Student Profile: Esperanza Correa

When Esperanza Correa enlisted in the Navy at the age of 17, she was sure of one thing: she would not come out the same person as she went in. She views her experience at Lorain County

North Ridgeville Woman Gets “Wake Up Call” During Evaluation

Barbara Metts’ story is one that many of us can relate to. Her dream of going to college got interrupted – and more than once. Metts, of North Ridgeville, earned her associate of applied business degree from

Faculty Profile: Claudia Lubaski

What college students most often need advice with is developing a vision, and Claudia Lubaski has that in plenty. Lubaski was awarded the 2014 LCCC Faculty Excellence Award, which adds another feather to her already loaded cap.

Faculty Profile: Michelle Yuhasz

It’s not just about teaching, it’s about bonding. That is the mantra for Michelle Yuhasz, clinical instructor for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Lorain County Community College. Yuhasz is a 2014 Faculty Excellence Award winner, and

Former Astronaut Gives Early College Students New Perspective on STEM Careers

A group of young women from Lorain County Early College High School spent a day of their summer break working on astronomical projects and getting to know a former astronaut. Fifteen Early College students participated in the

Fire Science Degree Earns FESHE Recognition

One of only three Ohio community college programs to earn the National Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) recognition. Lorain County Community College’s fire science program is one of only three at an Ohio community college

Electronics Certification Leads to Full-Time Employment for Student

Built-in certification in an electronics class at Lorain County Community College put Ray Leggett on the fast track to full-time employment. Leggett earned the Certified IPC Application Specialist (CIS) certification, an internationally recognized soldering credential, as part

Lorain Native Uses Early College as First Step on Pathway to Becoming Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

As Jordan S. R. Brown began classes at the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (OU-HCOM) this fall, he carried with him the support of his hometown, Lorain, Ohio. Brown graduated from Lorain County Early College

LCCC MyUniversity Plan Has School Districts on Board

A new initiative called MyUniversity – launched in April by LCCC’s Board of Trustees – has local school districts on board to participate. MyUniversity is a guarantee that gives high school students the ability to earn college

Facts and Finds

MyEmployer Guarantee Confirms the Skills of LCCC Graduates   Lorain County Community College has guaranteed the quality of its graduates to local employers with the adoption of the MyEmployer Guarantee by the LCCC Board of Trustees. The

Construction Engineering Program Now Offered at LCJVS

Lorain County Community College’s construction technology and management associate of applied science degree is now being offered at the Lorain County Joint Vocational School. The locating of the construction technology and management program to the JVS is

Top Ten Reasons to Complete Your Degree at LCCC

  Prepare for the future By 2020, 60 percent of all jobs will require a college degree (Complete College America). Earn more Those with a college degree typically earn one-third more than those with only a high

Developmental Math Students Battled Hunger While Improving Math Skills

Students in a developmental math course at Lorain County Community College learned how to battle hunger while improving their math skills. Instructor Jennifer Hirz combined mathematics with service learning for students in her Math 041 course during

Affordable Education that Gives You the Edge

The Honors Institute at Lorain County Community College Looking for a four-year experience that is affordable and close to home? LCCC and the Honors Institute have the answer – offering a select number of students a unique

Calendar of Events

Stemm Symposium Spring 2015 (Date TBD) The STEMM Symposium provides an up-close look at the academics, research and careers for college and high school faculty, students and parents. KnowHow2Go (to College) Information Nights Learn about the steps

Sprenger Health Care Systems Provides Support for Accreditation of Health Careers Simulation Center

The process has begun for the Health Careers Simulation Center to become nationally accredited thanks to a generous donation from Sprenger Health Care Systems. Sprenger Health Care Systems donated $40,000 to support the accreditation process, which includes

100 Percent of Physical Therapy Assisting Students Pass State and National Exams

The faculty of Lorain County Community College’s Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) program work hard to prepare students for certification exams after graduation. In fact, the pass rate for the most recent PTA class was 100 percent. All

Start Near. . . Go Far

Starting your college education at Lorain County Community College opens up a world of opportunity Prepare to transfer into a bachelor’s degree program through LCCC’s University Partnership.  Or, start a new career through one of LCCC’s many