Resources for High School Students

Resources for High School Students

The transition from high school to college can be a big step. LCCC offers resources to help make that transition a little easier.


LCCC Can Get You There!

Lorain County Community College can get you started on the career path of your dreams. With over 85 certificate and associate’s degree programs, and many bachelor’s and master’s degree programs through LCCC’s University Partnership, it’s easy to get started on your career path right here in Lorain County. Click on the career categories below to find more information about LCCC’s programs.


Health Careers


Public Service



Other Careers

Click here for help navigating the path to your career.


Paying for College

Finding a way to pay for a college education can be pretty scary. Don’t let the cost of your education keep you from pursuing the career of your dreams. You’re not alone. There are a number of options for funding your college education.


Get an Early Start

You don't have to wait until you graduate from high school to start earning college credit. The following options are available to high school students and allow you to earn college credit while you're still in high school. Click on any of the options below for more information:


Click here for more information about early credit opportunities.


Take your ACTs at LCCC

Click here for more information about taking your ACTs at LCCC


GED Testing Services

Click here for more information about LCCC's GED Testing Services.


Take a Closer Look at LCCC

LCCC offers many opportunities for prospective students to take a closer look at LCCC.

LCCC’s Campus Visitation Days offer you and your parents the chance to explore the campus and talk with students, faculty, advisors and financial aid representatives. And if you're ready to apply, you can take the COMPASS placement assessment and complete the admissions process during your visit.


Click here for more information about Campus Visitation Days.


To schedule a tour of LCCC's campus, please contact LCCC's Marketing office at 440-366-4112 or e-mail


E-mail Updates

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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 March 23.
Click here to see the short-term class schedule and to register.

Use Caution in Parking Lots

Workers are replacing the light fixtures on campus roads and parking lots. Some roadways and parking spaces will blocked off during this time. Please be very careful and slow down.
Parking Lot 7 Closed
Parking Lot 7 (Click for Campus Map) will be closed from Monday evening, February 23 to Friday, February 27.

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. 


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

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

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.