Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon

  • At Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon, students take advantage of free tutoring and academic skills building workshops; one-on-one career counseling and academic advising; on-site and on-line library services; job search preparation workshops and internships opportunities; opportunities for leaderships and service through student government, student clubs and volunteerism; small classrooms with faculty who care.
School Highlights
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon serves 1,269 students
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon is the only community colleges within Lebanon County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon is Kaplan Career Institute-Harrisburg (20.1 miles away).

Top Placements

Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon places among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

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

    Student Body

    • The student population of Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon 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 Enrollment1,269 students618 students
    This chart display the total enrollment of Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon and community college average number of enrollment of PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    % Unknown races
    100%
    10%
    Diversity Score0.000.57
    This chart display the diversity score of Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon and the community college average diversity score of PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%94%
      This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Harrisburg Area Community College-Lebanon and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
      Median Debt for Graduates--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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