Earn College Credit
at LCCC
While Still In High School


Current High School Students
LCCC Early College program offers high school students the opportunity to earn college credit while still in high school. Early College prepares students for higher learning and increases academic success and retention. Current high school students are eligible to enroll in college credit courses at LCCC. High school students should consult with their high school counselor about guidelines for enrollment. Home-school students must provide proof of filing as a private school or may obtain sign-off from the local public high school the student would normally attend.

For the Spring 2022 semester, tuition for Early College will be discounted or free
for local high school students, depending on the students' location. Early College students can enroll in online course or attend classes at any of LCCC's campuses, including Main Campus in Nanticoke or our centers in Wilkes-Barre, Hazleton, Pittston, Scranton, Berwick, Shamokin, and Watsontown. College classes are offered in the afternoon and evening for your convenience.

This opportunity was made possible by an EITC (Educational Improvement Tax Credit) contributions designed to enhance educational programs and opportunities for the regions students.

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Students from the following schools have earned college credit while still in high school just this year:

Luzerne

  • Berwick High School
  • Crestwood High School
  • Dallas High School
  • Greater Nanticoke High School
  • Hanover Area Junior Senior High School
  • Hazleton Area High School
  • Holy Redeemer High School
  • Lake Lehman High School
  • Northwest Area High School
  • Pittston Area High School
  • West Side Career and Technology Center
  • Wilkes Barre Area High School
  • Wilkes Barre Area School District - STEM Academy
  • Wyoming Area Secondary Center
  • Wyoming Valley West High School

Columbia

  • Bloomsburg High School
  • Central Columbia High School
  • Southern Columbia High School

CYBER/Homeschool

  • Commonwealth Charter Academy
  • 21st Century Cyber Charter School
  • Pennsylvania Homeschoolers
  • Accreditation Agency
  • Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School
  • Pennsylvania Virtual Cyber Charter School

Dauphin

  • Northern Dauphin Christian School

Lackawanna
  • Mid Valley High School
  • Old Forge High School
  • Scranton High School
  • Scranton Preparatory School
  • Triboro Christian Academy
  • West Scranton High School

Lycoming

  • Hughesville High School
  • Montgomery High School
  • Muncy Junior Senior High School

Mifflin

  • Mifflin County High School

Montour

  • Danville Area Sr High School

Northumberland

  • Line Mountain High School
  • Mount Carmel Area High School
  • Shamokin Area High School

Pike

  • Delaware Valley High School

Susquehanna

  • Elk Lake Jr. Sr. High School

Wayne

  • Western Wayne High School

Wyoming

  • Tunkhannock High School


Many Early College students enroll in online and/or in-person classes offered at LCCC's main campus or dedicated sites. Others take advantage of college courses delivered on the premises of their high school. Whatever the setting, LCCC's Early College program provides a bridge to higher education at a discounted rate.

Early College Tuition & Fees