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 (1.0 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 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
12,756 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
4,009 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 8,747 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 1%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 8%
7%
% Black 6%
12%
% White 83%
66%
% Two or more races -
2%
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
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,439 is less than the state average of $6,030. 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 $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,439 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,821 $10,175
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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