Colleges in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

There are 16 Colleges in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, serving a population of 318,222 people in an area of 891 square miles. There is 1 College per 19,888 people, and 1 College per 55 square miles.

In Pennsylvania, Luzerne County is ranked 17th of 67 counties in Colleges per capita, and 13th of 67 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Luzerne County Colleges

Find Luzerne County, Pennsylvania colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.

Fortis Institute-Forty Fort 166 Slocum Street Swoyersville, PA

Jolie Hair And Beauty Academy-Hazleton 1057a North Church Street Hazleton, PA

Jolie Hair And Beauty Academy-Wilkes-Barre 125 Wilkes-Barre Boulevard Wilkes-Barre, PA

Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy 1057 North Church Street Hazleton, PA

King's College 133 North River Street Wilkes-Barre, PA

Lackawanna College - Hazleton Campus 145 East Broad Street Hazleton, PA

Luzerne County Community College 1333 South Prospect Street Nanticoke, PA

Mccann School Of Business & Technology 264 Highland Park Blvd Wilkes-Barre, PA

Mccann School Of Business & Technology 370 Maplewood Drive Hazle, PA

Misericordia University 301 Lake Street Dallas, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton 76 University Drive Hazleton, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Wilkes-Barre 1269 Old Route 115 Dallas, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Wilkes-Barre Old Route 115 Lehman, PA

The Commonwealth Medical College - South Campus 575 North River Street Wilkes-Barre, PA

Wilkes University 84 West South Street Wilkes-Barre, PA

Wilkes-Barre Area Career And Technical Center Practical Nursing 350 Jumper Road Wilkes-Barre, PA

About Luzerne County Colleges

Luzerne County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Luzerne County, PA. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Luzerne County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Luzerne County College Statistics

Find Luzerne County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Luzerne County College Enrollment
 Luzerne CountyPennsylvania
College/Grad School Enrollment18,152 (26.3%)834,039 (28.1%)
Luzerne County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Luzerne CountyPennsylvania
Some College, No Degree39,689 (17.5%)1,426,783 (16.0%)
Associate's Degree22,197 (9.8%)741,590 (8.3%)
Bachelor's Degree32,812 (14.5%)1,661,705 (18.6%)
Graduate/Professional Degree19,732 (8.7%)1,083,612 (12.1%)
Luzerne County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Luzerne CountyPennsylvania
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher52,5442,745,317
Arts, Humanities & Others10,251 (19.5%)591,613 (21.5%)
Business10,306 (19.6%)539,747 (19.7%)
Education10,095 (19.2%)408,131 (14.9%)
Science & Engineering15,367 (29.2%)914,473 (33.3%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields6,525 (12.4%)291,353 (10.6%)