Central Louisiana Technical Community College

  • 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
  • Central Louisiana Technical Community College serves 2,049 students (46% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Central Louisiana Technical Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Rapides County, LA.
  • The nearest community college to Central Louisiana Technical Community College is Blue Cliff College-Alexandria (2.2 miles away).

Top Placements

Central Louisiana Technical Community College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Central Louisiana Technical Community College(LA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty99 staff26 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Central Louisiana Technical Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Central Louisiana Technical Community College diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,049 students1,493 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:135:1
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# Full-Time Students938 students382 students
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# Part-Time Students1,111 students1,111 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
3%
6%
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% Black
36%
35%
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% White
50%
45%
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% Two or more races
-
1%
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% Unknown races
8%
9%
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Diversity Score0.610.66
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College Completion Rate
72%
47%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,100$30,100
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $1,783 is less than the state average of $3,474. The in-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $3,162 is less than the state average of $6,533. The out-state tuition has grown by 53% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$1,783$3,474
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Out-State Tuition Fees$3,162$6,533
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2016 (or 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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