71302 Community Colleges

  • There are 2 community colleges in 71302, Alexandria, Louisiana, serving 4,751 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is less than the state average of 33:1.

71302, LA Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • 4311 South MacArthur Drive
    Alexandria LA  71302
    (318)487-5443

    2,049 students
  • 8100 Hwy 71 South
    Alexandria LA  71302
    (318)445-3672

    2,702 students
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