Lehigh Valley colleges and universities are known throughout the region, the country, and the world for producing outstanding graduates well prepared for their chosen career fields. These schools produce over 10,000 graduates per year and contribute in numerous ways to Lehigh Valley’s exceptional quality of life.
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
- St. Luke’s School of Medicine
- St. Luke’s School of Nursing
- Triangle Technical Institute
As part the regional Talent Supply Initiative, LVEDC is conducting a collaborative research project to survey alumni of partnering colleges and universities located in Lehigh Valley.
Alumni perceptions of Lehigh Valley as a place to live and work are important to LVEDC’s efforts to attract and retain a talented workforce for employers.
To encourage participation in the survey, LVEDC will award a limited number of $25 Amazon gift codes to alumni who submit a completed survey. Click here for official rules of the incentive drawing.