L E Fletcher Technical Community College

School Highlights
  • L E Fletcher Technical Community College serves 2,590 students (46% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • L E Fletcher Technical Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Terrebonne County, LA.
  • The nearest community college to L E Fletcher Technical Community College is Blue Cliff College-Houma (1.3 miles away).

Top Placements

L E Fletcher Technical Community College places 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.
L E Fletcher Technical Community College(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty72 staff26 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of L E Fletcher Technical Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The L E Fletcher Technical Community College diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,590 students1,493 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio36:135:1
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# Full-Time Students1,200 students382 students
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# Part-Time Students1,390 students1,111 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
3%
6%
% Black
23%
35%
% White
64%
45%
% Two or more races
2%
1%
% Unknown races
3%
9%
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Diversity Score0.530.66
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
12%
47%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,400$28,200
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,242 is less than the state average of $3,474. The in-state tuition has grown by 54% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,138 is less than the state average of $6,533. The out-state tuition has grown by 60% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,242$3,474
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,138$6,533
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid74%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2016 (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.

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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.