The Expressway Program is an accelerated, bachelor’s degree completion program designed for adult students who have prior college credits and relevant work or life experience. Classes are held at Luzerne County Community College (LCCC) in Nanticoke and Lackawanna College (LC) in Scranton one evening per week. Classes are also held in Nanticoke every third Saturday. Online classes are also available. Classes are scheduled in five-week, seven-week, and full semester formats. Students in the Expressway Program are limited to 12 credits per 15-week semester (with the exception of those enrolled in a required lab science course, who are limited to 13 in that semester). This program is also available for students who want to earn a second bachelor’s degree or a certificate.
For further informaton on distance education courses, please refer to the Student Identity Verification Procedures and Distance Education and Guidelines for Instructional Time Equivalencies Across Formats/Assignment of Credit Hours policies, under the Undergraduate Academic Policies and Procedures section of the catalog.
Expressway faculty are professionals within a field of expertise and have been carefully selected and trained to facilitate adult learners in this innovative learning environment.