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Currently or Previously Affiliated Institutions - 04/16/2014

The directory of institutions provides information on institutions accredited by the Commission, those holding candidate for accreditation status, and those that previously held status, but have since closed, merged, or had their status withdrawn. It includes the Statement of Affiliation Status and Organizational Profile for each currently accredited and candidate institution, any Public Disclosure Notices that have been issued, and the most recent action letters from reaffirmations of accreditation occurring after June 2013.

Information provided on the Statement of Affiliation Status reflects the most recent actions of the Commission. The Commission has a multi-level decision process. Any institutional changes that are currently under review are not made public until final action has been taken.

**During the transition to the new Pathways model for reaffirmation of accreditation, some scheduled events are not displayed on this version of the Statement of Affiliation Status. Institutions can refer to the transition maps in the Open and Standard Pathways booklets for the timing of reviews. Institutions that have questions about other scheduled events should contact their HLC staff liaison.**

Lorain County Community College

1005 North Abbe Rd
Elyria, OH 44035
(440) 365-5222 (Main Phone)


Statement of Affiliation Status Click here for definitions...

Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Roy A. Church, President
HLC Institution ID: 1568
Current Accreditation Status: Accredited
Candidacy Date(s): 03/30/1966 - 03/30/1971
Accreditation Date(s): 03/31/1971

Summary of Commission Review

Last Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2008 - 2009

Next Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2015 - 2016

Last Date of Information Change: 10/24/2013

Control: Public
Degrees Awarded (details below): Certificate, Associates

Stipulations on Affiliation Status:

Approval of New Degree Locations:
The institution has been approved for the Notification Program, allowing the institution to open new additional locations within the 19-state North Central region.
Approval of Distance and Correspondence Courses and Programs:
The institution has been approved under Commission policy to offer up to 100% of its total degree programs through distance education. The processes for expanding distance education are defined in other Commission documents.

Organizational Profile Click here for definitions...

Enrollment Headcount (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Full-Time                       Part-Time
Undergraduate: 3,918   8,738
Graduate: 0   0
Dual enrollment (high school) programs:   1,560  

Degree Programs (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Programs Offered   Degrees Awarded in Last Reported Year
Associate Degrees 62   1,210
Bachelors Degrees 0   0
Masters Degrees 0   0
Specialist Degrees 0   0
Doctoral Degrees 0   0
Certificate Programs (last updated: 08/17/2013)
  Programs Offered   Certificates Awarded in Last Reported Year
Certificates 57   164

Off-Campus Activities (last updated: 04/15/2014)

In-State:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   Akron Public Schools - Akron, OH; Heartland Payment Systems - Brookpark, OH; Midpoint Campus Center - Brunswick, OH; Mahoning County Career & Technical Center - Canfield, OH; Terra Community College - Fremont, OH; LCCC Learning Center at Bowling Green State University - Huron, OH; Apollo Career Center - Lima, OH; Lorain High School - Lorain, OH; LCCC Learning Center at St. Joseph Community Center - Lorain, OH; Medina County Career Center - Medina, OH; Medina County University - Medina, OH; EHOVE Adult Career Center - Milan, OH; North Ridgeville Outreach Center - North Ridgeville, OH; Lorain County Joint Vocational School - Oberlin, OH; Tolles Career and Technical Center - Plain City, OH; Ohio Strategic Training Center - South Point, OH; LCCC Wellington Center - Wellington, OH;
Out-of-State:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   None.
Out-of-U.S.:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   None.