Baton Rouge College

1771 N Lobdell Blvd., Suite 307, Baton Rouge
LA, 70806
Tel: (225)454-6915
21 students
Private for-profit

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All the courses we offer at Baton Rouge College are job-related. We want to prepare you for the job market and give you the knowledge and skills needed to allow you to start earning a salary as quickly as possible. Our Paralegal Programs are designed to enable serious students to learn the job entry skills needed to work as a paralegal as quickly as possible. While considering any school, analyze what you will learn and what you need to know to do the job. What are the qualifications of the instructors, the administrator, the length of time the school has been teaching paralegal students, the work experience of the teachers, class size, and how long it will take you to complete the program requirements.
School Highlights:
Baton Rouge College serves 21 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Baton Rouge College is one of 12 community colleges within East Baton Rouge County, LA.
The nearest community college is Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus (2.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Baton Rouge College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 21 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
21 students
1,287 students
Baton Rouge College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
21 students
832 students
Baton Rouge College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Baton Rouge College sch enrollment Baton Rouge College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
Baton Rouge College Hispanic (2008-2011)
% Black
59%
12%
Baton Rouge College Black (2006-2012)
% White
41%
66%
Baton Rouge College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Baton Rouge College sch ethnicity Baton Rouge College sta ethnicity
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. 0.48 0.45
Baton Rouge College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,900 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 55% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,900 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 55% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,900 $5,940
Baton Rouge College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,900 $10,072
Baton Rouge College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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