Admissions & Aid

Tuition and Fees


TUITION
as of JULY 1, 2018
LUZERNE COUNTY RESIDENTS OUT OF COUNTY RESIDENTS AT OFF-CAMPUS SITES OUT OF COUNTY RESIDENTS OUT OF STATE RESIDENTS
* See Below *1 *2 *3 *4
FULL-TIME
(12-18 CREDITS PER SEMESTER)
$1,950.00 $1,950.00 $3,900.00 $5,850.00
N/A $165.00 $165.00 $330.00
$420.00 $420.00 $420.00 $420.00
$345.00 $345.00 $345.00 $345.00
TOTAL $2,715.00 $2,880.00 $4,830.00 $6,945.00
PART-TIME
(1-11 CREDITS PER SEMESTER and CREDITS IN EXCESS OF 18 PER SEMESTER)
$130.00 per
credit hour
$130.00 per
credit hour
$260.00 per
credit hour
$390.00 per
credit hour
N/A $11.00 per
credit hour
$11.00 per
credit hour
$22.00 per
credit hour
$28.00 per
credit hour
$28.00 per
credit hour
$28.00 per
credit hour
$28.00 per
credit hour
$23.00 per
credit hour
$23.00 per
credit hour
$23.00 per
credit hour
$23.00 per
credit hour
TOTAL $181.00 per
credit hour
$192.00 per
credit hour
$322.00 per
credit hour
$463.00 per
credit hour
* Residency Descriptions
*1 Luzerne County residents taking classes at LCCC's Main Campus and any LCCC off-campus sites in Luzerne County
*2 Pennsylvania residents taking classes at LCCC's Berwick, Shamokin, or Kulpmont Centers (excluding nursing courses)
*3 Pennsylvania residents outside of Luzerne County taking classes at LCCC's Main Campus, off-campus sites in Luzerne County (Wilkes-Barre and Hazleton), Scranton Center, and additional sites outside of Luzerne County
*4 Out-of-State Residents and International Students

Note: The flat rate does not apply to students who are charged variable tuition rates.

  • Pennsylvania State Code (Chapter 35 {35.29b}) requires an out-of-state student to be a resident of the Commonwealth for twelve (12) months prior to registration in order to meet residency requirements.
  • International students are considered out-of-state residents throughout their enrollment at the College.
  • All courses are charged a $28.00 General Services Fee per credit hour and a $23.00 Technology Fee per credit hour. Therefore, a student taking one three (3) credit course at $130.00 per credit would pay $543.00 plus any course fees.
  • The estimated book allowance charges at LCCC for fulll-time students is $1,000.00 and part-time students is $400.00.
  • Tuition Assistance Funds (TA Funds) are used to cover cost of tuition only. These funds are not used for the purchase of books, ebooks, CDs/DVDs, reference or instructional materials unless as clearly indicated under certain VA grants.

Early College Tuition & Fees
TUITION
as of JULY 1,
2018
EARLY COLLEGE STUDENTS ATTENDING CLASSES AT THEIR HIGH SCHOOL EARLY COLLEGE STUDENTS ATTENDING CLASSES AT AN LCCC LOCATION
* See Below 1 2
  $40.00 per
credit hour
$64.00 per
credit hour
* Descriptions
1 High school students enrolled in LCCC classes during their regular school day, at the high school they attend.
2 High school students enrolled in LCCC classes at LCCC's main campus, dedicated or non-dedicated sites (day or evening).
  • Pennsylvania State Code (Chapter 35 {35.29b}) requires an out-of-state student to be a resident of the Commonwealth for twelve (12) months prior to registration in order to meet residency requirements.

Additional fees include:

Course/Lab Fees View Fees Additional fees for courses that require additional materials, supplies, other expenses and/or maintenance expense of instructional equipment.
Course Change Fee $10.00 when the student alters registration form after he/she has gone through registration process
Schedule Reactivation Fee $15.00 to students who fail to pay their pre-registration bill by the payment due date and are required to re-register after the payment deadline
Withdrawal Fee $15.00 this fee is assessed to cover supplemental costs incurred when a student finds it necessary to withdraw before classes commence View Student Refund Policy
Graduation Fee $0.00 cost of diploma, cap and gown, etc.
Transcript Fee $5.00 for hard or faxed copies
Returned Check Fee $25.00  
Processing Fee $2.00 for duplicate schedules, receipts, etc.
Distance Education Fee $40.00 costs of licensing online course development
Placement Testing Fee $25.00 administration of test to assess academic performance levels for course placement.
Early College Fee $15.00 per course fee for Early College students

  • Senior Citizens, age 62 and over, may enroll in credit courses on a space available basis at NO tuition charge. The $28.00 per credit general services fee and a $23.00 per credit technology fee (a total of $51.00 per credit) and any course fees are charged to Luzerne County seniors. Additional fees apply to non-residents.
  • The Board of Trustees reserves the right to change tuition and fees without notice.
  • Tuition and fees must be paid in full on or before the payment due date. LCCC accepts payments by cash, check, VISA, MasterCard, or Discover.