Cuyahoga Community College is a community college in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, and was founded in 1963. It is known as Ohio's first community college and is the oldest and largest public community college within the state of Ohio., Tri-C schedules on the semester basis, and offers over 1,000 courses in associate degree programs through traditional classroom settings as well as distance learning services and its flagship offering known as Cable College. Cable College has offered classes live through the Cleveland area cable companies since the early 1990s. The institution promotes academic advancement through transfer articulation agreements with four-year colleges and universities. Tri-C is accredited through the Higher Learning Commission., Tri-C ranks at number 1 in the state of Ohio and 25th in the nation, in providing associate degrees of all disciplines.