Lackawanna College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

501 Vine Street

Scranton, PA 18509

(570) 961-7814

(877) 346-3552

Fax: (570) 961-7843



Contact: Brian Costanzo

Director of Admissions
Main Address

501 Vine Street

Scranton, PA 18509

(570) 961-7810

www.lackawanna.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,494

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 604

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,322

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Interview required


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Banking/Financial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A

Engineering Technologies

Industrial Technology A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Phlebotomy C
Surgical Technology A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Humanities A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Industrial Electronics A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Lackawanna College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (570) 961-7810
Website: www.lackawanna.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.lackawanna.edu/admissions/apply/
Address: 501 Vine St, Scranton, PA 18509-3206
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,991
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,035 (52% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $16,130
Out-of-state Tuition: $16,130
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 81%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $8,352

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Lackawanna College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lackawanna College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 12
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1132
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 13
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 5112
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 221
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 21
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Natural Resources and Conservation 12
Personal and Culinary Services 31
Psychology 2
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 15527

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Lackawanna College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $16,130
Out-of-state $16,130
Books and supplies $1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 318 81%
Grant or scholarship aid 309 79% $8,352
Student loan aid 309 79% $6,991

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,312 70% $7,043
Federal student loans 1,484 79% $10,856

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Lackawanna College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Lackawanna College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Lackawanna College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,991
Undergraduate enrollment 1,991
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Lackawanna College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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