Cherokee Center

Labette Community College

Welcome to the LCC Cherokee Center

The Cherokee Center was established by Labette Community College in 2008 to better serve students of southeast Kansas. It is conveniently located on the border of Cherokee and Crawford county at the intersection of US 69 & Hwy 400. LCC offers both general education and developmental courses. Courses include General Education, Elementary Education, Business, History, Math and Psychology in addition to many others. We also offer a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) course every semester. We can enroll you for classes offered by LCC at the main campus, online or at any extension site.

  • 14,000 sq foot, ten acre lot renovated in 2008
  • 7 classrooms, 1 computer lab and student lounge area
  • Vending machine and microwave access
  • Television and study tables in student lounge area
  • Math tutoring (schedule varies by semester)
  • Bookstore services available
  • Cookout with LCC President, Dr. George Knox, each semester

Financial Aid

Spring hours are Thursdays from 1:30 to 4:30 through May 11th. Summer hours will be by appointment. To make an appointment with a Financial Aid Assistant, call 620-820-1226. Visit the Financial Aid page for more information.

Students who need help completing their FAFSA can make an appointment at the Cherokee Center Front Desk.


Placement Testing

For non-traditional students or those who have not taken an ACT test we offer Accuplacer placement testing. The Accuplacer test is an untimed placement test covering reading, english and math. Test scores will be used to place the student in the appropriate level course. View the Student Success Center Placement Testing page for more information.


GED

Download a copy of the GED Test Schedule and view the Student Success Center GED information. If you have questions regarding GED classes please contact Karen Barger, Chief GED Examiner at 1∙888∙522∙3883 ext. 1182.


Dental Assistant Program

The dental assistant program is located at the Cherokee Center. For more information check out the LCC Dental Assistant Program page.

Cherokee Center

7186 NE Hwy 171
Pittsburg, KS | 66762

Phone: (620) 232-5820
Toll Free: (877) 800-1070
Fax: (620) 232-5870

Spring Front Desk Hours

Monday – Thursday:
7:30am to 7:00pm

Friday:
7:30am to 4:30pm

Summer Front Desk Hours

Monday - Thursday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm

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