70809 Community Colleges

  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in 70809, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, serving 460 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is less than the state average of 35:1.

70809, LA Community Colleges (2019-20)

  • College Location Students
  • 9352 Interline Ave
    Baton Rouge LA  70809
    (225)923-2524

    78 students
  • Fortis College-Baton Rouge
    Private, for profit
    9255 Interline Avenue
    Baton Rouge LA  70809
    (225)248-1015

    382 students
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