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Luzerne County Community College

Nanticoke, Pennsylvania
  • Public
    2 year
  • 6,579
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:19
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 6%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $7,875
    Avg. Financial Aid
Luzerne County Community College provides excellence in education, fosters student success in achievement of goals, and positively impacts Luzerne County and the surrounding Northeastern Pennsylvania region. Institutional Goals: Provide a foundation of core knowledge and skills Develop contributing and culturally competent members of society Guide the learner in pursuit of educational and career goals Design a quality educational experience accessible for all learners Develop partnerships within the community to contribute to the economic, technological and social advancement of the region
Over 2,000 courses transfer into Luzerne County Community College
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Founded 1967
Total Faculty 112
Full-Time Undergraduate 3,335
Part-Time Undergraduate 3,244
Transfer Students 380
Programs 111 Programs
Courses 638 Courses
Transfer Agreements 182 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 2,465 incoming Equivalencies
6,899 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $6,810
Out-of-State Tuition $10,020
Books and Supplies $1,500
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 23%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $4,250
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 46%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $3,625

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:
    Yes, Luzerne County Community College accepts transfers
  • Transfer Applications Received:
    Varies each semester
  • Percentage Accepted:
    Varies each semester
  • Transfer Applicants Enrolled:
    Varies each semester
  • View Agreements:

Transfer Application Requirements

Transfer Credit Policy

Information for Transfer Out Students

  • Number of Transferring:
  • Transfer Agreements:
    LCCC has formal transfer agreements with more than 41 colleges and universities. LCCC students transfer to colleges and universities throughout northeastern Pennsylvania.
  • View Transfer Agreements:
  • Special Programs:
    Dual Enrollment programs

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Luzerne County Community College

1333 S Prospect St
Nanticoke, Pennsylvania 18634
United States
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Transfer Admission Contact:
Ed Hennigan
Director of Admissions, Admissions
Transfer Services Contact:
Janine Kelley
Director of Counseling and Student Support Services, Student Support Services
International Admissions Contact:
Jim Domzalski
Director of Enrollment Management, Admissions
Athletic Director Contact:
Kristen Corcoran
Director of Student Activities & Athletics, Student Support Services

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Wilkes-Barre Center
2 Public Square
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Luzerne County
Berwick Center
107 South Market St
Berwick, PA 18603
Hazleton Center
100 West Broad Street, Suite 108
Hazleton, PA 18201
Luzerne County
Northumberland Regional Higher Education Center
2 East Arch Street
Shamokin, PA 17872
Northumberland County
Greater Susquehanna Center
1100 Main Street
Watsontown, PA 17777
Pittston Center
13 S. Main St.
Pittston, PA 18640
Last updated on 5/23/2022 by AcademyOne.