Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus

1230 North Main Street
Jennings, LA 70546
Tel: (337)824-4811
150 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:
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Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus serves 150 students
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Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
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Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus is the only community colleges within Jefferson Davis County, LA.
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The nearest community college is Louisiana Technical College-Acadian Campus (15.80 miles away).

School Overview

Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 150 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 150 students 1,294 students
Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus American Indian/Alaskan (2009-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
27%
12%
Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus Black (2009-2013)
% White
69%
57%
Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus White (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus Unknown (2009-2013)
Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.44 0.53
Louisiana Technical College-Morgan Smith Campus Diversity Score (2009-2013)
Source: 2005 (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 Technical College works closely with local and statewide industry to bring the latest training programs to our students. Each campus offers customized training programs. Morgan Smith Campus is located in the city of Jennings the heart of Jeff Davis Parish. We are a vocational and technical college delivering courses and programs through on-campus instruction and the Internet. Louisiana Technical College (LTC), Morgan Smith Campus delivers instructional programs which provide skilled employees for business and industry that contribute to the overall economic development and workforce needs of the state. This campus provides individuals with quality and relevant learning opportunities consistent with identified student, business, and industry needs within a life-long learning environment. Louisiana Technical College, Acadian Campus is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education and is part of the Louisiana Community and Technical College System and The Louisiana Technical College.

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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,186 per year for in-state students and $5,833 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,355 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.