L E Fletcher Technical Community College

Tel: (985)448-7900
2,590 students
Public institution
School Highlights
L E Fletcher Technical Community College serves 2,590 students (46% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the state community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
L E Fletcher Technical Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Terrebonne County, LA.
The nearest community college is Blue Cliff College-Houma (1.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
College L E Fletcher Technical Community College (LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 72 staff 25 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,590 has grown by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,590 students 357 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 36:1 33:1
# Full-Time Students 1,200 students 382 students
# Part-Time Students 1,390 students 906 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
-
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
3%
5%
% Black
23%
35%
% White
64%
45%
% Two or more races
2%
1%
% Unknown races
3%
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. 0.53 0.66

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,832 is less than the state average of $3,304. The in-state tuition has grown by 35% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,440 is less than the state average of $8,596. The out-state tuition has grown by 41% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,832 $3,304
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,440 $8,596
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 74% 90%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • L. E. Fletcher Technical Community College is a student-oriented facility whose objective is to provide students with training and support required to reach their goals. The professional staff of L. E. Fletcher Technical Community College can provide both the academic and technical training needed to succeed in today's job market. The hands-on approach of instruction enables students to obtain the skills needed to succeed in their chosen career. We welcome the opportunity to provide you with the skills you need to succeed . Fletcher Technical Community College assures that its programs are responsive to the needs of the citizens, business and industry, and other educational institutions of Louisiana. Fletcher Technical Community College in conjunction with Region 3 Tech Prep will be offering a 3 day Technology Summer Camp. Activities will be offered by 9 different technical programs: Automotive, Air Conditioning, Drafting & Design, Electrical, Electronics, Machine, Marine, Marine Diesel, and Welding.

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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,917 per year for in-state students and $5,678 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,095 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 84%. 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.