Lorain County Community College: Review & Facts

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Lorain County Community College is a large two-year, public school with 11,520 students enrolled. This college was established in 1964 and is the only college located in Elyria, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
78
Fair
Lorain County Community College will give you the opportunity to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Lorain County Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 78 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Management, Business, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
67%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Lorain County Community College is relatively low at 67% (close to Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Lorain County Community College is very low: 19%. Roughly 34% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Lorain County Community College is reasonably decent: 20:1. Read more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,400
Low
Average tuition price is low - about $7,100 a year. The additional fees at Lorain County Community College beyond tuition are about $300; which totals $7,400 per academic year.

Read the details about Lorain County Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Lorain County Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (440) 366-5222 or check Lorain County Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Lorain County Community College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lorain County Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Lorain County Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Lorain County Community College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lorain County Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Lorain County Community College, 1005 North Abbe Rd, Elyria, Ohio 44035-1691, USA
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