Cuyahoga Community College

Cuyahoga Community College opened in 1963 and was Ohio's first community college. It now serves tens of thousands of credit and non-credit students each year at three traditional campuses, two Corporate College locations, over 50 off-campus sites, and online. More than 700,000 county residents have passed through Tri-C's doors, representing one out of every five county residents. Tri-C, Ohio's largest community college, offers associate degrees, certificate programs and the first two years of a baccalaureate degree. Students can choose from nearly 1,000 credit courses in more than 70 career, certificate and university transfer programs. Approximately 80 off-campus credit courses are available at various locations near home, at work sites, on cable television, and via the Internet; and more than 500 non-credit workforce and professional development courses are offered each semester through Corporate College and Workforce Development. Tri-C offers a top quality education and flexible learning options at the lowest tuition in Northeast Ohio. The College also generates spending of about $500 million annually in Northeast Ohio and sustains more than 25,000 jobs. In addition, more than 500,000 Northeast Ohio residents attend college-sponsored cultural, community and sports programs each year. The College is home to Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland, the nation's premier educational jazz festival, and also hosts popular cultural arts programs at Playhouse Square and at campus theaters.

700 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115-2878
Campus Code: 
University ID: 
202 356
Associates Degree
One but less than two years certificate
Open admission policy: 
Completion of college-preparatory program: 
Not applicable
Admission test scores: 
Not applicable
Undergraduate Enrollment: 
33 892
In-state Tuition Cost (Full time): 
4 322
Out-of-state Tuition Cost (Full Time): 
8 136
Books and Supplies: 
1 700