Welcome to the University Partnership

Experience Ohio’s Best Value in Higher Education

 

Whether you are just starting college or would like to begin a new career, Lorain County Community College and its University Partnership are the best value in higher education. 

LCCC is the first community college in Ohio to have a University Partnership program, where you can select from over 40 different associate's, bachelor’s and master’s degrees all offered by leading universities.

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Classes are held in the LCCC University Center building, a facility designed specifically for students enrolled in University Partnership degree programs.  Some courses are also held at the University Partnership Ridge Campus in North Ridgeville.

Through the University Partnership, you get a quality education that, when combined with your LCCC coursework, is the best value in higher education. On-campus university partners provide the faculty and curriculum for all University Partnership courses. 

Degrees cover a wide range of specialties, including business administration, biology, computer science and engineering, nursing, public health, education and more.  

Thousands of people like you have found The University Partnership at LCCC to be the vehicle they needed to reach their educational and career goals. 

 

 Ashland University Cleveland State University   Bowling Green State University  
 John Carroll University  Kent State University  Ohio University  
 The University of Akron  The University of Cincinnati  The University of Toledo Youngstown State University

Announcements

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. 

MyUniversity

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

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 www.lorainccc.edu/alerts.

Computer Science and Engineering Information Session

Learn more about this high-growth industry from the University of Toledo representatives from 6-7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 28 at LCCC University Partnership Ridge Campus. Learn more.

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.