18509 Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in 18509, Scranton, Pennsylvania, serving 1,875 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is less than the state average of 25:1.

18509, PA Community Colleges (2020)

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

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

    1,490 students
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