South Central Louisiana Technical College

Tel: (985)380-2957
  • 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
  • South Central Louisiana Technical College serves 2,992 students (21% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the state community college average of 33:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • South Central Louisiana Technical College is the only community colleges within St. Mary Parish County, LA.
  • The nearest community college is L E Fletcher Technical Community College (28.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
South Central Louisiana Technical College (LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs Four or more years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 69 staff 25 staff
South Central Louisiana Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,992 has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,992 students 1,288 students
South Central Louisiana Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 43:1 33:1
South Central Louisiana Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 642 students 382 students
South Central Louisiana Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 2,350 students 906 students
South Central Louisiana Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
South Central Louisiana Technical College Enrollment Breakdown LA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
South Central Louisiana Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
South Central Louisiana Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
5%
5%
South Central Louisiana Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
30%
35%
South Central Louisiana Technical College Black (2007-2016)
% White
57%
45%
South Central Louisiana Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
South Central Louisiana Technical College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
South Central Louisiana Technical College Non Resident (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
3%
11%
South Central Louisiana Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.58 0.66
South Central Louisiana Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
59%
47%
South Central Louisiana Technical College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $31,100 $28,200
South Central Louisiana Technical College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2012)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,100 is less than the state average of $3,434. The in-state tuition has grown by 92% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $3,725 is less than the state average of $6,475. The out-state tuition has grown by 100% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,100 $3,434
South Central Louisiana Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,725 $6,475
South Central Louisiana Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 73% 90%
South Central Louisiana Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates - $10,800
Median Debt for Dropouts - $5,125
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • South Central Louisiana Technical College (SCLTC) has campus in Morgan City, Thibodaux, Galliano, and Reserve. Our campuses offer certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees leading to exciting careers for students seeking long-term employment.  The job market is very competitive.  Students completing technical college training programs leave with a competitive edge needed to acquire a great job.  With hands-on competency-based instruction, our students develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence needed to succeed in the job market and to succeed in life.  If our students succeed, then we as technical college educators succeed.  We hope that the information provided on this website will be helpful and informative.  Feel free to contact us or visit any of our campuses.  Remember, a student's success is our success.

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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,434 per year for in-state students and $6,475 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,985 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Louisiana community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.66, which is equal to the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Delgado Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.