by G.I.Jobs Magazine
  • Acknowledged by the Ohio Partnership for Excellence in 2001 and 2006 with the Tier 3: Achievement for Excellence Award.

Lorain County Community College is part of The University System of Ohio, one of the largest comprehensive public systems of higher education in the nation. Ohio's public colleges, universities, and adult education programs serve almost 600,000 students and offer every option from a GED to a Ph.D., ensuring that all Ohioans have easy access to a high-quality, affordable higher education. For more information about the University System of Ohio, visit http://www.ohiohighered.org/.

Announcements

It's not too late to register for Fall classes

Short-term fall semester classes begin September 29 and later.  


LCCC North Entrance Closure

LCCC's North Entrance will be closed from 4:40-5:20 p.m., Friday, Sept. 19 for a Cross Country meet. Please plan accordingly.

Get Involved in Student Government

Student Senate seeking candidates for several open positions. To learn more, please stop by the Student Life office in College Center or contact Student Life at (440) 366-4036 or slevents@lorainccc.edu. Application deadline is Sept. 26, 2014.

Public Notice

Accreditation Commission seeks public comments on the associate degree nursing program. Learn more.  

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
 
Click here to learn more and register.

MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

Lorain County WIN

LCCC and the JVS have launched Lorain County WIN (Workforce Innovation Network), a new partnership providing workforce training to Lorain County. Learn more at www.loraincountywins.com.