Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter 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-Lamar Salter Campus serves 301 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Top Rankings

Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates--Public Rural-serving SmallAssociate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic

Student Body

The student population of Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment301 students1,370 students
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# Full-Time Students-368 students
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# Part-Time Students-1,002 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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1%
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% Asian
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2%
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% Hispanic
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5%
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% Black
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38%
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% White
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39%
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% Unknown races
100%
11%
Diversity Score0.000.69
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College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
33%
43%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,000$31,000

Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid32%79%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2019 (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. Today, the campuses of the Louisiana Technical College offer approximately 75 training programs offering a diploma under 16 major occupational areas from carpentry to computer networking. Additional, the LTC provides training which leads to an Associate of Applied Technology Degree in 38 programs under thirteen major occupational areas from practical nursing to pulp and paper technology. The Accrediting Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE) accredits each individual campus of the Louisiana Technical College.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus is Central Louisiana Technical Community College-Oakdale Campus (38.7 miles away).
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For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,056 per year for in-state students and $6,925 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,096 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 0.69, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Northshore Technical Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.