Northshore Technical Community College

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3,136 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 and business and industry needs within a life-long learning environment.
School Highlights:
Northshore Technical Community College serves 3,136 students (29% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Northshore Technical Community College is the only community colleges within Washington County, LA.
The nearest community college is Pearl River Community College (19 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Northshore Technical Community College 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 3,136 teachers has grown by 188% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,136 students
1,287 students
Northshore Technical Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
898 students
832 students
Northshore Technical Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,238 students
1,021 students
Northshore Technical Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Northshore Technical Community College sch enrollment Northshore Technical Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Northshore Technical Community College Asian (2006-2008)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Northshore Technical Community College Hispanic (2007-2012)
% Black
35%
12%
Northshore Technical Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
62%
66%
Northshore Technical Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Northshore Technical Community College More (2010-2011)
Northshore Technical Community College sch ethnicity Northshore Technical Community College 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. 0.49 0.45
Northshore Technical Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,885 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 190% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,145 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 155% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,885 $5,845
Northshore Technical Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,145 $10,047
Northshore Technical Community College 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 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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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,116 per year for in-state students and $2,342 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $10,131 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 67%. 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 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.