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:2-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://portal.lackawanna.edu/ICS/Admissions/Admissions_Homepage.jnz?portlet=Apply_to_Lackawanna&screen=Begin//af6bf7fc-c888-46ae-8bfe-881ebe27c72d&sc
Address:501 Vine St, Scranton, PA 18509-3206
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,489
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,054 (71% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$14,580
Out-of-state Tuition:$14,580
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:94%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,391

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Lackawanna College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lackawanna College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services7
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs15
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Personal and Culinary Services1
Psychology1
Grand total426

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Lackawanna College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$14,580
Out-of-state$14,580
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid32794%
Grant or scholarship aid32493%$7,391
Student loan aid32092%$6,951

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,08167%$6,517
Federal student loans1,14471%$7,915

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.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment1,489
Undergraduate enrollment1,489
Graduate enrollment0

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 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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