Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston (Closed 2014)

1010 James St
Ruston, LA 71273
  • Northeast Louisiana Technical College (NELTC) campuses offer courses and programs that teach high demand skills needed to get a job, to cross-train for different positions, or to retrain for a new career. Students are provided with relevant, hands-on training to prepare them to enter and to advance in the 21st Century workforce. Emphasis is placed on current industry based certifications and standards to ensure that students obtain marketable skills. Northeast Louisiana Technical College (NELTC) campuses provide access and opportunity for Louisiana citizens to prepare for a career in high-wage, high-demand fields. The five NELTC campuses provide skilled employees for business and industry to support the overall economic development and workforce needs of the state and region.

School Highlights

Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston served 254 students (38% of students were full-time).
Minority enrollment was 47% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 61%.

School Overview

Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's--Public Rural-serving SmallAssociate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic

Student Body

The student population of Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment254 students686 students
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# Full-Time Students96 students291 students
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# Part-Time Students158 students395 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Hispanic
2%
5%
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% Black
42%
38%
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% White
53%
39%
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% Unknown races
2%
11%
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Diversity Score0.540.69
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College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
47%
42%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,000$31,000

Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid49%76%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2010 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston is Platt College-McCann-Monroe (31.9 miles away).
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