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Attracting Quality Employers to Northeastern Pennsylvania!


Northeastern Pennsylvania knows how important education is for a strong region to become even more successful. Because of this, our education system prepares students above and beyond the country standard. We have over 20 higher educational institutions in our region including top ranked graduate and undergraduate universities, community colleges, and one of the nation’s newest medical colleges, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine.


Students who study in our region are trained extensively in their field.

The schools in Northeast Pennsylvania have some of the highest enrollment in health professions, business management, marketing and engineering. 


Even before college, our region focuses on education.

US News ranks several of the high schools and elementary schools in the area as the best in the country. Northeast Pennsylvania has public schools, private institutions and vocational programs for students to learn and succeed.

Higher Educational Institutions in NEPA



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