Luzerne County Community Colleges

There are 2 community colleges in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, serving 6,235 students.
The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 78% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 25:1.

Luzerne County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Fortis Institute-Forty Fort
    Pivate, for profit
    166 Slocum Street
    Forty Fort PA  18704
    (570)288-8400

    186 students
  • 1333 South Prospect Street
    Nanticoke PA  18634
    (570)740-0200

    6,049 students
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