Baton Rouge Community College

201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Tel: (225)216-8000
7,740 students
Public institution
The mission of Baton Rouge Community College is to identify and meet the educational and workforce needs of our community through innovative, accessible, and dynamic programs. Baton Rouge Community College aspires to be the leader in providing world class educational opportunities for our community. World class is excellence in teaching, access for all, and a sustaining resource for the economic development for the state of louisiana.
School Highlights
Baton Rouge Community College serves 7,740 students (54% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the state community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Baton Rouge Community College is one of 12 community colleges within East Baton Rouge County, LA.
The nearest community college is Baton Rouge College (1.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 229 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
College Baton Rouge Community College (LA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 229 staff
25 staff

Student Body

The student population of 7,740 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has increased from 28:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 7,740 students 357 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 34:1
33:1
# Full-Time Students 4,155 students
382 students
# Part-Time Students 3,585 students
906 students
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
3%
5%
% Black
25%
35%
% White
54%
45%
% Two or more races
1%
1%
% Unknown races
11%
12%
% Non Resident races
3%
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Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.64 0.66

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $3,091 is more than the state average of $2,875. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,643 is more than the state average of $5,604. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,091 $2,875
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,643 $5,604
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81%
90%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Baton Rouge College
    Private for-profit
    n/a students | 1.50 Mi1771 N Lobdell Blvd. Suite 307
    Baton Rouge LA 70806
    (225)454-6915
    1.50n/a
  • 641 students | 1.70 Mi7380 Exchange Place
    Baton Rouge LA 70806
    225928-7770
    1.70641
  • Camelot College
    Private for-profit
    247 students | 2.10 Mi2618 Wooddale Blvd Ste A
    Baton Rouge LA 70805
    (225)928-3005
    2.10247
  • 1,946 students | 2.30 Mi3250 North Acadian Thruway East
    Baton Rouge LA 70805
    (225)359-9201
    2.301,946
  • 78 students | 3.70 Mi9352 Interline Ave
    Baton Rouge LA 70809
    (225)923-2524
    3.7078
Did You Know?
For Baton Rouge private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,075 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Baton Rouge community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.47, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Baton Rouge is Baton Rouge Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.