Cuyahoga Community College District
700 Carnegie Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115-2878
(800) 954-8742
Accrediting Agency:
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Located in Cleveland, Ohio, Cuyahoga Community College is a two-year public institution. The school was originally established in 1962, but now has an enrollment of more than 30,000 students. Tri-C offers a variety of certificate and associate degree programs through multiple area campuses. These locations include the Parma, Highlands Hills, and Westlake campuses. Students interested in distance learning programs will also find a growing number of opportunities through various Tri-C locations.

Programs Offered

Regardless of students’ academic interests or long term career goals, Cuyahoga Community College offers programs spanning a wide range of subject areas. Available courses of study include accounting, applied industrial technology, business management, dental hygiene, English, general studies, hospitality management, human services, information technology, law enforcement, massage therapy, medical assisting, nursing, paralegal studies, psychology, speech communication, and veterinary technology, among others. Workforce training and personal enrichment classes are also available through the community college. Working adults and those trying to balance family responsibilities can take advantage of more than 1000 accredited online courses. Hybrid classes are also offered for students interested in some on-campus components.


Cuyahoga Community College has been accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since 1979. Additionally, the school has achieved specialized accreditation status for its dental hygiene and dietetics programs.


Students wishing to enroll at Cuyahoga Community College can submit their application online or in-person at any enrollment center. The school has an open admissions policy, though there may be some additional admissions requirements for specific programs. In addition to the application form, students should prepare to submit their official high school transcripts or GED test results to the registrar’s office. Prior to registering for classes, students will be required to take English and math placement tests and complete a new student orientation session. For more information about the application process for transfer or international students, please contact the admissions office directly, or visit Tri-C’s website.

The Best Colleges Degree Finder

© 2016 The Best Colleges | Privacy Policy | Sitemap