Fletcher Technical Community College

School Highlights

Fletcher Technical Community College serves 2,161 students (54% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is lower than the state community college average of 32:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Top Rankings

Fletcher Technical Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Fletcher Technical Community College(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/NontraditionalAssociate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty72 staff26 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Fletcher Technical Community College has declined by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The Fletcher Technical Community College diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 21% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,161 students1,370 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:132:1
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# Full-Time Students1,159 students368 students
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# Part-Time Students1,002 students1,002 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
3%
5%
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% Black
21%
38%
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% White
54%
39%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
11%
11%
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Diversity Score0.650.69
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College Completion Rate
24%
41%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,400$28,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,242 is less than the state average of $4,056. The in-state tuition has declined by 17% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,138 is less than the state average of $6,925. The out-state tuition has declined by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,242$4,056
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,138$6,925
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$5,500$10,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$4,750
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • L. E. Fletcher Technical Community College is a student-oriented facility whose objective is to provide students with training and support required to reach their goals. The professional staff of L. E. Fletcher Technical Community College can provide both the academic and technical training needed to succeed in today's job market. The hands-on approach of instruction enables students to obtain the skills needed to succeed in their chosen career. We welcome the opportunity to provide you with the skills you need to succeed . Fletcher Technical Community College assures that its programs are responsive to the needs of the citizens, business and industry, and other educational institutions of Louisiana. Fletcher Technical Community College in conjunction with Region 3 Tech Prep will be offering a 3 day Technology Summer Camp. Activities will be offered by 9 different technical programs: Automotive, Air Conditioning, Drafting & Design, Electrical, Electronics, Machine, Marine, Marine Diesel, and Welding.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Fletcher Technical Community College is South Central Louisiana Technical College-Lafourche Campus (6.1 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,056 per year for in-state students and $6,925 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,096 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 0.69, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Northshore Technical Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.