Johnson College

Tel: (570)342-6404
427 students
Private not-for-profit

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The mission of Johnson college is to provide a foundation of education and skills necessary for specialized employment, career advancement and life long learning.
School Highlights:
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Johnson College serves 427 students (94.85% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 41%.
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Johnson College is one of 5 community colleges within Lackawanna County, PA.
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The nearest community college is Fortis Institute-Scranton (2.31 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 45% over five years.
Johnson College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 24 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 427 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 150% over five years.
Total Enrollment 427 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 405 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 22 students
1,017 students
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% Black
5%
12%
% White
73%
57%
% Two or more races
1% 2%
% Unknown races
19%
3%
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. 0.15 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,195 is more than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $17,195 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,195 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,195 $10,252
Total Dormitory Capacity 52 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 77%
89%
Percent Admitted 33%
79%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Johnson College is a private, two-year college, offering 12 degree programs of study, focuses on providing students with the technical skills and general education needed to succeed in a demanding, industry-driven world. Since its founding in 1918 as a trade school, over the years it has evolved to college status. Its programs remain current as a result of keeping up with ever-changing technology. An experienced, dedicated faculty brings years of industrial experience into the classroom from the world of work. The average student to faculty ratio is 17/1 allowing for a more personalized learning environment. Johnson college is located on the 65-acre campus are classrooms, laboratories, administrative offices, and student housing units. A library, clinic, cafeteria, student center, exercise room, and gymnasium are facilities provided to compliment the students' college experience. Johnson college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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    (570)504-7000
    2.91 Mi | 363 students
  • La Plume
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    (570)945-8000
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Did You Know?
Lackawanna, 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 0.49, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Lackawanna, PA is The Commonwealth Medical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.