Baton Rouge Community College

201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Tel: (225)216-8000
8,119 students
Public institution

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The mission of Baton Rouge Community College is to identify and meet the educational and workforce needs of our community through innovative, accessible, and dynamic programs. Baton Rouge Community College aspires to be the leader in providing world class educational opportunities for our community. World class is excellence in teaching, access for all, and a sustaining resource for the economic development for the state of louisiana.
School Highlights:
Baton Rouge Community College serves 8,119 students (52% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Baton Rouge Community College is one of 12 community colleges within East Baton Rouge Parish County, LA.
The nearest community college is Baton Rouge College (1.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 210 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Baton Rouge Community College 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 210 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 8,119 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has increased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
8,119 students
1,269 students
Baton Rouge Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 39:1
21:1
Baton Rouge Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
4,188 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 3,931 students
1,017 students
Baton Rouge Community College sch enrollment Baton Rouge Community College sta enrollment
% Asian
2%
2%
Baton Rouge Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
% Black
40%
12%
Baton Rouge Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
44%
57%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Baton Rouge Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
7%
3%
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
Baton Rouge Community College sch ethnicity Baton Rouge Community 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. 0.54 0.53
Baton Rouge Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,366 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 36% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,422 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,366 $5,740
Baton Rouge Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,422 $10,252
Baton Rouge Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 76%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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  • Baton Rouge Baton Rouge College
    Private for-profit
    1771 N Lobdell Blvd. Suite 307
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    (225)454-6915
    1.5  Mi  |  0  students
  • Baton Rouge Delta College of Arts & Technology
    Private for-profit
    7380 Exchange Place
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    (225)928-7770
    1.7  Mi  |  641  students
  • Baton Rouge Camelot College
    Private for-profit
    2618 Wooddale Blvd Ste A
    Baton Rouge, LA 70805
    (225)928-3005
    2.1  Mi  |  226  students
  • Baton rouge Culinary arts institute of louisiana
    Public
    2857 perkins road
    Baton rouge, LA 70808
    (225)343-6233
    2.1  Mi  |   students
  • Baton Rouge Capital Area Technical College
    Public
    3250 North Acadian Thruway East
    Baton Rouge, LA 70805
    (225)359-9201
    2.3  Mi  |  2403  students
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Did You Know?
For Baton Rouge private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,430 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Baton Rouge 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 0.41, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Baton Rouge is Baton Rouge Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.