Luzerne County Community College reserves the rights to cancel, combine, or divide any programs described in this brochure. The College also reserves the right to make any revision in the curriculum, instructor, tuition and fees, location, or any other phase of activity necessary without further notice and without incurring obligations. Alterations of the schedule may be necessary due to holidays, weather conditions, school functions, or other conflicts.

Due to the structure and content of our occupational and professional continuing education courses, some programs may have deadline dates and different refund policies than those listed here. Please consult the Continuing Education Department if you have a question.

Should you have any questions as to the status of the program for which you have registered, you may contact us at (570) 740-0495 or ext. 7496, or 1-800-377-5222 ext. 7495 or ext. 7496.

Withdrawals need to be submitted in writing. The date of receipt in the Continuing Education office is the date in which we will calculate the refund. Non-attendance does not constitute a withdrawal.

Refund Schedule:

     ALL COURSES: 100% refund when the college cancels a course.
     *Career Training Courses
    • 100% refund if you withdrawal from a course one week or more before the first class session.
    • Fifty dollars fee ($50) will be deducted from your tuition for withdrawal within one week of the first class session and prior to the second class session to cover registration and administrative fees.
    • No refund if you withdrawal from a course after the start of the second class session.
      • Nurse Aide – no refund after the start of the first day of class. Program requires students to attend the entire 96 hours of trainings.

     On-line courses - No refund is given with in 48 working hours prior to the beginning of the class and/or after receiving access to the course.
     All other programs, courses and trainings offered through the department (excluding on-line courses): No refund is given for any courses after the start of the first class session. Cancellation MUST be made at least 48 working hours prior to the start of the first class.

If you paid by credit card your refund will be credited to your account within one week of the cancelled course or written withdrawal. If you paid by check or money order your refund will arrive in 4-6 weeks. Refund is made to payor of record.

Note: The word “course” refers to all tuition/fee programs offered through the department.