Lake County Community Colleges

  • There are 4 community colleges in Lake County, Indiana, serving 9,588 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 79% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 34:1.

Lake County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 1000 E 80th Place, Suite 2055
    Merrillville IN  46410
    (219)769-3321

    512 students
  • 111 W 10th St Ste 111
    Hobart IN  46342
    (219)942-1459

    218 students
  • 1440 E 35th Ave
    Gary IN  46409
    (219)981-1111

    8,559 students
  • Kaplan College-Hammond
    Pivate, for profit
    7833 Indianapolis Blvd
    Hammond IN  46324
    (219)844-0100

    299 students
Recent Articles
May 20, 2017
Corrosion technology is one of the hottest new industries community colleges are training for. Currently, only a handful of schools offer a program, but the field is open for new graduates.
May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
May 20, 2017
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.