Top Louisiana Community Colleges

For the 2021 school year, there are 71 top community colleges located throughout Louisiana (50 public colleges and 21 private colleges), serving 89,989 students.
For Louisiana 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 (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 87% (view national acceptance rates).
Louisiana community colleges have a diversity score of 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 55% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 35:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(LA) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
6%
Black
35%
White
45%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
9%
LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Louisiana Community Colleges by Town (2021)

  • College Location Students
  • 702 Professional Dr N
    Shreveport LA  71105
    (318) 798-3333

    61 students
  • Baton Rouge College
    Private, for profit
    1771 N Lobdell Blvd. Suite 307
    Baton Rouge LA  70806
    (225) 454-6915

    n/a
    students
  • 201 Community College Drive
    Baton Rouge LA  70806
    (225) 216-8000

    7,740 students
  • 9352 Interline Ave
    Baton Rouge LA  70809
    (225) 923-2524

    78 students
  • Blue Cliff College-Houma
    Private, for profit
    803 Barrow St
    Houma LA  70360
    (985) 601-4000

    218 students
  • Blue Cliff College-Lafayette
    Private, for profit
    120 James Comeaux Rd.
    Lafayette LA  70508
    (337) 269-0620

    307 students
  • Blue Cliff College-Metairie
    Private, for profit
    3200 Cleary Ave
    Metairie LA  70002
    (504) 456-3141

    892 students
  • 8731 Park Plaza Drive
    Shreveport LA  71105
    (318) 425-7941

    253 students
  • 6220 East Texas
    Bossier City LA  71111
    (318) 678-6000

    8,693 students
  • 3250 North Acadian Thruway East
    Baton Rouge LA  70805
    (225) 359-9201

    1,946 students
  • 4311 South MacArthur Drive
    Alexandria LA  71302
    (318) 487-5443

    2,049 students
  • 5700 Florida Blvd
    Baton Rouge LA  70816
    (225) 341-2745

    35 students
  • 615 City Park Ave
    New Orleans LA  70119
    (504) 671-5000

    18,684 students
  • 7380 Exchange Place
    Baton Rouge LA  70806
    (225) 928-7770

    641 students
  • 517 Broad St
    Lake Charles LA  70601
    (337) 439-5765

    208 students
  • 1415 Whitney Ave
    Gretna LA  70053
    (504) 366-5409

    120 students
  • Herzing University-Kenner
    Private, for profit
    2500 Williams Blvd
    Kenner LA  70062
    (504) 733-0074

    381 students
  • 13944 Airline Hwy
    Baton Rouge LA  70817
    (225) 752-4233

    692 students
  • 1407 Highway 311
    Schriever LA  70395
    (985) 448-7900

    2,590 students
  • 8100 Hwy 71 South
    Alexandria LA  71302
    (318) 445-3672

    2,702 students
  • 2048 Johnson Hwy
    Eunice LA  70535
    (337) 457-7311

    2,738 students
  • 3337 Hwy. 10
    Jackson LA  70748
    (225) 634-2636

    771 students
  • 609 Vocational Pky
    West Monroe LA  71292
    (318) 397-6100

    n/a
    students
  • 137 College Street
    Greensburg LA  70441
    (225) 222-4251

    n/a
    students
  • 1710 Sullivan Dr
    Bogalusa LA  70427
    (985) 732-6640

    3,752 students
  • 9500 Industrial Drive
    Minden LA  71055
    (318) 371-3035

    440 students
  • 2106 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop
    Shreveport LA  71118
    (318) 671-4000

    291 students
  • 900 Youngs Road
    Morgan City LA  70380
    (985) 380-2957

    2,992 students
  • 3820 J Bennett Johnston Ave
    Lake Charles LA  70616
    (337) 421-6565

    3,411 students
  • 1505 Metro Dr Ste 1
    Alexandria LA  71301
    (318) 445-2778

    271 students
  • Camelot College
    Private, for profit
    2618 Wooddale Blvd Ste A
    Baton Rouge LA  70805
    (225) 928-3005

    247 students
  • 2319 Louisville Ave
    Monroe LA  71201
    (318) 323-2889

    623 students
  • 1227 Shreveport-Barksdale Hwy
    Shreveport LA  71105
    (318) 629-2889

    303 students
  • 6587 Hwy 1 Bypass
    Natchitoches LA  71458
    (318) 357-3162

    n/a
    students
  • 117 Hwy 1152
    Oakdale LA  71463
    (318) 335-3944

    n/a
    students
  • Show 36 more community colleges in Louisiana (out of 71 total colleges)
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