70817 Community Colleges

In 70817, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, you can find 2 community colleges serving 1,259 students.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is less than the state average of 34:1..

70817, LA Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • 70817-Baton RougeITI Technical College
    Private for-profit
    13944 Airline Hwy
    Baton Rouge70817
    (225)752-4233
    587 students
  • 70817-Baton Rouge
    ITT Technical Institute-Baton Rouge
    Public
    14141 Airline Highway, Suite 101
    Baton Rouge70817
    (225)754-5800
    672 students
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