Baton Rouge College

Overview of Baton Rouge College

Baton Rouge, LA is home to Baton Rouge College. Baton Rouge is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Baton Rouge College go up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Students commonly pursue studies in law.

Baton Rouge College Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants. Baton Rouge College attracts a lot of applicants every year, and can only accept about 63% of them (as of 2007-2008).

Student Body

The school has 18 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). A very high share of students at Baton Rouge College are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"It is the purpose/mission of BRC to provide instruction in paralegal studies to individuals in metropolitian communities throughout south LA with population bases that can support an auxiliary classroom; to graduate and place those individuals in their respective careers; and to provide continuing education for individuals seeking a new vocational path or for those individuals seeking additional or specialty career training and/or seminars for non-vocational purposes."

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Baton Rouge College
2834 S Sherwood Forest Blvd. Ste B12
Baton Rouge , LA 70816

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Baton Rouge College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Law29legal assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Baton Rouge College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year121
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years91
Associate's degree81

Baton Rouge College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Baton Rouge College had a total enrollment of 18 students (31 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Women 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 6%
22-24 28%
25-29 33%
30-34 17%
40-49 17%

Baton Rouge College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 14 %

Baton Rouge College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Baton Rouge, Louisiana for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Louisiana Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Baton Rouge College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Baton Rouge College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 7,500
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,500
Books and supplies $ 993

Financial Aid:
Baton Rouge College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2617100)

Baton Rouge College Degree Programs (2007)

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

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Baton Rouge College Highlights

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What Sets Baton Rouge College Apart:

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