Humanities - One Year Certificate

Humanities Studies


One Year Certificate - Curriculum Code 4102

The study of humanities develops a student's critical thinking skills, reading skills, research skills and written communication skills and provides the student with a board knowledge of some of the most important and enduring aspects of human culture. A knowledge of humanities is useful for the further academic study of human behavior, history, literature, art, music, and all aspects of human culture. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

For more information about this certificate, please contact Robert Beckstrom at 440-366-7108 or

First Semester
ARTS 243 Art History I OR 3
ARTS 244 Art History II OR
ARTS 245 World Art
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
HUMS 151 Introduction to Humanities 3
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
Transfer Module Elective* 3
Transfer Module Elective* 3
Second Semester
ENGL 162 College Composition II > OR 3
MUSC 261 Music Appreciation OR 3
MUSC 262 Music as a World Phenomenon         
PSYH 151 Introduction to Psychology OR 3
SOCY 151 Introduction to Sociology
Humanities Elective ** 3
Humanities Elective ** 3
Total Credit Hours: 31

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. OR Indicates that a student may select either course which may have an effect on the total credit hours.
3. * See current LCCC catalog for alist of Transfer Module courses.
4. ** Select elective from: ENGL 251, 252, 261, 262, 266
5. *** Select elective from: ENGL 255, 257, 259, 267, 269
6. Consult a counselor or your future transfer institution for advice inselecting electives that will apply to your major upon transfer.
7. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Established    January 2014
Effective        May 2014


October is Manufacturing Month

This series of activities for high school students through adults showcases the importance of manufacturing in Lorain County.

Events include:
  • OH Makes@LCCC Conference
  • Think Manufacturing Student Expo
  • Mechatronics Information Session
  • "What Makes What in Lorain County
Click here for a complete list of events. 

Canvas Has Replaced ANGEL

Click here to learn more.   

Earn College Credit for Your Experience

Your professional, military or volunteer experience in an applied area may make you eligible to receive college credit. Click here to learn more.   


Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Click here to learn more.  

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, spring 2015, or fall 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.