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 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
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 (1.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
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
Instructional Staff Total 7 staff 45 staff

Student Body

The student population of 308 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 44:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
308 students
1,303 students
Student : Teacher Ratio :1 29:1
# Full-Time Students
70 students
834 students
# Part-Time Students 238 students 1,040 students
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus sch enrollment Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
3% 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
7% 7%
% Black
72% 11%
% White
17% 66%
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus sch ethnicity Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus 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. 0.45 0.44

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,955 is less than the state average of $5,890. 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 $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 336% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,955 $5,890
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,433 $10,050
Louisiana Technical College-West Jefferson Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Jefferson County, LA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,955 per year for in-state students and $6,433 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,237 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Jefferson County, LA is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, LA is Herzing University New Orleans. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.