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    Lackawanna College

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    Lackawanna 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. Lackawanna has five locations in Northeast Pennsylvania, including our main campus in Scranton and our satellite centers in Hawley, Hazleton, New Milford and Towanda.

    Unless otherwise indicated, all information provided below is reflective of the most recent (2012) U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) reporting.

    Lackawanna College Facts & Figures

    Type: Private, two-year
    Motto: Spes Sibi Quisque (“Let each be a hope unto himself”)
    Established: 1894
    Main campus location: Scranton, Pennsylvania
    Satellite locations: New Milford, Hawley, Towanda and Hazleton

    Lackawannna Enrollment 2012-13

    Total Enrollment: 1,522
    First-time Freshmen: 478
    Non-Credit Students: 220

    Average GPA & Honors 2012-13

    Average GPA: 2.84
    President’s List: 125
    Dean’s List: 323
    2012 Graduates (with Honors): 379 (51)

    Academics

    Average Class Size: 14
    Student/Faculty Ratio: 16:1
    Full-time Faculty Members: 34

    30 Academic Majors and Programs in 6 Divisions:
    • Applied Technologies
    • Business
    • Health Care Services
    • Humanities
    • Math, Natural Sciences & Computer Information
    • Social Science

    Costs

    Undergraduate tuition per semester (full-time): $6,490
    Cost per undergraduate credit: $450
    Room and Board: $4,100

    Financial Aid

    Average financial aid package (full-time): $9,698
    Average financial aid package (part-time): $6,515
    Percent of Students Receiving Aid: 99%

    Athletics

    Nickname: Falcons
    Division: NJCAA Region XIX
    Football Conference: Northeast Football Conference
    Student-athletes: 140
    Men’s sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Football, Golf
    Women’s sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball

    Student Services & Activities

    Business & Networking

    • Marketing Club
    • Phi Beta Lambda

    Cultures & Community

    • Creative Arts Club
    • Culinary and Hospitality Club
    • “The Answer” Prayer and Bible Study Group

    Education & Training

    • New Milford Students

    Entertainment

    • Programming Board

    Health & Wellness

    • Student Education Awareness Team (S.E.A.T.)
    • Women’s Work-out Club

    Hobbies

    • Strategic Gaming Club
    • Photography Club

    Recreation & Sports

    • Step Team
    • Intra-mural Athletics

    Student Leadership

    • Community Service and Volunteer Programs
    • Student Government Association
    • Towanda Student Council

    Other

    • AA Meeting
    • Lackawanna College Veterans In Action (LCVIA)
    • P.R.I.D.E. (Peace, Respect, Inclusion, Dignity, Equality)