Harrisburg Area Community College-Lancaster

1641 Old Philadelphia Pike
Lancaster, PA 17602-0000
Tel: (717)293-5000
  • HACC's Lancaster Campus offers a variety of concurrent enrollment programs for qualified high school students. Concurrent enrollment high school programs offer courses that award both college credit and high school credit, so taking a college course may count towards high school graduation. Students may choose to take courses on a HACC campus through the HACCVantage. Or they may take HACC courses at their high school, if available, through the College in the High School program.
School Highlights
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Lancaster serves 4,952 students
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 37%.
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Lancaster is one of 5 community colleges within Lancaster County, PA.
  • The nearest community college is Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology (1.10 miles away).

School Overview

    Harrisburg Area Community College-Lancaster(PA) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationAssociates--Public Urban-serving MulticaBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelAt least 2 years but < 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
    Institution ControlPublicPrivate, for profit

    Student Body

    • The student population of 4,952 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    Total Enrollment4,952 students571 students
    Harrisburg Area Community College-Lancaster Total Enrollment (2014-2016)
    % Unknown races
    100%
    10%
    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.0.000.57
    Harrisburg Area Community College-Lancaster Diversity Score (2014-2016)

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid72%94%
      Harrisburg Area Community College-Lancaster % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2014-2016)
      Median Debt for Graduates-$13,000
      Median Debt for Dropouts-$6,246
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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