Lackawanna College : Profile

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501 Vine St
Scranton, PA 18509-3206
(570) 961-7810
Location: Mid East
Calendar: Semester

Get a snapshot of Lackawanna College with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

Mission LC tower close upLackawanna College is an accredited, private, non-profit educational institution providing opportunities for career and personal development within selected associate degree, certificate and continuing education programs. Committed to an open admissions policy, Lackawanna College distinguishes itself by offering higher education opportunities to all persons who seek to improve their lives regardless of their socio-economic status, past achievements, gender, national origin, age, race, color or creed. In doing so, the College recognizes its responsibility to maintain a comprehensive program of services to support students aspiring to transfer to four-year institutions, seek employment, upgrade their job-skills or develop professionally. With an emphasis on academic excellence, Lackawanna College introduces its students to bodies of knowledge and career/life skills that will help them to live, learn and work in an informed society. Students can expect to improve their ability to learn effectively, seek and gather information, communicate both orally and in writing, apply computer technology, work interdependently, gain practical work experience, think critically, make informed decisions, solve problems, become self-directed, understand the need for community service, and appreciate the historical, political, economic, scientific, social and culturally diverse contexts of the world in which they live.

School Characteristics

Student Population
Private not-for-profit University
Private not-for-profit
$10,075 per year

Length of Study: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Religious Affiliation: None

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: GPA Unavailable
Average ACT: Not Available
Average SAT: Not Available

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 1,502
Retention Rate: 60%
Graduation Rate: Not Available

School Accreditation

National: No

Regional: Not Available
Federal: No

Male / Female Enrollment


Total Enrollment


School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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