Luzerne County Community College

1333 South Prospect Street, Nanticoke, PA

Questions and Answers about Luzerne County Community College

Melanie N.
1 year ago
What kinds of hands on learning does Luzerne County Community College have to support their criminal justice major?
Luzerne County Community College
We do practical activities in investigations (crime scene processing) and police operations (various activities like traffic stops and searches).


To meet the unique needs of our students, we make education and training available throughout the region, serving the community at our 167-acre main campus in Nanticoke, our 10 off-campus sites, including dedicated sites in downtown Wilkes-Barre, Hazleton, Berwick and Shamokin, and through Distance Education. We have transfer agreements with over 40 baccalaureate degree-awarding institutions. We provide basic literacy skills education. Tutoring, honors studies, dual enrollment, and developmental studies are just a few of the ways we serve our students’ varied learning needs. The Schulman Art Gallery, 40 student clubs, 6 athletic programs and career services also support student learning. Our Workforce and Community Development Division serves business and industry by delivering programs that meet their workforce needs and enhance the economic growth of our region.

Majors offered at Luzerne County Community College

Biggest majors
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Business/Commerce, General

Academics at Luzerne County Community College

Student Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
School type
Public 2-year institution

Luzerne County Community College demographics

68% White
14% Hispanic
5% Black
2% Asian
2% Multiracial
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Common careers for Luzerne County Community College students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Nursing Director76k
Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)70k
Operations Supervisor57k
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)49k
Registered Nurse (RN)49k
Executive Chef48k
Regional Sales Manager30k
Based on 658 student responses
39.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
57.2kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
49%in High-Meaning careers
5%in STEM careers

Net price of attending Luzerne County Community College

Luzerne County Community College financial aid

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