Lorain County Community College

Overview: The Lorain County Community College experience introduces students to a campus environment and encourages personal exploration, growth and discovery of new interests. LCCC offers a unique and rewarding experience because of its courses, educational partnerships, professors, students, facilities and setting.

LCCC is one of Ohio’s fastest-growing community colleges because of the variety of learning opportunities it provides. LCCC offers an array of programs and services and has the following distinctions:

The only community college in the state that offers a University Partnership. The partnership enables people to earn bachelors’ and masters’ degrees from any of eight Ohio universities without leaving the LCCC campus.

The first college in the state to build an advanced technologies center for business and industry.

Students can utilize the LCCC Fab Lab, which is aligned with MIT.

The largest provider of e-learning programs in northern Ohio.

The first college in the state to offer podcast lectures on iTunesU.

Distance learning courses provided by Lorain County Community College have received the “best practices in student services” designation from the Ohio Learning Network (OLN). Courses that provide “best practices” have met the state’s quality guidelines for teaching and learning in distance-learning coursework. OLN is a consortium of 65 public and independent colleges and universities in Ohio and is an initiative of the Ohio Board of Regents.

Students can earn an associate of arts degree online.

The only community college in the state certified to provide category one continuing education for physicians through the Lorain County Physician/ Community College CME Consortium.

Acknowledged by the Ohio Partnership for Excellence in 2001 and 2006 with the Tier 3: Achievement for Excellence Award.

Location: Elyria, Ohio
Website: www.lorainccc.edu