Jefferson County Community Colleges

There are 5 community colleges in Jefferson County, Louisiana, serving 2,043 students.
Jefferson County, LA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.17, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 29:1.

Jefferson County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Blue Cliff College-Metairie
    Pivate, for profit
    3200 Cleary Ave
    Metairie LA  70002
    (504)456-3141

    892 students
  • 1415 Whitney Ave
    Gretna LA  70053
    (504)366-5409

    120 students
  • 2500 Williams Boulevard
    Kenner LA  70062
    504-733-0074

    361 students
  • Herzing University-Kenner
    Pivate, for profit
    2500 Williams Blvd
    Kenner LA  70062
    (504)733-0074

    381 students
  • 5200 Blair Drive
    Metairie LA  70001
    (504)671-6700

    289 students
Recent Articles
January 17, 2017
President Obama’s call to community colleges in his recent State of the Union Address elicited reactions from community college officials across the country. We’ll report on what some said and how some colleges are already the “community career centers” upon which Obama has called.
January 17, 2017
The popularity of dual-enrollment classes at Florida community colleges has presented a financial challenge as students grab the opportunity to take courses tuition-free.
January 17, 2017
A new report released by the deputy governor of the state shows that only one in five community college students actually complete their degree programs on time.