Gretna College School of Allied Health

Tel: (504)366-5409
120 students
Private for-profit
Our mission at Gretna Career College (GCC) is to provide competency-based occupational education that meets industry standards and employers’ needs by equipping our students with the skills necessary to compete in the today’s workforce. Our primary objective is to ensure a positive learning experience, promote self esteem, and develop the maximum potential of each student by providing quality training in a professional work environment. GCC provides both diploma programs and Associates of Occupational Studies programs in health, business and auto repair tracks. GCC believes that professionalism is as an important aspect of training as acquiring technical skills. Students must adhere to attendance and conduct regulations as well as maintain satisfactory academic progress in the classroom, laboratory, and clinical and/or clerical settings. Training in professionalism develops a positive attitude, personal motivation, self reliance, work maturity, and career pride. GCC seeks to graduate every student who enrolls in training.
School Highlights:
Gretna College School of Allied Health serves 120 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Gretna College School of Allied Health is one of 6 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
The nearest community college is Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus (1.90 miles away).

School Overview

College Gretna College School of Allied Health Community College Avg.
Institution Level Less than 2 years (below associate) At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 120 has grown by 100% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 212% over five years.
Total Enrollment 120 students 1,296 students
Gretna College School of Allied Health Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 120 students
814 students
Gretna College School of Allied Health Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Gretna College School of Allied Health Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment 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. 1.00 0.68
Gretna College School of Allied Health Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Jefferson County, LA 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 0.83, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, LA is Herzing University-Kenner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.