L E Fletcher Technical Community College

Tel: (985)448-7900
2,590 students
Public institution
Fletcher Technical Community College is an open-admission, two-year public institution of higher education dedicated to offering quality, cost-effective, technical programs and academic courses to the citizens of South Louisiana for the purpose of preparing individuals for immediate employment, career advancement, and future learning.
School Highlights:
L E Fletcher Technical Community College serves 2,590 students (46% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
L E Fletcher Technical Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Terrebonne Parish County, LA.
The nearest community college is Blue Cliff College-Houma (1.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 72 staff
60 staff
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 2,590 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,590 students
1,266 students
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
21:1
L E Fletcher Technical Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,200 students
810 students
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,390 students
1,017 students
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
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% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
23%
12%
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
64%
57%
L E Fletcher Technical Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races"
2% 2%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
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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. 0.42 0.53
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,242 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 54% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,138 is less than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 60% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,242 $5,740
L E Fletcher Technical Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,138 $10,260
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 74%
89%
L E Fletcher Technical Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

L. E. Fletcher Technical Community College is a student-oriented facility whose objective is to provide students with training and support required to reach their goals. The professional staff of L. E. Fletcher Technical Community College can provide both the academic and technical training needed to succeed in today's job market. The hands-on approach of instruction enables students to obtain the skills needed to succeed in their chosen career. We welcome the opportunity to provide you with the skills you need to succeed . Fletcher Technical Community College assures that its programs are responsive to the needs of the citizens, business and industry, and other educational institutions of Louisiana. Fletcher Technical Community College in conjunction with Region 3 Tech Prep will be offering a 3 day Technology Summer Camp. Activities will be offered by 9 different technical programs: Automotive, Air Conditioning, Drafting & Design, Electrical, Electronics, Machine, Marine, Marine Diesel, and Welding.

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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 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.