Lorain County Community College

1005 North Abbe Rd, Elyria
OH, 44035-1691
Tel: (440)366-5222
12,756 students
Public institution

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Lorain County Community College, a vital and dynamic leader, serves a culturally diverse community by promoting education, economic, cultural and community development. The College encourages lifelong learning through accessible and affordable academic, career-oriented and continuing education.
School Highlights:
Lorain County Community College serves 12,756 students (31% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 20%.
Lorain County Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Lorain County, OH.
The nearest community college is Ohio Business College-Sheffield (1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Lorain County Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 12,756 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 41:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
12,756 students
1,303 students
Lorain County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
4,009 students
834 students
Lorain County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 8,747 students
1,040 students
Lorain County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Lorain County Community College sch enrollment Lorain County Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Lorain County Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
8%
7%
Lorain County Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
6%
11%
Lorain County Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
83%
66%
Lorain County Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Lorain County Community College More (2010-2011)
Lorain County Community College sch ethnicity Lorain County Community College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.30 0.44
Lorain County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,439 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,821 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,439 $5,890
Lorain County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,821 $10,050
Lorain County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

LCCC is Ohio's top-ranked community college. LCCC has received the state of Ohio's highest quality rating for educational institutions by achieving the Tier 3 Achievement of Excellence. And in 2002, LCCC enrolled a record number of students in over 30 credit programs, along with over 2,000 students in our innovative University Partnership program. Lorain County Community College was granted a charter to serve Lorain County's higher education needs on July 15, 1963. In 1966, LCCC moved to its current location on Abbe Road North, in Elyria, making LCCC the first community college in Ohio to have a permanent campus. The campus opened with three buildings: Engineering Technologies, Mechanical Services, and Physical and Social Sciences. By the end of the fall semester, three more buildings were opened: Business, College Center and Physical Education. At Lorain County Community College, there are many different types of degree programs to meet your unique needs. LCCC has transfer programs where you can earn an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science Degree. LCCC also offers applied programs where you earn an Associate of Applied Business or Science, or Certificates of Proficiency or Completion. The intent of these programs is to give you marketable skills. Examples of applied programs are: Nursing, Electronics, Business Management and Police Science. Another unique degree opportunity allows for students to have some input, with approval, into the design of their own program with the Associate of Individualized Studies and the Associate of Technical Studies. LCCC received full accreditation by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the highest-ranking accrediting association of higher education institutions.

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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,823 per year for in-state students and $10,349 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,880 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.34, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Herzing University-Toledo. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.