Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) offers a variety of affordable and convenient community education courses for all ages. Offered in person and virtually, these noncredit courses are designed to promote individual development and improve one's overall quality of life.

Community Education

Tri-C offers opportunities for personal development through a variety of noncredit courses in culinary arts, digital photography, event planning and other general interest topics. Learn more about our community education courses.

Encore 55+ Learning

Tri-C has been a premier provider of education to individuals 55 and older for more than 45 years. Encore holds to an educational standard that recognizes the intellectual interests of older students and offers a variety of on- and off-campus experiences. The learning possibilities are endless through Encore On-the-Go, Encore Campus Fridays and the Neighborhood Scholars programs.

Encore 55+ Learning courses are not eligible for Program 60.

Encore On-the-Go

Encore On-the-Go is a virtual program that allows participants to experience multiple courses on a variety of topics such as the arts, business, health and wellness from the comfort of their own home through WebEx. Instructors include Tri-C faculty, retired educators and professionals. All you need is internet access and a mobile device to enjoy Encore On-the-Go!

Encore Campus Fridays

With Encore Campus Fridays, participants can take multiple courses for one low registration fee. Three seven-week sessions take place at Tri-C's Eastern and Western campuses. Not interested in taking multiple courses for one low fee? We also offer a la carte pricing.

Neighborhood Scholars

In cooperation with community partners, Encore presents opportunities for personal enrichment virtually and at locations throughout Greater Cleveland. Courses include the Cleveland Museum of Art series, Places of Worship Tours, CanalWay Tours and more!

Youth Programs and Summer Camps

Whether your child is a young performer or a budding engineer, Tri-C's youth programs and summer camps will help them discover their passions and talents. Learn more about our youth programs.