South Central Louisiana Technical 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
  • 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 35:1.
  • 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 Saint Mary County, LA.
  • The nearest community college to South Central Louisiana Technical College is South Central Louisiana Technical College-Lafourche Campus (22.2 miles away).

Top Placements

South Central Louisiana Technical College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
South Central Louisiana Technical College(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty69 staff26 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of South Central Louisiana Technical College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The South Central Louisiana Technical College 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 Enrollment2,992 students1,493 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio43:135:1
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# Full-Time Students642 students382 students
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# Part-Time Students2,350 students1,111 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
5%
6%
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% Black
30%
35%
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% White
57%
45%
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% Two or more races
1%
1%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
3%
9%
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Diversity Score0.580.66
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College Completion Rate
59%
47%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,100$30,100
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,100 is less than the state average of $3,474. 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 $6,533. The out-state tuition has grown by 100% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,100$3,474
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Out-State Tuition Fees$3,725$6,533
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid73%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
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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