Delta College Of Arts & Technology

Overview of Delta College Of Arts & Technology

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

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in nursing and emergency medicine, photography and commercial art.

Delta Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.


The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

Delta has 137 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). The school has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at Delta are female.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Delta

Delta College of Arts & Technology
7380 Exchange Place
Baton Rouge , LA 70806-1529
General Phone: (225) 928-7770

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Delta Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology76dental assistant, medical coding, medical assistant
Nursing and Emergency Medicine65licensed practical nurse, health aide
Photography and Commercial Art10commercial art
Office and Administration4administrative assistant

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree101
Award of less than 1 academic year805
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years651

Delta Student Body

In 2007-2008, Delta had a total enrollment of 137 students (772 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 26%
Black 72%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 10%
20-21 15%
22-24 18%
25-29 27%
30-34 15%
35-39 8%
40-49 4%
50-64 1%

Delta Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 75 %

Delta 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.

Delta Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Delta participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2538300)

Delta Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year0*21$41,245
All faculty totalcalendar year0*21$41,245

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Delta Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Health Aide
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

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Delta Highlights

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What Sets Delta Apart:

Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Delta Female % of student body
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 17%Delta % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
% of degrees in photography and commercial art
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Delta % of degrees in photography and commercial art
Minority % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Delta Minority % of student body

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