Lackawanna County Community Colleges

  • There are 4 community colleges in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, serving 2,501 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 78% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 20:1.

Lackawanna County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Fortis Institute-Scranton
    Pivate, for profit
    517 Ash Street
    Scranton PA  18509
    (570)558-1818

    385 students
  • 1000 Meade St.- Suite 210
    Dunmore PA  18512
    (570)330-0600

    171 students
  • 3427 N Main Ave
    Scranton PA  18508
    (570)342-6404

    455 students
  • Lackawanna College
    Private, non-profit
    501 Vine St
    Scranton PA  18509
    (570)961-7810

    1,490 students
Recent Articles
May 19, 2017
We’ll report on the Benefits Access for College Completion Initiative, which will connect low-income community college students to much-needed public benefits for the purpose of improving college completion rates.
May 19, 2017
We analyze some of the ways in which community colleges have changed and improved over the years, from online classes to new degree programs.
May 19, 2017
We explore the various ways students can take full advantage of learning opportunities at community colleges today, from high school programs to worker retraining and transfer agreements.