1,604
Students
Financial aid thermometer
9,537
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Lackawanna College is a 2-year institution located in Scranton, PA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 501 Vine Street
Scranton, PA  18509
United States
Contact Mr. Eddie Perry
Admissions Advisor
Email: perrye@lackawanna.edu
Phone: 570-961-7889

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Administrative Assistant And Secretarial Science Checkmark
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Medical Administrative Assistant And Medical Secretary Checkmark
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,604
Enrolled

Applying

35
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

14,850
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Fees

810
Full-time student fees
10,300
Room & board
6,500
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

9,537
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,715
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
1,089
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,247
Avg. Loan Aid
4,882
Avg. Grant Aid
7,272
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
98% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
47%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
4%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,604
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.22%
Black or African American 15.96%
White or Caucasian 60.72%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.37%
Asian 1.31%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.12%
Two or more races 1.62%
Other 8.23%

Gender

Male (51.5%)
Female (48.5%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming Activities, Spring Fling and College/Career Fair

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
More
Phi Theta Kappa, Phi Beta Lambda
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, V.O.L.C. (Volunteers of Lackawanna College), Falcon Ambassador Board (FAB), COMMunity Club and Pineapple Club (Hospitality & Culinary Club)

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
patrols by college liaison staff

Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
Basketball No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
Tennis No No No
Volleyball No No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
Basketball No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Tennis No Checkmark Checkmark
Volleyball No Checkmark Checkmark
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

172
Total Faculty
16:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 29
Part-time - 143