Central Louisiana Technical Community College

4311 South MacArthur Drive
Alexandria, LA 71302-3137
Tel: (318)487-5443
2,049 students
Public institution
The Louisiana Technical College (LTC) delivers instructional programs which provide skilled employees for business and industry that contribute to the overall economic development and workforce needs of the state. The LTC provides individuals with quality and relevant learning opportunities consistent with identified student and business and industry needs within a life-long learning environment.
School Highlights
Central Louisiana Technical Community College serves 2,049 students (46% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Central Louisiana Technical Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Rapides County, LA.
The nearest community college is Blue Cliff College-Alexandria (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 98% over five years.
College Central Louisiana Technical 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 99 staff
25 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,049 has grown by 297% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,049 students 357 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
33:1
# Full-Time Students 938 students
382 students
# Part-Time Students 1,111 students
906 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
3%
5%
% Black
36%
35%
% White
50%
45%
% Unknown races
8%
12%
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. 0.62 0.66

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $1,431 is less than the state average of $2,875. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $2,630 is less than the state average of $5,604. The out-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,431 $2,875
Out-State Tuition Fees $2,630 $5,604
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83%
90%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Louisiana Technical College provides statewide technical and vocational education and is composed of seven districts with forty campuses, each consisting of a multicultural population encompassing much diversification in the way of ideas, traditions, values, skills, and arts. This college is governed by the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) Board of Supervisors, which in turn comes under regulations set forth by the Louisiana Board of Regents for Higher Education. The Louisiana Technical College works closely with local and statewide industry to bring the latest training programs to our students. Each campus offers customized training programs. The Accrediting Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE) accredits each individual campus of the Louisiana Technical College.

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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,875 per year for in-state students and $5,604 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,345 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Louisiana 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 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Delta School of Business and Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.