Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus

475 Manhattan Blvd.
Harvey, LA 70058
Tel: (504)671-6800
308 students
Public institution
Effective Aug. 15, 2010, Louisiana Technical College (LTC) Region 1 becomes Delgado Community College’s Technical Division! This exciting change is the result of legislation, Act 521, which was enacted during the 2009-2010 State of Louisiana legislative session to transfer all LTC Region 1 programs, courses, resources and personnel to Delgado. Through Delgado’s Technical Division, you can still receive the very best in technical training to prepare you for in-demand careers and job advancement. And now, as a student of Delgado Community College, you will also have the option of taking advantage of the many education opportunities, facilities, resources, services and activities offered to students as part of the full community college experience. The Delgado Technical Division sites are Jefferson, West Jefferson, Slidell Instructional Services, and Sidney N. Collier. Delgado – West Jefferson is located on the Westbank of the Greater New Orleans Metropolitan area, is fully operational, and offers a wide variety of technical skills training program areas.
School Highlights:
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus serves 308 students (23% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 44:1 is higher than the community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus is one of 6 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
The nearest community college is Gretna College School of Allied Health (1.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 7 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 308 has declined by 58% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 44:1 has stayed the same 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 108% over five years.
Total Enrollment 308 students 1,296 students
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
Student:Teacher Ratio 44:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students 70 students
814 students
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus Full-Time Students (2009-2013)
# Part-Time Students 238 students
1,040 students
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus Part-Time Students (2009-2013)
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus 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
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus Diversity Score (2009-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,955 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 220% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,433 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 336% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,955 $5,660
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,433 $10,250
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.