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Luzerne County Community College is a public institution located in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania. Nanticoke is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

121 Undergraduate Degrees

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Luzerne County Community College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Luzerne County Community College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#87 Best Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Luzerne County Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#141 Best Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#157 Most Popular Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Luzerne County Community College?

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Contact details for Luzerne County Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 521 Trailblazer Drive, Nanticoke, PA 18634
Phone: 570-740-0200
Website: www.luzerne.edu

How Do I Get Into Luzerne County Community College?

You can apply to Luzerne County Community College online at: https://www.luzerne.edu/admissionsapp/

Since Luzerne County Community College has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford Luzerne County Community College?

42% Take Out Loans
11.5% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Luzerne County Community College, approximately 42% of students took out student loans averaging $3,835 a year. That adds up to $15,340 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Luzerne County Community College is 11.5%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Luzerne County Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,579 Full-Time Undergraduates
59% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 4,454 undergraduate students at Luzerne County Community College, with 1,579 being full-time and 2,875 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 1,579 full-time undergraduates at Luzerne County Community College, 41% are male and 59% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Luzerne County Community College students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 24
Black or African American 82
Hispanic or Latino 268
White 921
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 284

Over 6 countries are represented at Luzerne County Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, India, and China.

Online Learning at Luzerne County Community College

1,342 Took All Classes Online
4,097 Took At Least One Class Online
34.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 4,097 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Luzerne County Community College has changed over the last few years.

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Online Growth Rankings of Luzerne County Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Luzerne County Community College was 34.6%. This is the #532 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Luzerne County Community College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Luzerne County Community College Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 121 121
TOTAL 121 121

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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