Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus

15014 Lake Charles Hwy
Leesville, LA 71446
Tel: (337)537-3135 Ext. 201
  • 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 55%.
  • Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus is the only community colleges within Vernon County, LA.
  • The nearest community college to Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus is Central Louisiana Technical Community College-Oakdale Campus (38.7 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

    Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter Campus(LA) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more 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 0.66. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    Total Enrollment301 students1,493 students
    This chart display the total enrollment of Louisiana Technical College-Lamar Salter 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-Lamar Salter 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)
    33%
    43%
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,000$31,000

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2010)32%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. 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.

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