Best Ohio Community Colleges (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 89 community colleges serving 252,392 students in Ohio (49 public colleges and 40 private colleges).
For Ohio community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,265 per year for in-state students and $11,145 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,281 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 68% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 32% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 16:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(OH) School Average
Asian
2%
Hispanic
5%
Black
14%
White
68%
Two or more races
4%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
6%
OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Ranked Ohio Community Colleges (2022)

  • College Location Students
  • Athena Career Academy
    Private for-profit
    5203 Airport Hwy
    Toledo, OH 43615
    (419) 472-1150

    286 students
  • 2600 6th St SW
    Canton, OH 44710
    (330) 363-6347

    305 students
  • 2139 Auburn Avenue
    Cincinnati, OH 45219
    (513) 585-0032

    938 students
  • 2545 Bailey Road
    Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
    (330) 923-9959

    586 students
  • 375 Dixmyth Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45220
    (513) 862-2631

    351 students
  • Hondros College of Nursing
    Private for-profit
    4140 Executive Parkway
    Westerville, OH 43081
    (855) 906-8773

    1,596 students
  • 1005 North Abbe Rd
    Elyria, OH 44035
    (440) 365-5222

    10,206 students
  • Mercy College of Ohio
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    Private not-for-profit
    2221 Madison Avenue
    Toledo, OH 43604
    (419) 251-1313

    1,560 students
  • 1601 University Blvd
    Hamilton, OH 45011
    (513) 785-3000

    2,540 students
  • 4200 E University Blvd
    Middletown, OH 45042
    (513) 727-3200

    1,842 students
  • 1725 E David Rd
    Kettering, OH 45440
    (937) 294-0592

    211 students
  • National College-Columbus
    Private, for profit
    5665 Forest Hills Blvd
    Dayton, OH 45420
    (614) 212-2800

    56 students
  • National College-Youngstown
    Private, for profit
    3487 Belmont Ave
    Youngstown, OH 44505
    (330) 759-0205

    118 students
  • The North Coast College
    Private, for profit
    11724 Detroit Avenue
    Lakewood, OH 44107
    (216) 221-8584

    109 students
  • 1328 Dover Rd
    Wooster, OH 44691
    (330) 287-1331

    594 students
  • 4240 Campus Dr
    Lima, OH 45804
    (567) 242-7272

    982 students
  • 1760 University Drive
    Mansfield, OH 44906
    (419) 755-4317

    1,078 students
  • 1461 Mount Vernon Ave
    Marion, OH 43302
    (740) 389-6786

    1,274 students
  • 1179 University Dr
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740) 366-3321

    2,943 students
  • 21210 Emery Road
    Cleveland, OH 44128
    (216) 881-1700

    202 students
  • 101 University Drive
    Chillicothe, OH 45601
    (740) 774-7200

    2,178 students
  • 45425 National Rd W
    Saint Clairsville, OH 43950
    (740) 695-1720

    1,025 students
  • 1570 Granville Pike
    Lancaster, OH 43130
    (740) 654-6711

    2,532 students
  • 1804 Liberty Ave
    Ironton, OH 45638
    (740) 533-4600

    2,232 students
  • 1425 Newark Rd
    Zanesville, OH 43701
    (740) 453-0762

    1,827 students
  • 444 W. Third St.
    Dayton, OH 45402
    (937) 512-3000

    18,794 students
  • 9555 Plainfield Rd
    Blue Ash, OH 45236
    (513) 745-5600

    5,986 students
  • 4200 Clermont College Dr
    Batavia, OH 45103
    (513) 732-5200

    6,349 students
  • ATA College - Cincinnati
    Private for-profit
    225 Pictoria Drive, Suite 200
    Cincinnati, OH 45246
    (513) 671-1920

    250 students
  • 68094 Hammond Road
    Saint Clairsville, OH 43950
    (740) 695-9500

    730 students
  • One University Drive
    Huron, OH 44839
    (419) 372-5526

    2,167 students
  • Bradford School
    Private for-profit
    2469 Stelzer Road
    Columbus, OH 43219
    (614) 416-6200

    117 students
  • Brown Mackie College-Akron
    Private, for profit
    755 White Pond Dr., Suite 101
    Akron, OH 44320
    (330) 869-3600

    533 students
  • 3121 Euclid Avenue
    Cleveland, OH 44115
    (216) 771-1700

    202 students
  • 12955 Snow Rd
    Parma, OH 44130
    (216) 265-3151

    850 students
  • Show 54 more community colleges in Ohio (out of 89 total colleges)
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