SLCC Gulf Area Campus

  • 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

School Overview

    SLCC Gulf Area Campus(LA) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The SLCC Gulf Area Campus diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    Total Enrollment-1,493 students
    This chart display the total enrollment of SLCC Gulf Area Campus and community college average number of enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    # Full-Time Students-382 students
    This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of SLCC Gulf Area Campus and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    # Part-Time Students-1,111 students
    This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of SLCC Gulf Area Campus and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    % Asian
    -
    2%
    This chart display the percentage of Asian students in SLCC Gulf Area Campus and the percentage of Asian community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    % Hispanic
    -
    6%
    This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in SLCC Gulf Area Campus and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    % Black
    -
    35%
    This chart display the percentage of Black students in SLCC Gulf Area Campus and the percentage of Black community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    % White
    -
    45%
    This chart display the percentage of White students in SLCC Gulf Area Campus and the percentage of White community college students in LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    % Unknown races
    100%
    9%
    Diversity Score0.000.66
    This chart display the diversity score of SLCC Gulf Area Campus and the community college average diversity score of LA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
    58%
    43%
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,000$31,000

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid79%79%
      This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in SLCC Gulf Area Campus 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--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      Source: 2010 (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. Gulf Area Campus is located in the middle of the historic city of Abbeville, Louisiana. Abbeville is the largest city in Vermilion Parish and serves as the parish seat. Vermilion is a coastal parish whose southern border is defined by the Vermilion Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Louisiana Technical College, Gulf Area Campus prides itself on offering quality educational opportunities to the citizens of south Louisiana. The economic well being of this state and nation is dependent on a competent, trained workforce. Louisiana Technical College, Acadian Campus is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education and is part of the Louisiana Community and Technical College System and The Louisiana Technical College.

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