70805 Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in 70805, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, serving 2,193 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is less than the state average of 35:1.

70805, LA Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • Camelot College
    Private, for profit
    2618 Wooddale Blvd Ste A
    Baton Rouge LA  70805
    (225)928-3005

    247 students
  • 3250 North Acadian Thruway East
    Baton Rouge LA  70805
    (225)359-9201

    1,946 students
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