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Education

Moving Westlake Forward Our schools are working hard every day to prepare students for their futures, and a key component of that process involves understanding where our community and the global community is heading. Staying on top of global workforce and higher education changes is complicated, and

we subscribe to the notion that “it takes a village.” To that end, a strategic planning committee comprised of Westlake leaders from business, civic, higher education and clergy, along with parents and school officials, helped set

the course for our schools for the next three to five years. The group expanded on the work completed by the original 20/20 Vision Committee. The Strategic Planning Committee reviewed academic and community research; discussed global and

Tri-C ... Where Futures Begin ®

The Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®)

Westshore Campus is committed to meeting the educational needs of the residents of the Westshore communities. The campus provides College Credit Plus courses for high school students, certificates, two-year degrees and transfer opportunities for students in STEM, health careers, business and liberal arts. Students save thousands of dollars by completing the first two years of college at Tri-C because the tuition is about a third of the cost of tuition at a four-year institution. Community colleges are a great option for students with families, full-time jobs and outside responsibilities – saving time and money as you continue your educational journey. In the past five years, 35,000 students have transferred from Tri-C to four-year universities. The Westshore Campus has a variety of courses for both transfer as well as to earn a degree or certificate. Courses are offered in nursing, business, IT, science, pre-engineering, emergency medical technology, English as a Second Language, and many more.

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For more information on registration or for a campus tour, call 216987-3885 or visit us online at www.tri-c.edu/westshore. See ad on back cover.

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