The Commonwealth Medical College

Tel: (570)504-7000
363 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
The Commonwealth Medical College serves 363 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 25%.
The Commonwealth Medical College is one of 5 community colleges within Lackawanna County County, PA.
The nearest community college is Lackawanna College (0.2 miles away).

School Overview

The Commonwealth Medical College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 36 staff 60 staff

Student Body

The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
363 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 26:1
# Full-Time Students
363 students
816 students
The Commonwealth Medical College sch enrollment The Commonwealth Medical College sta enrollment
% Asian
20%
2%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% Black
7%
12%
% White
61%
57%
% Two or more races
4%
2%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
The Commonwealth Medical College sch ethnicity The Commonwealth Medical College 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. 0.73 0.53
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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 lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Lackawanna, PA is Lackawanna College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.