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 Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 229 staff
62 staff
Baton Rouge Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

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 national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 7,740 students 1,371 students
Baton Rouge Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 34:1
22:1
Baton Rouge Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 4,155 students
779 students
Baton Rouge Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 3,585 students
1,083 students
Baton Rouge Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Baton Rouge Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
Baton Rouge Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Baton Rouge Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
25%
15%
Baton Rouge Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
54%
49%
Baton Rouge Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Baton Rouge Community College More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
11%
6%
Baton Rouge Community College Unknown (2006-2014)
% Non Resident races
3%
1%
Baton Rouge Community College Non Resident (2006-2014)
Baton Rouge Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.70
Baton Rouge Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,693 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,771 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,693 $5,664
Baton Rouge Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,771 $10,360
Baton Rouge Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81%
90%
Baton Rouge Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
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 $14,050 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.