Lehigh Carbon Community College

Lehigh Carbon Community College

Lehigh Carbon Community College, also known as LCCC, is a two-year community college located in Schnecksville, Pennsylvania, United States. The college was established in 1966. LCCC is flexible and provides full and part-time schedules and online courses. It offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse areas of study.

LCCC is home to several student clubs and organizations on campus including the Horticulture Club, Hospitality Management Club, Occupational Therapy Assistant Club, and Phi Theta Kappa.

LCCC'S athletic department fields more than five men's and women's sports teams. They compete in the Eastern Pennsylvania Collegiate Conference. The teams are known as the Cougars.

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Lehigh Carbon Community College
4525 Education Park Dr
Schnecksville , PA 18078-2598
General Phone: (610) 799-2121

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Lehigh Carbon Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Education and Teaching133education, special ed, Montessori teaching, early childhood education, teaching English or French as second language, teacher aide
Business and Management121business management, logistics, operations management, accounting, accounting technology, human resources
Liberal Arts116liberal arts and sciences, general studies, humanities, social services
Nursing and Emergency Medicine74registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Medical Support and Technology46medical coding, medical assistant, veterinary assistant
Security and Law Enforcement43corrections, criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and safety, corrections and criminal justice
Therapy and Counseling29psychology, physical therapist assistant
Medical Administration24medical records tech, medical transcription, medical billing
Engineering Technician22electronics tech, biomedical tech, manufacturing tech, construction engineering tech, computer engineering tech, computer systems tech, drafting, drafting and design tech
Computer Science and Engineering19computer programming, information science, systems analyst, web design, computer networking, computer security, computer support
Media18communication studies, recording arts tech, animation and special effects
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy17sports and fitness management, occupational therapist assistant
Construction Trades16electrician, lineworker
Law16legal secretary, legal assistant
Hospitality11tourism and travel, hotel management
Photography and Commercial Art11commercial art
Mechanics and Repair11industrial electronics tech, HVAC, avionics maintenance
Engineering9engineering, mechanical engineering
Cooking and Culinary Arts8culinary arts services
Science7biology, biotechnology, physical sciences
Real Estate and Construction Management7construction management
Family and Social Work6human services, social service professions
Science and Laboratory Technician6chemical tech
Art Studies6art studies
Transportation5commercial pilot and flight crew, aviation operations, air transportation
Design4fashion design, interior design
Office and Administration1administrative assistant, executive secretary, general office occupations
Production Trades0tool and die tech
Landscaping and Horticulture0horticultural science

Number of programs and degrees for Lehigh Carbon Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree64370
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years8031
Award of less than 1 academic year6511

Lehigh Carbon Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lehigh Carbon Community College had a total enrollment of 7,184 students (4,402 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 79%
Black 6%
Hispanic 10%
Asian 3%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 14%
18-19 26%
20-21 16%
22-24 11%
25-29 10%
30-34 7%
35-39 6%
40-49 9%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

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


Lehigh Carbon Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 58 %
Part-Time 30 %

Lehigh Carbon Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Lehigh Carbon Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 5,670
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,400
Books and supplies $ 1,500

Financial Aid:
Lehigh Carbon Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 681000)

Lehigh Carbon Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track3568

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*1*
Associate professorcalendar year0*2*
Assistant professorcalendar year3$55,2296$53,607
Instructorcalendar year0*8$47,547
All faculty totalcalendar year4$63,35617$52,928

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year5$82,80118$65,826
Associate professoracademic year8$55,29714$54,863
Assistant professoracademic year13$50,84612$48,322
Instructoracademic year5$44,2437$42,097
All faculty totalacademic year31$56,08451$55,441

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Lehigh Carbon Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Logistics and Materials Management
Operations Management and Supervision

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Systems Security
Information Science/Studies
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Construction Trades

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other

Fashion/Apparel Design
Interior Design

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Montessori Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, General
Teacher Assistant/Aide
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language, Other

Engineering, General
Mechanical Engineering

Engineering Technician
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Tourism and Travel Services Management

Landscaping And Horticulture
Horticultural Science

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Social Sciences, General

Mathematics, General

Mechanics And Repair
Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician

Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Tool and Die Technology/Technician

Real Estate And Construction Management
Construction Management

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Physical Sciences

Science And Laboratory Technician
Chemical Technology/Technician

Security And Law Enforcement
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant
Psychology, General

Air Transportation, Other
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations

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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Has ROTC (army)

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