Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus

3250 North Acadian Thruway East, Baton Rouge
LA, 70805
Tel: (225)359-9201
3,878 students
Public institution
The Louisiana Technical College (LTC) delivers instructional programs which provide skilled employees for business and industry that contribute to the overall economic development and workforce needs of the state. The LTC provides individuals with quality and relevant learning opportunities consistent with identified student, business and industry needs within a life-long learning environment.
School Highlights:
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus serves 3,878 students (25% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus is one of 12 community colleges within East Baton Rouge County, LA.
The nearest community college is Baton Rouge School of Computers (5.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge 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

Student Body

The student population of 3,878 teachers has grown by 160% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 17:1 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 declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,878 students
1,283 students
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
959 students
832 students
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,919 students
1,020 students
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus sch enrollment Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
64%
12%
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
33%
66%
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus sch ethnicity Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge 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. 0.48 0.45
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,941 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 87% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,501 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 110% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,941 $5,940
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,501 $10,075
Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Louisiana Technical College provides statewide technical and vocational education and is composed of seven districts with forty campuses, each consisting of a multicultural population encompassing much diversification in the way of ideas, traditions, values, skills, and arts. This college is governed by the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) Board of Supervisors, which in turn comes under regulations set forth by the Louisiana Board of Regents for Higher Education. The Louisiana Community and Technical College System was established by the Louisiana legislature in 1999. LTC–BR Tech is a member campus of the new system and is recognized for preparing students for workforce success through continual education and training. BR Tech provides students with many educational and training choices. Its affordable tuition, small class size, high quality faculty, personal attention, great job placement rate, convenient class times and locations, beautiful campus, and a wide variety of student services combine to make the BR Tech experience one that works for students. The Louisiana Technical College works closely with local and statewide industry to bring the latest training programs to our students. Each campus offers customized training programs. The Accrediting Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE) accredits each individual campus of the Louisiana Technical College.

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