Lorain County Community College Catalog

One-Year Technical Certificate

Certificates are awarded to students who complete an approved certificate program of not less than 30 semester credit hours, exclusive of college preparatory courses, with a 2.0 GPA or higher in all graded coursework. See the Curriculum Guides for individual certificate program requirements. One-year technicalcertificates/certificate of proficiency programs offered are:

Allied Health and Nursing

  • Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic #2-3-005
  • Medical Assisting
  • Practical Nursing

Arts and Humanities

  • Journalism-Public Relations in Advertising Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Office Assistant
  • Word/Information Processing

Engineering Technologies

  • Computer Aided Design Operator
  • Computer Applications Integration Specialist
  • Computer and Digital Forensics
  • Computer Maintenance and Networking
  • Computer Aided Machining Operator
  • Digital Forensics for Law Enforcement
  • Electronic Engineering Technology
  • Information Systems Support
  • Mechatronics Technology: Micro-Electromechanical Systems


  • Quality Control
  • Residential Building and Renovation
  • Solar Technology
  • Welding Operator
  • Wind Turbine

Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Student Life

  • Personal Trainer

Social Sciences and Human Services

  • Police Science
  • Public Administration