70119 Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in 70119, New Orleans, Louisiana, serving 18,704 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is less than the state average of 35:1.

70119, LA Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • Cameron College
    Private, for profit
    2740 Canal St
    New Orleans LA  70119
    (504)821-5881

    20 students
  • 615 City Park Ave
    New Orleans LA  70119
    (504)671-5000

    18,684 students
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