Luzerne County Community College

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General Information
Description of AgencyPublic two-year college offering associate degree, certificate, and diploma programs.
Provide a foundation of core knowledge and skills
Develop contributing and culturally competent members of society
Guide the learner in pursuit of educational and career goals
Design a quality educational experience accessible for all learners
Develop partnerships within the community to contribute to the economic, technological and social advancement of the region
MissionLuzerne County Community College provides excellence in education, fosters student success in achievement of goals, and positively impacts Luzerne County and the surrounding Northeastern Pennsylvania region.
HistoryFounded in 1966 under the sponsorship of the Luzerne County Board of Commissioners and guided by a fifteen member Board of Trustees.
Geographic AreaLuzerne County
Public TransportationLCTA bus
Intake ProcedureContact admissions office, visit campus
Intake RequirementsFor admission must complete a LCCC Application for Admission, submit your official transcripts from high school (or GED scores) & any other colleges or universities.
Funded ByLuzerne County
Licensed ByAccredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680, (215)-662-5606.
Agency TypeCounty
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsResidents of Luzerne County
EligibilityLCCC has an "Open Admissions" policy. Students who have obtained a high school diploma or graduate equivalency diploma (GED) will be accepted to the college. Students whose academic record and personal qualification indicate potential for success will also be considered for admission on an individual basis. Open admissions does not guarantee acceptance to selective Health Science Programs.
Hours of OperationWeekdays 8a, to 5pm
Contact Information
Contact's PositionAdmissions Office
Contact's Phone800-377-5222
Physical Site Address 11333 South Prospect Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipNanticoke, PA 18634-3899
Mailing Address 11333 S. Prospect Street
Mailing City, State, ZipNanticoke, PA 18634-3899
Main Phone800-377-5222
Hotline Phone800-377-5222
Director Information
Director's NameThomas P. Leary
Director's PositionPresident
Director's Phone800-377-5222
Additional Information
Type of Update Sente-mail
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Luzerne County Community College
Affiliated Programs: Adult Learners' Training and Assistance Program (ALTA)
Benco Dental Clinic - LCCC Nanticoke
LCCC Hazleton Learning Center
LCCC - Wilkes-Barre Learning Center
Luzerne County Community College - Main Campus - Nanticoke
Affiliated Services: Benco Dental Clinic - LCCC
English as a Secondary Language (ESL) - LCCC - Haz Learning Center
English as a Secondary Language (ESL) - LCCC - WB Learning Center
Family Literacy - ALTA LCCC
GED Preparation - LCCC Hazleton Learning Center
GED Preparation - LCCC Nanticoke
GED Preparation - LCCC WB Learning Center
Life and Work Skills for Literacy and Beginning ABE/ESL - ALTA LCCC
Luzerne County Community College - Nanticoke Campus