Sociology Department

Welcome to the LCCC Department of Sociology

Welcome to the website of the Department of Sociology at Lorain County Community College.  We are pleased to provide information and resources to current and prospective students, faculty and staff, and the greater community.

The Department
The Department of Sociology at Lorain County Community College offers eight courses. Click on Courses to find more about the courses we offer. Find out more about the department by exploring this website.

This website is updated often with news, events and announcements relevant to the discipline of Sociology.  We hope you find your visit a pleasant one.

Contact Information  

Administrative Office: IL 100 

Telephone: 440-366-7588

Sociology Faculty and Staff Directory

Department of Sociology
Lorain County Community College
1005 Abbe Road North
Elyria, OH 44035 USA

Click here to view all Sociology credit course descriptions

  • SOCY 151 – Introduction to Sociology (3 credits)
  • SOCY 161 – Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
  • SOCY 255 – The Family (3)
  • SOCY 256 – Social Problems (3)
  • SOCY 265 – Death and Dying (2)
  • SOCY 292 – Race and Ethnicity (3)
  • SOCY 287 – Work-Based Learning I (1 to 3)
  • SOCY 299 – Individualized Studies in Sociology (1 to 2)

What can I do with a degree in Sociology?

Check the following links:

Links of Interest

  • is an independent guide to the sociological resources available on the Internet. It includes listings for sociological associations, articles and essays, online journals and blogs, sociological theories, surveys, and university sociology departments
    American Sociological Association (ASA) is a non-profit association dedicated to advancing sociology as a scientific discipline and profession serving the public good
    Sociology students may find free money for college or an advanced degree at the fastweb link

Links to Other LCCC Sites


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
Click here for a complete list of events. 

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.
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge.