2100 N. E. E. Wallace Blvd
Ferriday, LA 71334
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  • 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

FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus serves 291 students (32% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 291 students
  • Minority enrollment: 45%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus
(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Small
Associate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
n/a
37 staff

Student Body

The student population of FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
291 students
686 students
This chart display the total enrollment of FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus and community college average number of enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
# Full-Time Students
93 students
291 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Part-Time Students
198 students
395 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of LA.
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
217 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
1%
% Asian
n/a
1%
% Hispanic
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Black
42%
38%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus and the percentage of Black community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
55%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus and the percentage of White community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Hawaiian
n/a
1%
% Two or more races
n/a
3%
% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.52
0.69
This chart display the diversity score of FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus and the community college average diversity score of LA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
59%
42%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) (Year 2010)
$31,000
$31,000

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
50%
76%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in FLouisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
79%
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
21
ACT Math
n/a
20
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (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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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 291 students
  • Minority enrollment: 45%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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 $14,664 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 84%. 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 0.71. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Northshore Technical Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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