CC Survey of Student Engagement

Community College Survey of Student Engagement

Computer Lab
Lorain County Community College - 2009

Student Satisfaction

  • 94% of students reported that they would recommend this college to a friend or family member
  • 77% of students reported that other students were friendly and supportive
  • 84% of students reported that instructors were available, helpful, and sympathetic

Support for Learners

  • 76% of students reported that the college provides quite a bit or very much of the support needed for them to succeed at the institution.
  • 49% of students reported that the college encourages quite a bit or very much contact among students from different economic, social, and racial or ethnic backgrounds.

Student Effort

  • 60% of students reported often or very often working on a paper or project that required integrating ideas or information from various sources.
  • 47% of students reported reading between 1 and 4 books on their own (not assigned) for personal enjoyment or academic enrichment, and 22% of students reported reading 5 or more such books.
  • 57% of students reported using the computer lab sometimes or often.

Academic Challenge

  • 47% of students reported often or very often working harder than they thought they could to meet an instructor’s standards or expectations.
  • 65% of students reported that their coursework often or very often emphasized analysis of the basic elements of an idea, experience, or theory.
  • 77% of students reported that this college encouraged students quite a bit or very much to spend significant amounts of time studying.

Student-Faculty Interaction

  • 57% of students reported often or very often using email to communicate with an instructor.
  • 41% of students reported often or very often discussing grades or assignments with an instructor.

Active and Collaborative Learning

  • 62% of students reported often or very often asking questions in class or contributing to class discussions.
  • 42% of students reported often or very often working with other students on project during class.
  • 49% of students reported discussing ideas from their reading or classes with others outside of class (students, family members, coworkers, etc.)

Student Experiences

  • 56% of students reported they were somewhat or very satisfied with financial aid advising
  • 69% of students reported they were somewhat or very satisfied with computer labs



Exterior Campus Lighting Project

Work will begin Monday morning on replacing the light fixtures on the west loop road (main road in front of the College. Workers will be installing  new fixtures from the north and south ends concurrently. The road will be partially blocked in order to do the work.
Please be very careful and slow down.

15 to Finish: Add a Late-Start Class Today

Take at least 15 credit hours per semester and you'll be closer to graduation and closer to your career. There’s still time to add a class to your schedule. Late-start courses begin Feb. 23 and March 23.
Click here to see the short-term class schedule and to register.

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. 


Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at

Dean's List

Congratulations to the hardworking students who were named to the Dean’s List for fall 2014.  If you think you made the Dean’s List for fall semester, check your LCCC email account for an official confirmation from LCCC. See the full list of students named to the Dean’s List at

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.

Financial Aid Filing Fairs

LCCC will offer free help for anyone filing a FAFSA form - regardless of the college they plan to attend - at a series of Financial Aid Filing Fairs held in February and March. Click here for details and to register online.

Sign Up for Text Alerts

Sign up to receive text message alerts in the event of campus emergencies, campus closings, campus power outages and severe weather announcements at

Softball Team Tryouts

The LCCC Softball Team will host tryouts from noon to 1 p.m., February 21 and 22 in the Ewing Center Field House. Learn More.

MBA Program Begins in Fall 2015

Beginning in fall 2015, Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration will offer a master’s of business administration degree through the University Partnership. Learn more.