Career Technology Center Of Lackawanna County

Overview of Career Technology Center Of Lackawanna County

Career Technology Center is found in Scranton, PA. Scranton is a rural site not far from an urban area. The school is a public institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at Career Technology Center.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in nursing and emergency medicine.

Career Technology Center Selectivity

Career Technology Center accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 41 in 2007-2008 at the school. A large number of students at Career Technology Center are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Career Technology Center of Lacka County believes vocational education should be an integral part of the total education system. The mission of the Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County is to provide diverse vocational education and training to youth and adults in collaboration with business, labor and industry in preparation for the demands of the 21st century."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Career Technology Center

Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County
3201 Rockwell Ave
Scranton , PA 18508
General Phone: (570) 346-8728

Career Technology Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine33licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for Career Technology Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years331

Career Technology Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Career Technology Center had a total enrollment of 41 students (99 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 91%
Black 4%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 5%
20-21 22%
22-24 15%
25-29 10%
30-34 20%
35-39 10%
40-49 15%
50-64 5%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Career Technology Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 84%
Transfer Out 9%

Career Technology Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Scranton, Pennsylvania for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Pennsylvania Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Career Technology Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 9,525
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 9,525
Books and supplies $ 690

Financial Aid:
Career Technology Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3098600)

Career Technology Center Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Career Technology Center Highlights

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What Sets Career Technology Center Apart:

% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%Career Technology Center Female % of student body
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Career Technology Center % students 40 years or older

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