Student Successes and Community Connections are

Who We Are

Make Your Breakthrough

SINCE 1887

We've been helping students break into careeers they love.

We've seen firsthand how a college education transforms lives, and we're determined to make a way for everyone who wants a shot. We've built a reputation for breaking new ground.

Now is your chance to do the same.

As one of the oldest and largest community colleges in the nation, chances are you've heard of Sinclair Community College. We're proud to call Southwest Ohio home and to have helped countless students like you breathe life into their dreams.

Redefining Higher Education

Reimagine your future

Ever worry about feeling like "a number" at a large college campus? Then you're in the right place. Sinclair is your chance to be a part of something bigger — offering the personal scale you want paired with top-quality academic programs that rival any college.

Masters of Efficiency

You're ready to bridge the gap between where you are today and where you want to go next. Our course offerings help you get there quickly and strategically — no hoop-jumping required.

Career-focused Thinkers

If you're like most students, you want to know your college education means something at the end of the day. We get you. Our programs focus on practical application and building skills for the jobs available in your community and far beyond.

Students of Life

Curious students thrive here. With classmates of all ages and backgrounds, you'll learn to layer perspectives and insights from textbooks, professors, and your peers, so you come out with a richer educational experience.

Flexible Multi-taskers

Life can pull you in a lot of directions. Our full-time and part-time academic programs flex in whatever way you need. Attend classes in person at one of our five locations, online, or a little bit of both.

"I chose Sinclair because I received a scholarship and it is one of the top community colleges in the country. I continued because the flexibility of online classes helped me understand the coursework better and allowed me to work full-time which offered some amazing opportunities." Sydney, Liberal Arts

Break New Ground

Fast Facts

Vocational Training Program in the Nation

Best Online
Community College in Ohio

Nursing Program in Ohio

Dayton Region's
Workforce Development Program

Diversity Champion
Award Winner

Sinclair's Tuition is Among the Very
in Ohio

More Than
Degree and Certificate Programs

Transfer Agreements with Colleges Nationwide

Bachelor's Degrees in 2021

More Than
Students Attend Sinclair Each Year