For new students who need help deciding on a career or major
If you are a new student and need some help deciding which career or major is best for you, please follow these steps to ensure you are on the right path.
Apply to Lorain County Community College: www.lorainccc.edu/admission
Complete your application in person at the Enrollment Services front desk, at an LCCC Learning Center or via mail.
Complete the COMPASS Assessment: www.lorainccc.edu/compass
To assist you in reaching your goals, LCCC offers an assessment test- the COMPASS. The COMPASS will help identify both your strengths and areas of needed enhancement in reading, writing, and math before scheduling classes. If you have AP, ACT, or SAT test scores or transfer credits, you may be exempt from LCCC’s Compass assessment test.
Attend an Orientation Session: www.lorainccc.edu/orientation
Attend an on-campus Orientation (recommended) and complete your College Student Inventory (CSI) or complete the online orientation with quiz component and CSI through your MyCampus account at http://mycampus.lorainccc.edu/. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/orientation.
Choose a Career or Major: www.lorainccc.edu/careerhelp
LCCC’s employment and career services office can help you find a career or major that best fits with your goals and interests.
Meet with an Advisor/Counselor to Register for Classes: www.lorainccc.edu/advising
Meet with an Academic Advisor or Counselor to review your course placement and register for courses. (New students are not permitted to register online until first meeting with an Advisor or Counselor.)
Pay Your Bill
Remember to complete your FAFSAas a first step in applying for Financial Aid. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/financialaid. You can also pay with cash, check or credit card and/or sign up for a payment plan at www.lorainccc.edu/tuition.