who we are.
Welcome to Sinclair!
Sinclair has led the way in providing high-quality, affordable education and custom training for more than 130 years. Known as one of the TOP COMMUNITY COLLEGES IN THE NATION, Sinclair is home to national award-winning faculty and staff who serve over 30,000 individual students each year. Offering more than 240 different degree and certificate programs, Sinclair has awarded MORE CREDENTIALS THAN ANY OTHER COMMUNITY COLLEGE in the state of Ohio over the last five years.
WELCOME TO YOUR FUTURE, WELCOME TO SINCLAIR!
What is Sinclair all about? Sinclair is all about your learning experience. Your Sinclair learning experience is shaped by our commitment to you, the student. Sinclair is a place you can believe in while you get your education.
Consistently ranked among the top community colleges in America
The lowest tuition rate in the state for Montgomery County residents
Course schedules and options, including online, will match your lifestyle
Founded in 1887, Sinclair has been a leader in the region for 131 years
Credits easily transfer to four-year colleges and universities in Ohio and elsewhere
Graduate with the right skills to succeed in today's high demand jobs
Number of different degree and certificate programs offered
Classes available in flexible online format to fit your schedule
Degrees and certificates awarded in academic year 2017-18
Sinclair currently has 5 locations in Dayton, Centerville, Englewood, Huber Heights and Mason, and is one of the largest providers of online education in Ohio
Student to faculty ratio
University transfer agreements that make it easy to transfer for advanced study
Typical number of students who transfer annually
Sinclair graduates rating the overall quality of Sinclair as good to excellent
Founded in 1887, Sinclair is America's oldest continuously operating community college
Building Our Region's
Sinclair's student-centered education helps build the region's workforce by providing quality education and real-world experience for our students. Sinclair's programs of study are aligned with growing, high demand fields to give our students the best opportunities to transfer their education into good jobs.
Sinclair partners with hundreds of employers each year to provide internships and learning opportunities for Sinclair students. The Sinclair Internship Program has proven to be a valuable resource to area employers both before and after graduation. In fact, over 2,000 STUDENTS participated in 2017- 2018 alone! Many employers consider participation in Sinclair's Internship Program a long-term investment in their success, as well as a vehicle to retain local talent in the Miami Valley Region.
Krissy Strode's Story
Krissy Strode is a Sinclair graduate who studied Electronics Engineering Technology. A week after graduation, she started a co-op at a local business who is a contract manufacturer for the aerospace and defense industry and was hired as a full-time test engineer within months. Sinclair provided her a pathway to not only get her degree but also be placed in the workforce.