Lackawanna College

114 reviews
  1. Scranton, PA
  2. 2 Year
NG
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    NG
  2. Value
    NG
  3. Diversity
    NG
  4. Campus
    NG
  5. Athletics
    NG
  6. Party Scene
    NG
  7. Professors
    NG
  8. Location
    NG
  9. Dorms
    NG
  10. Campus Food
    NG
  11. Student Life
    NG
  12. Safety
    NG
Lackawanna College is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division II
Athletic Conference
Data not available
Address
501 Vine St
Scranton, PA 18509

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
Data not available
ACT Range
Data not available
Application Fee
$35
SAT/ACT
Data not available
High School GPA
Data not available

Cost

Net Price
$15,549/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $15,090/ year
  • $30-48k
    $16,104/ year
  • $49-75k
    $19,209/ year
  • $76-110k
    $21,831/ year
  • $110k+
    $22,447/ year

Academics

Professors
NG
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
62%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.13 responses
77%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.13 responses
77%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.13 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,127Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
18%
Pell Grant
71%
Varsity Athletes
17%
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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
48%
Day Care Services
No
64%
of students highly rate the athletics/recreation facilities.14 responses
36%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.14 responses
0%
of students highly rate the performing arts facilities.8 responses

After Lackawanna College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$30,600/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
27%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%

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Reviews

114 reviews
  • Excellent
    24
  • Very Good
    35
  • Average
    30
  • Poor
    8
  • Terrible
    5
I look forward to going there. I start my freshman year this fall! I when for a visit I liked the environment it was quit and nice. I can't wait till I start going am so excited! I look forward to playing soccer for them!
  • Freshman
  • 19 days ago
Lackawanna College is a great school and the reputation is only getting better. The teachers and study body are very friendly. The class sizes are small. You are not just a number, the teachers will get to know your name as well as who you are as a person. The staff has many little events especially during finals week, where they give away free food and drinks to show appreciation to their students. Many planned special events such as dances and karaoke are planned, but have little attendance. The staff is always trying to figure out what their students will be interested in planning. Lackawanna has many clubs that will get you involved in your community and will look good on your future college resumes. The school is also right in the middle of Scranton so you can walk with friends to the little shops, restaurants, and cafes on your breaks. I have done very well here academically and have made many friends. I think Lackawanna is a great choice for a lower priced school that has quality education. It is a good starter college before you may transfer to a larger 4 year university.
  • College Junior
  • 9 months ago
I wish I could've been informed that my financial aid didn't cover all of my books, I caught by surprise on my first day of school that I didn't have the money.
  • College Sophomore
  • Sep 9 2015