Business Development Strategies

MCEBusiness Development Strategies

The Manufacturing Center for Excellence at LCCC can help you grow your business with specialized training and resources. These services are available through Lorain County Community College and associated organizations. Services include:

  • Niche marketing manufacturing
  • Rapid prototyping
  • New product development
  • Vertical integration strategies
  • Supply chain management
  • Doing business internationally and with the federal government
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation-support services
  • Retaining ownership of intellectual property
  • Job profiling, employee-assessment services
  • Apprenticeships
  • Business-skills training
  • Computer help desk services
  • Human resource development training and services
  • Business consulting services

LCCC Manufacturing Services

Advanced Manufacturing Education and Training
Training is available in factory automation, robotics workcell interface, CNC machining, CAD/CAM, ISO/QS and much more. Training can be conducted on the LCCC campus, at your facility or via distance learning.

Process Improvement
Process improvement is critical to managing the cost and quality of products. Training programs and services provided by the Manufacturing Center for Excellence are focused on improving manufacturing processes.

Advanced Manufacturing Partnerships
Lorain County Community College maintains strong partnerships with local companies, governments, education institutions and industry suppliers. With national and regional partners, such as the National Association of Manufacturing, the Manufacturing Advocacy & Growth Network (MAGNET) and the Northeast Ohio Technology Coalition (NorTech), Lorain County Community College is a powerful channel between workers, manufacturers and the global economy.

Learn More

For more information, call the Manufacturing Center for Excellence at (440) 366-4005.



Dr. Church to Retire after Leading LCCC for Three Decades

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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
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Canvas Has Replaced ANGEL

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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.
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