Luzerne County Community College

Nanticoke, PA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,492
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Two-year, medium // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 38% / 62% (2017)

First generation college students: 54.9% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 10.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.6% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 32.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 14.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 7.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 4.8% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 57.1%
Black: 7.3%
Hispanic: 17.5%
Asian: 1.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 0.7%
Non-resident alien: 0.0%
Unknown race: 15.5%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $13,251
In-State tuition: $5,670
Out-of-State tuition: $14,370

Estimated books and supplies: $2,000 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $6,400 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $40,523 (2017)
Median Family Income: $24,834 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 39.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 30.0%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $11,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $117 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $7,023
$30k-48k $7,763
$48k-75k $10,132
$75k-110k $12,553
$110k+ $13,155

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 94.0% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $11,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $4,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $5,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $5,250 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 66.3% (2015)
@3 year 69.1% (2017)
@5 year 74.4% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 39.3% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 46.1% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $35,871 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $38,427 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 1
Associate's Degree Sociology. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Programming. 3
Associate's Degree Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 8
Associate's Degree Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services. 5 $32,787 ($2,732)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 10
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 23 $20,130 ($1,678)
Associate's Degree Legal Support Services. 6
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 92 $11,750 $105 $30,114 ($2,510)
Associate's Degree Biology, General. 6
Associate's Degree Mathematics. 2
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 10
Associate's Degree Chemistry. 2
Associate's Degree Psychology, General. 15
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 30 $12,000 $86 $26,111 ($2,176) $38,162 ($3,180)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Services, General. 6
Associate's Degree Human Services, General. 10
Associate's Degree Social Work. 2
Associate's Degree Social Sciences, General. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical and Power Transmission Installers. 5
Associate's Degree Electrical and Power Transmission Installers. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 1
Associate's Degree Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Plumbing and Related Water Supply Services. 4
Associate's Degree Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 13
Associate's Degree Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 8
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 8
Associate's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 10
Associate's Degree Journalism. 3
Associate's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 2
Associate's Degree Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 10
Associate's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 13
Associate's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 2
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 8
Associate's Degree Education, General. 2
Associate's Degree Teaching Assistants/Aides. 1
Associate's Degree Engineering, General. 1
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 1
Associate's Degree Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians. 2
Associate's Degree Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 7
Associate's Degree Air Transportation. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 1
Associate's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 29 $21,643 ($1,804)
Associate's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 2
Associate's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 9
Associate's Degree Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 18 $14,750 $133 $40,439 ($3,370) $38,179 ($3,182)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 5
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 14 $33,100 ($2,758) $32,368 ($2,697)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 11
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 34 $17,741 $146 $49,801 ($4,150) $61,228 ($5,102)
Associate's Degree Health/Medical Preparatory Programs. 1
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 92 $25,310 $180 $69,832 ($5,819) $64,410 ($5,368)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business/Commerce, General. 2
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 43 $10,750 $96 $34,401 ($2,867)
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 20 $10,000
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 16
Associate's Degree Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 7
Associate's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 10
Associate's Degree History. 1


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $61,434
Full time faculty: 34%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year: $835,067 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $1,066,544 (2022)