Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus

5200 Blair Drive
Metairie, LA 70001-5605
Tel: (504)671-6700
  • 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-Jefferson Campus serves 289 students (38% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus is one of 5 community colleges within Jefferson County, LA.
  • The nearest community college is Blue Cliff College-Metairie (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty13 staff26 staff
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 289 has declined by 82% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same 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 Enrollment289 students1,493 students
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus Total Enrollment (2010-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:134:1
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students111 students382 students
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus Full-Time Students (2010-2016)
# Part-Time Students178 students1,111 students
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus Part-Time Students (2010-2016)
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus Enrollment Breakdown LA All Enrollment Breakdown
% 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-Jefferson Campus Diversity Score (2010-2016)
College Completion Rate
14%
47%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,000$28,200

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,955 is less than the state average of $3,474. The in-state tuition has grown by 222% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,433 is less than the state average of $6,533. The out-state tuition has grown by 338% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,955$3,474
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,433$6,533
Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2014-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid33%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.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Blue Cliff College-Metairie
    Private, for profit
    892 students | 2.20 Mi3200 Cleary Ave
    Metairie LA  70002
    (504)456-3141
    2.20892
  • 361 students | 3.60 Mi2500 Williams Boulevard
    Kenner LA  70062
    504-733-0074
    3.60361
  • Herzing University-Kenner
    Private, for profit
    381 students | 3.60 Mi2500 Williams Blvd
    Kenner LA  70062
    (504)733-0074
    3.60381
  • 18,684 students | 5.10 Mi615 City Park Ave
    New Orleans LA  70119
    (504)671-5000
    5.1018,684
  • Cameron College
    Private, for profit
    20 students | 6.10 Mi2740 Canal St
    New Orleans LA  70119
    (504)821-5881
    6.1020
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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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, LA is Herzing University-Kenner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.