The Commonwealth Medical College

Tel: (570)504-7000
409 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights
The Commonwealth Medical College serves 409 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the state average of 36%.
The Commonwealth Medical College is one of 6 community colleges within Lackawanna County, PA.
The nearest community college is Lackawanna College (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College The Commonwealth Medical College (PA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Private for-profit
Total Faculty 41 staff 24 staff

Student Body

The student population of 409 has grown by 142% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has grown by 68% over five years.
Total Enrollment 409 students 371 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 10:1 24:1
# Full-Time Students 409 students 341 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
20%
2%
% Hispanic
7%
6%
% Black
3%
13%
% White
64%
64%
% Two or more races
4%
1%
% Unknown races
1%
14%
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. 0.54 0.55
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Lackawanna College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,490 students | 0.20 Mi501 Vine St
    Scranton PA 18509
    (570)961-7810
    0.201,490
  • Fortis Institute-Scranton
    Private for-profit
    385 students | 0.60 Mi517 Ash Street
    Scranton PA 18509
    (570)558-1818
    0.60385
  • 171 students | 2.10 Mi1000 Meade St.- Suite 210
    Dunmore PA 18512
    (570)330-0600
    2.10171
  • Johnson College
    Private not-for-profit
    455 students | 2.90 Mi3427 N Main Ave
    Scranton PA 18508
    (570)342-6404
    2.90455
  • Keystone College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,484 students | 11.40 MiOne College Green
    La Plume PA 18440
    (570)945-8000
    11.401,484
Did You Know?
For Lackawanna County, PA private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,359 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Lackawanna County, PA is The Commonwealth Medical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.