About Cuyahoga Community College
Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) opened in 1963 as Ohio's first community college and remains Ohio's oldest and largest public community college. For 50 years Tri-C has provided high quality, affordable education and programs to more than 900,000 members of our community. Tuition at Tri-C is the lowest in Northeast Ohio and among the lowest of all colleges in the state of Ohio. Each semester Tri-C offers more than 1,000 credit courses in more than 140 career and technical programs and liberal arts curricula.
More than 600 non-credit workforce and professional development courses are offered each year. The College serves more than 52,000 credit and non-credit students annually and offers day, evening and weekend classes; classes via television, the internet, and independent learning. Tri-C offers more than 800 Distance Learning courses and more than 130 courses at various locations throughout the community, close to home and work. The College ranks 1st in Ohio and 45th in the nation in conferring associate degrees - all disciplines.
Workforce and Economic Development Division
Tri-C’s Workforce and Economic Development Division provides credit and non-credit programs for both individuals and businesses. Programs are available with fast training in mind for individuals who need to enter the workforce quickly. Programs include: advanced manufacturing; health care; alternative energy; information technology; truck driving; firefighter/EMS and law enforcement. Financial assistance and job placement are also available.
Corporate College, a division of Cuyahoga Community College, is focused on certification, licensure and professional development programs that meet individuals’ needs for upgrading skills and employers’ demands for a talented and trained workforce. Facilities at Corporate College locations in Warrensville Heights and Westlake provide comfortable state-of-the art meeting and conference space, catering, free parking and much more for the business professional.