Johnson College

  • The mission of Johnson college is to provide a foundation of education and skills necessary for specialized employment, career advancement and life long learning.

School Highlights

Johnson College serves 480 students (83% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 108 teachers has grown by 125% over five years.
Johnson College(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty108 staff56 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Johnson College has grown by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The Johnson College diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment480 students477 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:112:1
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# Full-Time Students399 students331 students
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# Part-Time Students81 students146 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
40 students314 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
7%
11%
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% Black
3%
15%
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% White
84%
56%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
3%
11%
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Diversity Score0.290.64
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College Completion Rate
61%
56%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,700$34,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $17,514 is more than the state average of $17,415. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$17,514$17,415
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Tuition Notes2008-09 Academic Yea
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid95%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$13,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Acceptance Rate97%86%
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SAT Reading390455
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SAT Math370470
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Johnson College is a private, two-year college, offering 12 degree programs of study, focuses on providing students with the technical skills and general education needed to succeed in a demanding, industry-driven world. Since its founding in 1918 as a trade school, over the years it has evolved to college status. Its programs remain current as a result of keeping up with ever-changing technology. An experienced, dedicated faculty brings years of industrial experience into the classroom from the world of work. The average student to faculty ratio is 17/1 allowing for a more personalized learning environment. Johnson college is located on the 65-acre campus are classrooms, laboratories, administrative offices, and student housing units. A library, clinic, cafeteria, student center, exercise room, and gymnasium are facilities provided to compliment the students' college experience. Johnson college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Johnson College is Fortis Institute-Scranton (2.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fortis Institute-Scranton
    Private for-profit
    281 students | 2.30 Mi517 Ash Street
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570) 558-1818
    2.30281
  • 564 students | 2.60 Mi525 Pine St
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570) 504-7000
    2.60564
  • Lackawanna College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,991 students | 2.80 Mi501 Vine St
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570) 961-7810
    2.801,991
  • Keystone College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,364 students | 9.60 MiOne College Green
    La Plume, PA 18440
    (570) 945-8000
    9.601,364
  • Fortis Institute-Forty Fort
    Private for-profit
    168 students | 17.10 Mi166 Slocum Street
    Forty Fort, PA 18704
    (570) 288-8400
    17.10168
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