Lorain County Community College
Elyria, OH 44035-1691

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 11,482
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Lorain County Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Lorain County Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $7,021 and in-state students paid $3,398.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$3,382
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$3,398
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$7,021
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 79% of Lorain County Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 53% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,238 (which is 3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lorain County Community College in 2016-2017, was 148, which is 16% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,241 (which is 6.9% below the national average.)

$4,238
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,241
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
79%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Lorain County Community College has enrolled a total of 11,482 students (3,180 students full-time and 8,302 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 11,482 students, 530 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,619 students for distance studies.

11,482
Total Enrollment
530
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 73%

Hispanic: 10%

Black/African American: 10%

Two or more races: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lorain County Community College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 39% 2,174 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 24% 1,335
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 13% 735
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 303
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 5% 280
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 3% 194 0
Education 2% 109
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 1% 44
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 1% 44
Personal And Culinary Services 1% 33

Graduation & Dropout Rates

19%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Lorain County Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

19%
Still enrolled
43%
Dropout rate
19%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$24,600
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Lorain County Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,600. Last year, out of the total 2,626 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,206 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,795 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,320 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,600 $28,900
Employment Rate 84% 83%
Total Graduates 2,626 2,795

Campus Location

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