The standard of excellence maintained by Luzerne County Community College (LCCC) is supported by its various external accreditations. The College is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and is approved as an institution of higher learning by the State Board of Education of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In addition, various academic programs offered by LCCC are accredited by external commissions. Additional details regarding LCCC accreditations can be found using the appropriate links to the left.