Luzerne County Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 43%

Luzerne County Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)5,3602,0953,265

1,434 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

489 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Luzerne County Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Luzerne County Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Luzerne County Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$7,620$11,430
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,680$2,010
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$254$381

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs246246
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services113113
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities9191
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences4949
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians4545
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4343
Precision Production3232
Visual and Performing Arts2929
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2929
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2626
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2222
Personal and Culinary Services1818
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1818
Construction Trades1515
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1414
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1111
Social Sciences1111
Biological and Biomedical Sciences77
Legal Professions and Studies66
Physical Sciences33
Mathematics and Statistics22
English Language and Literature & Letters11
Transportation and Materials Moving
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Grand Total851851

A total of 851 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Luzerne County Community College.

Graduation rate18%20%15%
  • Full-time retention rate - 50%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff435
Instructional FTE219
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address1333 South Prospect Street
Nanticoke, Pennsylvania, 18634-3899
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population10,000