Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus

  • 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
  • Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus serves 771 students
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus is the only community colleges within East Feliciana County, LA.
  • The nearest community college to Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus is Louisiana Technical College-Jumonville Memorial (19.3 miles away).

Top Placements

Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus places among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

School Overview

    Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus(LA) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationAssociates--Public Urban-serving MulticaBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelLess than 2 yearsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The student population of Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus 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 Enrollment771 students1,493 students
    This chart display the total enrollment of Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus and community college average number of enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    % Unknown races
    100%
    9%
    Diversity Score0.000.66
    This chart display the diversity score of Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus and the community college average diversity score of LA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
    75%
    43%
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,000$31,000

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2010)16%79%
      Median Debt for Graduates--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) 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.

      Nearby Schools

      • College Location Mi. Students
      • 225 students | 19.30 Mi605 Hospital Road
        New Roads LA  70760
        (225)638-8613
        19.30225
      • 1,946 students | 24.80 Mi3250 North Acadian Thruway East
        Baton Rouge LA  70805
        (225)359-9201
        24.801,946
      • Camelot College
        Private, for profit
        247 students | 25.40 Mi2618 Wooddale Blvd Ste A
        Baton Rouge LA  70805
        (225)928-3005
        25.40247
      • 641 students | 26.10 Mi7380 Exchange Place
        Baton Rouge LA  70806
        (225)928-7770
        26.10641
      • Baton Rouge College
        Private, for profit
        n/a students | 26.20 Mi1771 N Lobdell Blvd. Suite 307
        Baton Rouge LA  70806
        (225)454-6915
        26.20n/a
      Recent Articles
      Complaints about the current system of accrediting community colleges, combined with the quickly changing scope of community college education and how it’s delivered, may soon necessitate changes in the way that community college programs are accredited.
      Community college enrollment is in decline, but some schools are refusing to roll over. Read on to learn the factors impacting enrollment rates and what some schools are doing to stay afloat.
      In a time of change, the LGBTQ community is receiving more support than ever and the world is changing with each passing year. As a young adult member of the LGBTQ community, you have unique opportunities to take advantage of when preparing to enter college if you choose to. Keep reading to learn what you can expect to see during your college search and how best to prepare for your freshman year.
      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.