Lackawanna County Community Colleges

In Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, you can find 6 community colleges serving 4,608 students.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is less than the state average of 27:1.

Lackawanna County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • ScrantonFortis Institute-Scranton
    Private for-profit
    517 Ash Street
    ScrantonPA18509
    364 students
  • DunmoreITT Technical Institute-Dunmore
    Public
    1000 Meade St.- Suite 210
    DunmorePA18512
    (570)330-0600
    215 students
  • ScrantonJohnson College
    Private not-for-profit
    3427 N Main Ave
    ScrantonPA18508
    (570)342-6404
    452 students
  • La PlumeKeystone College
    Private not-for-profit
    One College Green
    La PlumePA18440
    (570)945-8000
    1,683 students
  • ScrantonLackawanna College
    Private, non-profit
    501 Vine St
    ScrantonPA18509
    (570)961-7810
    1,567 students
  • Scranton
    The Commonwealth Medical College
    Private not-for-profit
    525 Pine St
    ScrantonPA18510
    (570)504-7000
    327 students
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Did You Know?
For Lackawanna County, PA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $18,048 per year for in-state students and $18,048 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,437 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Lackawanna County, PA is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Lackawanna County, PA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.43, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Lackawanna County, PA is Lackawanna College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.