Encore 55+ Adult Programs
For more than 40 years, Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) has been a premier provider of education to individuals 55 and older. Based on the concept of providing adult education within an academic environment, Encore holds to an educational standard that recognizes the intellectual interests of 55+ students. To enhance learning opportunities and community engagement, Tri-C offers both on- and off-campus experiences. The learning possibilities are endless through Encore Campus Fridays and the Neighborhood Scholars programs.
Please note, the classes in the Encore 55+ Adult Programs are not eligible for Program 60.
Upcoming Program Dates
Fall 2017: September 22 - November 3, 2017
Winter: January 26 – March 9, 2018
Spring: March 23 – April 27, 2018
Summer 2018 (Tentative): July 13 – August 3, 2018
Fall 2018: September 21 – November 2, 2018
Choose your program
Encore Cleveland Foods and Tours
Enjoy the richness of Greater Cleveland through its foods. Explore different restaurants for lunch; a brief presentation regarding each restaurant's culture or history; and a tour (may vary depending upon location) for a low price of $25. Additional fees may be added depending upon location.
Encore Campus Fridays
Encore Campus Fridays is a leading adult education program for individuals 55 and older in Greater Cleveland. Students choose from a vast and diverse set of both old and new courses each session (Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer). Outstanding instructors include Tri-C staff, retired educators and professionals from education, the arts, business, and health and wellness. Encore Campus Fridays allows students to take up to seven weeks of Friday courses per session for one low registration fee.
Encore 55+ Adult Education’s Neighborhood Scholars program, made possible in cooperation with community partners, is held at Corporate College® East in Warrensville Heights, Corporate College® West in Westlake, Brunswick University Center and other locations across Greater Cleveland.