South Central Louisiana Technical College

Tel: (985)380-2957
2,992 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:
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South Central Louisiana Technical College serves 2,992 students (21.46% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
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South Central Louisiana Technical College is the only community colleges within St. Mary Parish County, LA.
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The nearest community college is L E Fletcher Technical Community College (28.22 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
South Central Louisiana Technical College 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
Total Faculty 69 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,992 teachers has grown by 196% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,992 students 1,294 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 43:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students 642 students 822 students
# Part-Time Students 2,350 students 1,025 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2% 1%
% Asian
1% 2%
% Hispanic
5% 7%
% Black
30% 12%
% White
57% 57%
% Two or more races
1% 2%
% Unknown races
3% 3%
% Non Resident races
1% 2%
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. 0.47 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,100 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 92% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,725 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 100% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,100 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,725 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 73% 89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

South Central Louisiana Technical College (SCLTC) has campus in Morgan City, Thibodaux, Galliano, and Reserve. Our campuses offer certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees leading to exciting careers for students seeking long-term employment.  The job market is very competitive.  Students completing technical college training programs leave with a competitive edge needed to acquire a great job.  With hands-on competency-based instruction, our students develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence needed to succeed in the job market and to succeed in life.  If our students succeed, then we as technical college educators succeed.  We hope that the information provided on this website will be helpful and informative.  Feel free to contact us or visit any of our campuses.  Remember, a student's success is our success.

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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.