Northshore Technical Community College

  • The Louisiana Technical College (LTC) delivers instructional programs which provide skilled employees for business and industry that contribute to the overall economic development and workforce needs of the state. The LTC provides individuals with quality and relevant learning opportunities consistent with identified student and business and industry needs within a life-long learning environment.

School Highlights

Northshore Technical Community College serves 4,674 students (37% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.

Top Rankings

Northshore Technical Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 203 teachers has grown by 53% over five years.
Northshore Technical Community College(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High NontraditionalAssociate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty203 staff37 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Northshore Technical Community College has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 37:1 over five years.
The Northshore Technical Community College diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment4,674 students686 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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# Full-Time Students1,716 students291 students
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# Part-Time Students2,958 students395 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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1%
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% Asian
-
1%
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% Hispanic
3%
5%
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% Black
30%
38%
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% White
37%
39%
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% Hawaiian
1%
1%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
27%
11%
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Diversity Score0.700.69
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College Completion Rate
43%
38%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,100$31,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,580 is less than the state average of $4,056. The in-state tuition has declined by 12% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,342 is less than the state average of $6,925. The out-state tuition has declined by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,580$4,056
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,342$6,925
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid91%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,421$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Louisiana Technical College provides statewide technical and vocational education and is composed of seven districts with forty campuses, each consisting of a multicultural population encompassing much diversification in the way of ideas, traditions, values, skills, and arts. This college is governed by the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) Board of Supervisors, which in turn comes under regulations set forth by the Louisiana Board of Regents for Higher Education. The Louisiana Technical College works closely with local and statewide industry to bring the latest training programs to our students. Each campus offers customized training programs. The Accrediting Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE) accredits each individual campus of the Louisiana Technical College.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Northshore Technical Community College is Pearl River Community College (19.0 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,056 per year for in-state students and $6,925 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,664 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Louisiana community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Northshore Technical Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.