Lansdale School of Business

290 Wissahickon Avenue, North Wales
PA, 19454-4114
Tel: (215)699-5700
462 students
Private for-profit

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Lansdale School of Business is a private co-educational institution dedicated to offering practical career education in business to promote the occupational competence, professional awareness, and personal growth of its students. Lansdale School of Business assists students in selecting the career paths best suited to their goals and interests.
School Highlights:
Lansdale School of Business serves 462 students (49% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 25%.
Lansdale School of Business is one of 7 community colleges within Montgomery County, PA.
The nearest community college is Montgomery County Community College (3.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Lansdale School of Business Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 462 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 55:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
462 students
1,287 students
Lansdale School of Business Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
226 students
832 students
Lansdale School of Business Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 236 students
1,021 students
Lansdale School of Business Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Lansdale School of Business sch enrollment Lansdale School of Business sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Lansdale School of Business Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Lansdale School of Business Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
7%
12%
Lansdale School of Business Black (2006-2012)
% White
88%
66%
Lansdale School of Business White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Lansdale School of Business sch ethnicity Lansdale School of Business sta ethnicity
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. 0.22 0.45
Lansdale School of Business Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,910 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,910 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,910 $5,845
Lansdale School of Business In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,910 $10,047
Lansdale School of Business Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Lansdale School of Business was founded April 1, 1918, by Walter E. Wireback and Wilbur M. Frantz. Founded to teach courses which would prepare serviceman to re-enter the job force after military service during World War I, the school offered bookkeeping and secretarial skills classes. Although times have changed, LSB's philosophy has remained the same: to prepare students for the rapidly changing world of business. Lansdale School of Business has experienced increasing enrollments since 1918 and has moved several times to accommodate the growing needs of the students and expanding curricula. By updating and adding courses in economics, psychology, business organization, and small business management, the school continued to grow. Lansdale School of Business offers Carrer programs in Allied Health, Business Administration and Computer Technologies. LSB offers Certificate, Diploma, and Associate in Specialized Business degree programs. Lansdale School of Business is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award diploma and associate degrees.

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For Montgomery public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $12,879 per year for in-state students and $14,709 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,819 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Montgomery is 66%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Montgomery 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 0.41, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Montgomery is DeVry University-Pennsylvania. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.