Baton Rouge College

1771 N Lobdell Blvd. Suite 307
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
  • All the courses we offer at Baton Rouge College are job-related. We want to prepare you for the job market and give you the knowledge and skills needed to allow you to start earning a salary as quickly as possible. Our Paralegal Programs are designed to enable serious students to learn the job entry skills needed to work as a paralegal as quickly as possible. While considering any school, analyze what you will learn and what you need to know to do the job. What are the qualifications of the instructors, the administrator, the length of time the school has been teaching paralegal students, the work experience of the teachers, class size, and how long it will take you to complete the program requirements.

School Highlights

Top Placements

Baton Rouge College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Baton Rouge College(LA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty- staff26 staff
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Student Body

The Baton Rouge College diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment-1,493 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio0:135:1
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# Full-Time Students-382 students
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# Part-Time Students-1,111 students
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% Black
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35%
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% White
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45%
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% Unknown races
100%
9%
Diversity Score0.000.66
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College Completion Rate
60%
50%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,100$28,200
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$17,358$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$4,750
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Acceptance Rate83%70%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Baton Rouge College is Delta College of Arts & Technology (0.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 641 students | 0.20 Mi7380 Exchange Place
    Baton Rouge LA  70806
    (225) 928-7770
    0.20641
  • Camelot College
    Private, for profit
    247 students | 1.00 Mi2618 Wooddale Blvd Ste A
    Baton Rouge LA  70805
    (225) 928-3005
    1.00247
  • 35 students | 1.20 Mi5700 Florida Blvd
    Baton Rouge LA  70816
    (225) 341-2745
    1.2035
  • 7,740 students | 1.50 Mi201 Community College Drive
    Baton Rouge LA  70806
    (225) 216-8000
    1.507,740
  • 1,946 students | 2.70 Mi3250 North Acadian Thruway East
    Baton Rouge LA  70805
    (225) 359-9201
    2.701,946
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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,474 per year for in-state students and $6,533 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,875 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 87%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Louisiana community colleges have a diversity score of 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Delgado Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.