Delta College Inc

Overview of Delta College Inc

Delta is located in a small suburb, in Covington, LA. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degree levels at Delta top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study therapy and counseling.

Delta Selectivity

Delta maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 106 students (505 full-time equivalent).

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Delta

Delta College Inc
19231 N. 6th Street
Covington , LA 70433-8947
General Phone: (985) 892-6651

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Delta Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine49licensed practical nurse
Medical Support and Technology42dental assistant, medical assistant
Therapy and Counseling31massage therapy
Medical Administration10health and medical administrative
Office and Administration0administrative assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Delta in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year835
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years491

Delta Student Body

In 2007-2008, Delta had a total enrollment of 106 students (505 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 65%
Black 32%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 19%
20-21 11%
22-24 12%
25-29 23%
30-34 15%
35-39 8%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%

Delta Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 77 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 58%

Delta Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Covington, 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.

Delta Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Delta participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3332600)

Delta Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Delta Highlights

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What Sets Delta Apart:

% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Delta % of degrees in therapy and counseling
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Delta Female % of student body

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