Shamokin


Shamokin Center

* Dedicated Center
Class Location:
Northumberland Regional Higher Education Center
2 East Arch Street
Shamokin, PA 17872
570-740-0290

Welcome to the Northumberland Regional Center!

Dedicated in 1999 as the Gateway of Education and Workforce Development by the Commissioners and Citizens of Northumberland County, LCCC's Northumberland Regional Center is located conveniently close to Shamokin's downtown and just 12 miles away from nearby Knoebels Amusement Resort. Housed on the fourth floor of the Northumberland County Career and Arts Center, Luzerne County Community College offers area residents a variety of courses and academic programs. With both day and evening classes available, the Northumberland Regional Center offers the following degree programs:

  • A.S. General Studies
  • A.S. Business Administration
  • A.S. History
  • A.S. Psychology
  • A.S. Social Work
  • A.A.S. Business Management Technology
  • A.A.S. Early Childhood Education
  • A.A.S. Criminal Justice
  • A.A.S. Nursing (RN)
  • Certificate: Business Management

Students can also:

  • Complete General Education requirements for a variety of other programs or majors.
  • Get a jump start on college by earning college credit while still in high school (at half the tuition rate).
  • Enroll as visiting students while attending another school.

At the Northumberland Regional Center, we offer students a variety of individualized and outstanding service. While here, you can:

  • Apply for admission
  • Schedule and complete placement testing
  • Register for classes
  • Receive academic advisement and support
  • Sign up for a tutor
  • Tour the campus

Our Academic Advisors will help you:

  • Identify and achieve your educational and career goals.
  • Navigate the College's academic opportunities, policies, systems, and procedures.
  • Prepare for graduation and/or transfer to a University.


*New* Luzerne County Community College is especially pleased to offer our highly acclaimed nursing program at LCCC's Northumberland Regional Center. For student convenience, all nursing classes are taught in Shamokin with clinicals held at local hospitals and facilities.

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Student Activities
There are many opportunities for students to become active in campus life. In addition to the student organization mentioned below, there are a variety of community and building events students can participate in.

  • SGA (Student Government Association)
    From special events such as Meet the President, It's all Hocus Pocus Day, SPIRIT week, movie nights and fundraisers to marching in community parades, Earth Day celebrations and our annual "Deck the Doors" Competition, the Student Government Association works to improve Luzerne County Community College's Northumberland Regional Center for students, faculty, and staff.
  • Coming Soon ** Creative writing club

Success starts here! Are you ready? If you'd like to schedule a tour, or meet with us in person, please call: 570-740-0290. Let's get started!

Lori J. Laniewski, M. Ed.
Director
Northumberland Regional Center


Lori J. Laniewski, Director- phone 570-740-0291 * email: llaniewski@luzerne.edu
Joelle Zanella, Administrator/ Advisor- phone 570-740-0246 * email: jzanella@luzerne.edu
Diana Reeder, Secretary-main office phone 570-740-0290 * email: dreeder@luzerne.edu
Jean Greco, Nursing Secretary-phone: 570-740-0282 * email: jgreco@luzerne.edu


* * * Center Announcements * * *

2022 Holiday Open House Tuesday, December 6, 2022 2:00-4:00 PM
Holiday Open House

2022 Holiday Open House

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 2:00-4:00 PM

Tour the Center. Enjoy light refreshments. Learn about our programs.

Who should attend this event?

High school students

Recent Graduates

Adult learners thinking about going back to school

Transfer students

Online learners

What will you learn about LCCC?

How easy our OPEN-DOOR ADMISSIONS POLICY makes getting into college!

How our academic pathways and programs can help you transfer successfully or land your dream job!

How we can help along the way with student support services.

How to pay for it all.

How to have FUN! We will fill you in on all of our clubs and activities.

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2022 Selfies with Santa

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 4:00-7:00 PM

Live music--enjoy some Christmas tunes and light refreshments. View our holiday decorated doors.

Placement TESTS

Thursday, November 10th-10:00 AM

Wednesday, November 16th-10:00 AM

Tuesday, November 22-11:00 AM

Wednesday, November 23-10:00 AM

Thursday, December 8th-10:00 AM

Monday, December 12-11:00 AM

Please, visit the website: www.luzerne.edu to schedule your test or call us at 570-740-0290.