Lorain County Community College

Established in 1963, Lorain County Community College is the first community college in Ohio with a permanent campus. For more than five decades, LCCC has served the diverse needs of the greater Lorain County region by providing affordable access to higher education and now serves approximately 14,000 students each year. The institution recently adopted a new strategic plan, Vision 2025: 10,000 Degrees of Impact, which declares a bold goal of 10,000 individuals earning an LCCC degree or credential by the year 2025. Vision 2025 intends to impact individuals and families as well as the economy and community through five focus areas – student, success, future, work and community. Learn more about LCCC

Student population size
Mid-size (∼14k)

Transfer population

Campus setting

1005 North Abbe Rd, Elyria, OH 44035

Application deadlines

  • Fall semester: Rolling admission
  • Spring semester: Rolling admission

Confirmation deadlines

  • Fall semester: None
  • Spring semester: None

Application fee

Learn more about admission to LCCC


  • In-district: $3,745 per academic year + fees
  • In-state tuition: $4,400 per academic year + fees
  • Out-of-state tuition: $8,026 per academic year + fees

Learn more about tuition and fees at LCCC

Housing is not offered at LCCC

Transfer student scholarships
LCCC offers scholarship opportunities for students enrolled in University Partnership. Learn more about scholarship opportunities at LCCC

Tuition and housing costs listed here are based on data published by the National Center for Educational Statistics – actual costs may differ. Always check with the institution for the most accurate information.

General Education requirements
Learn about General Education requirements at LCCC

Friendly degree-completion programs (fastest way to degree)
LCCC offers accelerated pathways in a variety of fields. Learn more about accelerated pathways at LCCC

Programs with additional admission requirements
Some programs have additional admission requirements, including:

Programs with limited admission
Some. Learn more about programs with limited admission at LCCC

Programs accommodating non-traditional schedules (evenings, weekends, etc.)
LCCC offers some evening and weekend classes, online, blended and competency-based education opportunities. Please contact advisor for more information

Credit accepted

  • Advanced Placement (AP)
  • Career-Technical Assurance Guide (CTAG)
  • College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
  • Military Transfer Assurance Guides (MTAGs)
  • DD-214
  • Joint Services Transcript
  • Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE)
  • Ohio Transfer Module (OTM)
  • Transfer Assurance Guides (TAGs)
  • International Transcripts
  • Non-traditional college credit, including career/technical training and certification programs attended post high school

Learn more about transfer credit at LCCC

Transfer student resources

  • University Partnership transfer coordinator
  • Specialized Team advising
  • Transfer Center
  • Reverse Transfer


Identity centers
None listed

Clubs & organizations
20+. Learn more about clubs & organizations at LCCC

Enrollment Management Services Transfer Team