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 Classification
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Small
Associate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
n/a
37 staff

Student Body

Total Enrollment
254 students
686 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
# Full-Time Students
96 students
291 students
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# Part-Time Students
158 students
395 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
n/a
169 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
96 students
284 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
9 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
158 students
923 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
12 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
217 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
n/a
1%
% Hispanic
2%
5%
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% Black
42%
38%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston and the percentage of Black community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
% White
53%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston and the percentage of White community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
% Hawaiian
n/a
1%
% Two or more races
n/a
3%
% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.54
0.69
This chart display the diversity score of Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston and the community college average diversity score of LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years) (Year 2010)
47%
42%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.87%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) (Year 2010)
$31,000
$31,000

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
49%
76%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Ruston and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
n/a
$12,567
Median Debt for Dropouts
n/a
$5,500
Acceptance Rate
n/a
79%
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
21
ACT Math
n/a
20
Source: 2010 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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