Jimmy Lopez - man in medical scrubs holding a glass award

Driven to Succeed

Lorain native and father-of-five Jimmy Lopez found his calling through LCCC’s nursing program

Tell us your story

What's your LCCC story? Share your LCCC experience with our storytelling team.
Heather Ketchum - young woman in a lab coat holding a bottle of whiskey

For the love of chemistry

How Professor Regan Silvestri helped Brookside grad Heather Ketchum reach her goals
Luke Lengel - Young man standing in front of a brick wall with arms crossed

A top-notch program

Top student Luke Lengel chose LCCC’s College Credit Plus program to get a head start on college at no cost to himself
Brandy Spradlin dressed in nurse scrubs leaning on a table beside a hospital bed

Navigating Challenges

A car accident sparked Brandy Spradlin’s dream of becoming a nurse. Twenty years later, this mom of 11 is poised to graduate from nursing school.
Matthew Agosto - Young business man seated in front of a laptop

A game-changing experience

Matthew Agosto’s internships through the co-operative education program landed him a full-time job — and he graduated with zero student debt
Luke Peters - Young man smiling, leaning on a white railing

Focused Determination

Elyria’s Luke Peters hasn’t let medical challenges slow him down. He graduated high school with two associate degrees and entered CSU’s Mandel Honors College as a junior – all debt-free.
Students harvesting vegetables

From farm to fork

Local farms partner with LCCC’s Culinary Arts program to provide fresh ingredients and valuable hands-on learning experiences for students
Boy playing on the floor

Bridging K-12 and college

LCCC partners with North Ridgeville City Schools to establish the first STEM academy in Lorain County