Jefferson County Community Colleges

  • There are 5 community colleges in Jefferson County, Louisiana, serving 2,043 students.
  • Jefferson County, LA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.21, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 28:1.

Jefferson County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Blue Cliff College-Metairie
    Pivate, for profit
    3200 Cleary Ave
    Metairie LA  70002
    (504)456-3141

    892 students
  • 1415 Whitney Ave
    Gretna LA  70053
    (504)366-5409

    120 students
  • 2500 Williams Boulevard
    Kenner LA  70062
    504-733-0074

    361 students
  • Herzing University-Kenner
    Pivate, for profit
    2500 Williams Blvd
    Kenner LA  70062
    (504)733-0074

    381 students
  • 5200 Blair Drive
    Metairie LA  70001
    (504)671-6700

    289 students
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