Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus

Tel: (225)634-2636
  • 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 American and Asian), 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 is Louisiana Technical College-Jumonville Memorial (19.30 miles away).

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 771 has declined by 25% 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 Enrollment771 students1,493 students
    Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
    % 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.0.000.66
    Louisiana Technical College-Folkes Campus Diversity Score (2010-2016)
    College Completion Rate
    75%
    47%
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,000$28,200

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid16%89%
      Median Debt for Graduates-$10,800
      Median Debt for Dropouts-$5,125
      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.

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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 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

      Louisiana 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 0.66, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Delgado Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.