Baton Rouge Community College

201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Tel: (225)216-8000
8,119 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 8,119 students (52% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
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 210 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Baton Rouge Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 210 staff
61 staff
Baton Rouge Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 8,119 has grown by 6% 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 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment 8,119 students 1,315 students
Baton Rouge Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 4,188 students
815 students
Baton Rouge Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 3,931 students
1,061 students
Baton Rouge Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Baton Rouge Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
Baton Rouge Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Baton Rouge Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
40%
15%
Baton Rouge Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
44%
49%
Baton Rouge Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Baton Rouge Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
7%
6%
Baton Rouge Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
Baton Rouge Community College Non Resident (2006-2013)
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 (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,366 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 36% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,422 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,366 $5,590
Baton Rouge Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,422 $10,086
Baton Rouge Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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
    226 students | 2.10 Mi2618 Wooddale Blvd Ste A
    Baton Rouge, LA 70805
    (225)928-3005
    2.10226
  • 2,403 students | 2.30 Mi3250 North Acadian Thruway East
    Baton Rouge, LA 70805
    (225)359-9201
    2.302,403
  • 27 students | 3.70 Mi9352 Interline Ave
    Baton Rouge, LA 70809
    (225)923-2524
    3.7027
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 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Baton Rouge is Capital Area Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.