Gretna College School of Allied Health

Tel: (504)366-5409
  • Our mission at Gretna Career College (GCC) is to provide competency-based occupational education that meets industry standards and employers’ needs by equipping our students with the skills necessary to compete in the today’s workforce. Our primary objective is to ensure a positive learning experience, promote self esteem, and develop the maximum potential of each student by providing quality training in a professional work environment. GCC provides both diploma programs and Associates of Occupational Studies programs in health, business and auto repair tracks. GCC believes that professionalism is as an important aspect of training as acquiring technical skills. Students must adhere to attendance and conduct regulations as well as maintain satisfactory academic progress in the classroom, laboratory, and clinical and/or clerical settings. Training in professionalism develops a positive attitude, personal motivation, self reliance, work maturity, and career pride. GCC seeks to graduate every student who enrolls in training.
School Highlights
  • Gretna College School of Allied Health serves 120 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Gretna College School of Allied Health is one of 5 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
  • The nearest community college is Cameron College (4.00 miles away).

School Overview

Gretna College School of Allied Health (LA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Less than 2 years (below associate) Four or more years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty - staff 25 staff
Gretna College School of Allied Health Total Faculty (2007-2012)

Student Body

  • The student population of 120 has declined by 24% over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment 120 students 1,288 students
Gretna College School of Allied Health Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 0:1 33:1
Gretna College School of Allied Health Student Staff Ratio (2007-2012)
# Full-Time Students 120 students 382 students
Gretna College School of Allied Health Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Gretna College School of Allied Health Enrollment Breakdown LA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
- -
Gretna College School of Allied Health American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2010)
% Asian
-
2%
Gretna College School of Allied Health Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
-
5%
Gretna College School of Allied Health Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
-
35%
Gretna College School of Allied Health Black (2007-2013)
% White
-
45%
Gretna College School of Allied Health White (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
100%
11%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.00 0.66
Gretna College School of Allied Health Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
72%
-
Gretna College School of Allied Health Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $17,900 -
Gretna College School of Allied Health Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 90%
Median Debt for Graduates $9,500 -
Gretna College School of Allied Health Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2013)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,334 -
Gretna College School of Allied Health Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2013)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Cameron College
    Pivate, for profit
    20 students | 4.00 Mi2740 Canal St
    New Orleans LA  70119
    (504)821-5881
    4.0020
  • n/a students | 5.00 Mi3727 Louisa St
    New Orleans LA  70126
    (504)736-7072
    5.00n/a
  • 2,617 students | 5.40 Mi3710 Paris Rd
    Chalmette LA  70043
    (504)278-6200
    5.402,617
  • 18,684 students | 5.60 Mi615 City Park Ave
    New Orleans LA  70119
    (504)671-5000
    5.6018,684
  • Blue Cliff College-Metairie
    Pivate, for profit
    892 students | 9.50 Mi3200 Cleary Ave
    Metairie LA  70002
    (504)456-3141
    9.50892
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Did You Know?
Jefferson County, LA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.21, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, LA is Herzing University-Kenner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.