Lehigh Valley colleges and universities are well-known throughout the country and the world. Quality educational institutions means a strong workforce and a healthy, vibrant quality of life. The Lehigh Valley boast several high-quality, nationally-acclaimed colleges and universities, which produce over 7,000 graduates each year.
When a national economic development firm conducted a study of the Lehigh Valley, it identified the quality of the region’s post-secondary education as one of its strongest economic assets.
The Lehigh Valley’s higher educational institutions include:
- Cedar Crest College
- DeSales University
- East Stroudsburg University Lehigh Valley Campus
- Lafayette College
- Lehigh Carbon Community College
- Lehigh Career & Technical Institute
- Lehigh University
- Muhlenberg College
- Moravian College
- Northampton Community College
- Penn State Lehigh Valley
- Triangle Technical Institute