OUTSTANDING SCHOOLS FOR ALL LEVELS OF LEARNING.
Lehigh Valley’s education system is second-to-none, with exceptional primary, secondary, technical, and post-secondary schools that produce students ready for success.
Here, you’ll find award-winning public and private schools, including the only public school on the East Coast guided by Waldorf Education principles. Lehigh Valley also boasts three career and technical schools that prepare students with a wide range of in-demand job skills.
Each year, Lehigh Valley’s prestigious private colleges, state universities, and community colleges graduate nearly 11,000 students ready to work in Lehigh Valley and beyond. Our two community colleges produced 14.5% of all associate degrees awarded in Pennsylvania in 2017. Whether you are looking for a college that pre-dates the American Revolution or a premier private research university, Lehigh Valley is the place to learn.
14.5% of all associate degrees awarded in Pennsylvania, come from Lehigh Valley’s two community colleges.
10,754 Degrees awarded by local colleges & universities (2018)
Cedar Crest College 410
DeSales University 816
East Stroudsburg University 1,492
Kutztown University 1,794
Lafayette College 608
Lehigh Carbon Community College 884
Lehigh University 2,078
Moravian College 561
Muhlenberg College 578
Northampton Community College 1,416
Penn State Lehigh Valley 117
COMPLETIONS FROM THREE CAREER & TECHNICAL SCHOOLS
STEM DEGREES AWARDED