Louisiana Technical College-Sabine Valley Campus

Tel: (318)256-4101
134 students
Public institution
The LTC-Sabine Valley Campus mission is to provide the opportunity for training of entry-level skills for employment in business and industry, for retraining to individuals whose skills are deficient or obsolete, for training to those gainfully employed who need upgraded skills in their present work for advancement, and for training in those skills needed for entry-level into business and industry for students transferring from other schools in Louisiana where such training is not offered.
School Highlights:
Louisiana Technical College-Sabine Valley Campus serves 134 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Louisiana Technical College-Sabine Valley Campus is the only community colleges within Sabine County, LA.
The nearest community college is Northwest Louisiana Technical College-Mansfield Campus (35.90 miles away).

School Overview

College Louisiana Technical College-Sabine Valley Campus Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associates--Public Rural-serving Small Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 years but < 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 134 has declined by 54% 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 75% over five years.
Total Enrollment 134 students 1,296 students
Louisiana Technical College-Sabine Valley Campus Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
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
Louisiana Technical College-Sabine Valley Campus Diversity Score (2009-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
Louisiana Technical College-Sabine Valley Campus % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2009-2013)
Source: 2005 (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. In 1952, the Louisiana State Legislature established the Sabine Parish Trade School as a state-operated, public, post-secondary school under the governance of the Louisiana Department of Education. The purpose was to offer broader vocational educational opportunities to the people of DeSoto, Sabine, and Vernon Parishes. Mr. C. C. Ferguson was appointed Director of the school. Extension classes in Business Training began in September 1952 in the three-parish area. The main building was completed in early 1953, and in June of that year, the following day programs were offered: Auto Mechanics, Farm Mechanics, Carpentry, and Business Training. The demand for Radio-TV technicians in this area brought about the addition of this program in 1957. Since classes were open-entry, open-exit, graduation dates varied according to individual progress and length of program. Louisiana Technical College-Sabine Valley Campus is located in Sabine Parish at 1255 Fisher Road in Many, Louisiana, and primarily services the residents of Sabine Parish. The brick structure sits on a ten-acre tract just outside the city limits of Sabine. The geographic area served by the college includes Sabine Parish and the northern part of Vernon Parish. Towns and communities served include Many, Zwolle, Converse, Pleasant Hill, Belmont, Florien, Negreet, Ebarb, Hornbeck, and Anacoco. 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 $3,186 per year for in-state students and $5,833 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,355 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 0.52. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Delta School of Business and Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.