About Cuyahoga Community College (TRI-C)
On Campus Housing
Cuyahoga Community College (also known as Tri-C) is a 2-year public institution that is located in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, and was founded in the year 1963. It is known as Ohio's first community college and is said to be the oldest and largest public community college in the locality. The college is providing quality education and is preparing students for the real world from the past 50 years.
Cuyahoga Community College campus is in multi locations in Northeast Ohio. The Motto of the College is to provide high quality, accessible and affordable educational opportunities and services.
College's accreditation - The college is recognized and is accreditated by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
College's notable alumni are Halle Berry (Academy Award Winning actress), Jerome Caja (Performance artist), and more.
The student to faculty ration of the college is 18:1.
Online Education at TRI-C
Tri-C offers several degrees and certificate programs either 100% online or more than 50% online.
TRI-C offers 219 online programs across various multiple disciplines. College majors include Arts, Agriculture, Safety, Law, Accounting, Music, Nursing and many more.
Online Learning Student Assessment (OLSA) helps you determine how well you use study skills, navigate technology, and practice academic communication skills and is accessible 24/7.
Some of the reviews about the college are given below-
Cuyahoga Community College is an amazing school with staff who are very supportive and guide students on their dreams and help them find a way to achieve it, no matter how far out of reach they are. Students truly believe it is the professors.
Students love the affordability of the school. The different campus options are also a plus point to the students. Tri-C has a lot of programs to help students get on the right track for their careers.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$49,946 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
The college works with students in identifying the resources available for them to make their education affordable. To be eligible for the financial aid, a student has to fill FAFSA form at the earliest.
Cuyahoga Community College federal school code/Tri C federal school code is 003040.
Some of the financial aid given are as follows-
Federal aid has grants such as Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct Parent PLUS loan. Federal Work-Study option enables students to work and earn for their studies.
State aid includes choose Ohio First, Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program, Ohio College Opportunity Grant, Ohio Education, and Training Voucher Program, Ohio War Orphans Scholarship.
Cuyahoga Community College scholarships include the Academic Excellence Scholarship, Black American Council Scholarship, Hispanic Council Scholarship.
Military aid includes Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits and the Yellow Ribbon Program.