About the Hazleton Center
With a center directly located in the city of Hazleton, Lackawanna College is able to directly offer educational opportunities to residents of the Greater Hazleton area including portions of Luzerne, Carbon, Schuylkill and Columbia counties.
Academic degrees that can be completed in Hazleton are:
Students can also begin several degree programs in Hazleton and complete their requirements in Scranton. Those majors include:
- Cardiac Sonography
- Communication Arts
- Computer Information Systems
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography
- Early Childhood Education
- Emergency Medical Services
- Environmental Science
- Vascular Technology
Complete your GED
Lackawanna College will offer GED classes and testing opportunities for students in August 2016. Students who successfully complete their GED requirements with Lackawanna College will have their application fee waived in order to continue their studies.
Students may also pursue training as a phlebotomy technician through Lackawanna College’s Continuing Education department in Hazleton.
- Certified Nurse Aide
- Community Health Liaison
- Microsoft Office Specialist Certification
- Plebotomy Technician (PDF)
In additional to traditional degree programs and Continuing Education courses focused on job training and personal enrichment, the Hazleton Center is also home to the second campus of the Lackawanna College Police Academy.