Lehigh Carbon Community College

4525 Education Park Dr
Schnecksville, PA 18078-2598
Tel: (610)799-2121
6,320 students
Public institution

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Lehigh Carbon Community College serves 6,320 students (39.95% 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 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 41%.
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Lehigh Carbon Community College is one of 5 community colleges within Lehigh County, PA.
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The nearest community college is Lincoln Technical Institute-Allentown (5.42 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 452 teachers has grown by 117% over five years.
Lehigh Carbon Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 452 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 6,320 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 35:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 30% over five years.
Total Enrollment 6,320 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 2,525 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 4,254 students
1,017 students
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
13%
7%
% Black
7%
12%
% White
63%
57%
% Two or more races
4%
2%
% Unknown races
21%
3%
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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. 0.35 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,800 is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has declined by 35% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,340 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,800 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,340 $10,252

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Golf, Soccer,
Softball, Volleyball,
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded in 1966, Lehigh Carbon Community College serves nearly 7,000 students from Lehigh, Carbon, Schuylkill and surrounding counties offering more than 90 programs of study including healthcare, information technology, criminal justice, education and business administration. From the main campus in Schnecksville and modern sites in Allentown, Tamaqua, Jim Thorpe and Lehigh Valley International Airport, Lehigh Carbon offers two-year associate degrees, certificate and specialized diploma programs, and workforce training for students studying either full-time, part-time or online.

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Lehigh, 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 Lehigh, PA is Pennsylvania School of Business. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.