Nunez Community College

Tel: (504)278-6200
2,617 students
Public institution
Various programs offered by the Health & Natural Sciences Division includes Emergency Medical Technology Program, Nursing Assistant Certificate Program and Practical Nursing Certificate Program.
School Highlights
Nunez Community College serves 2,617 students (34% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Nunez Community College is the only community colleges within Saint Bernard County, LA.
The nearest community college is Gretna College School of Allied Health (5.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
College Nunez Community College (LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 60 staff
25 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,617 has grown by 42% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,617 students 357 students
# Full-Time Students 898 students
382 students
# Part-Time Students 1,719 students
906 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
3%
2%
% Hispanic
4%
5%
% Black
40%
35%
% White
43%
45%
% Two or more races
3%
1%
% Unknown races
5%
12%
% Non Resident races
1%
-
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. 0.65 0.66

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $2,875 is equal to the state average of $2,875. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $5,946 is more than the state average of $5,604. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,875 $2,875
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,946 $5,604
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Various programs offered by the Health & Natural Sciences Division includes Emergency Medical Technology Program, Nursing Assistant Certificate Program and Practical Nursing Certificate Program. The Emergency Medical Technology Programs prepare students to function as practitioners in the pre-hospital emergency medical environment. These curricula meet the requirements of local, state, and national accrediting agencies. Students who complete these programs successfully will be eligible to write National Registry Examinations. Certified EMTs find employment in pre-hospital healthcare, fire departments, emergency dispatch, security, safety teams, gaming, and the oil and gas industries. Nunez is a member of the Louisiana Community & Technical College System, and is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate Degrees and Certificates.

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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,875 per year for in-state students and $5,604 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,345 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 0.50. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Delta School of Business and Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.