Nunez Community College

Tel: (504)278-6200
2,558 students
Public institution

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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:
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Nunez Community College serves 2,558 students (34.52% of students are full-time).
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Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
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Nunez Community College is the only community colleges within St. Bernard Parish County, LA.
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The nearest community college is Louisiana Technical College-Sidney N Collier Campu (5.41 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Nunez Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 55 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,558 teachers has grown by 74% 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,558 students 1,288 students
# Full-Time Students 883 students
814 students
# Part-Time Students 1,675 students
1,024 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% Black
39%
12%
% White
44%
57%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
6%
3%
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

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,256 is less than the state average of $5,668. The in-state tuition has grown by 59% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,446 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 40% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,256 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,446 $10,252
Source: 2005 (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 $2,620 per year for in-state students and $5,498 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,864 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 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.