The Commonwealth Medical College

Tel: (570)504-7000
363 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
The Commonwealth Medical College serves 363 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 42%.
The Commonwealth Medical College is one of 5 community colleges within Lackawanna County, PA.
The nearest community college is Lackawanna College (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College The Commonwealth Medical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 36 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 363 teachers has grown by 114% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 128% over five years.
Total Enrollment 363 students 1,296 students
The Commonwealth Medical College Total Enrollment (2010-2013)
# Full-Time Students 363 students
810 students
The Commonwealth Medical College Full-Time Students (2010-2013)
The Commonwealth Medical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
The Commonwealth Medical College Asian (2009-2013)
% Hispanic
The Commonwealth Medical College Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
The Commonwealth Medical College Black (2009-2013)
% White
The Commonwealth Medical College White (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
The Commonwealth Medical College More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
The Commonwealth Medical College Unknown (2009-2013)
The Commonwealth Medical College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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
The Commonwealth Medical College Diversity Score (2009-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

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  • Fortis Institute-Scranton
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    413 students | 0.60 Mi517 Ash Street
    Scranton, PA 18509
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  • Johnson College
    Private not-for-profit
    427 students | 2.90 Mi3427 N Main Ave
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  • 1,595 students | 11.40 MiOne College Green
    La Plume, PA 18440
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Did You Know?
Lackawanna County, 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 0.52. The most diverse community college in Lackawanna County, PA is The Commonwealth Medical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.