Luzerne County Community Colleges

There are 2 community colleges in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, serving 6,603 students.
For Pennsylvania community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $11,793 per year for in-state students and $14,389 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,000 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 77% (view national acceptance rates).
Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity score of 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 27:1.

Luzerne County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Fortis Institute-Forty Fort
    Private for-profit
    228 students166 Slocum Street
    Forty FortPA 18704
    (570)288-8400
    228
  • 6,375 students1333 South Prospect Street
    NanticokePA 18634
    (570)740-0200
    6,375
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