Louisiana Technical College Hammond Area Branch Campus

Overview of Louisiana Technical College Hammond Area Branch Campus

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area is located in a rural site not far from an urban area, in Hammond, LA. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at Louisiana Tech Hammond Area top out at the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study nursing and emergency medicine.

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Selectivity

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area maintains an open-admission policy.


The school's tenure system is geared toward rewarding and keeping the most valuable professors.

Student Body

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area offers classes to 344 students (263 full-time equivalent).

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Tuition and Affordability

Tuition is fairly low at the school.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Louisiana Tech Hammond Area

Louisiana Technical College-Hammond Area Branch Campus
111 Pride Dr
Hammond , LA 70401

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Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine55EMT ambulance attendant, licensed practical nurse, health aide
Mechanics and Repair14autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Production Trades13welding
Medical Administration11medical secretary
Beauty and Cosmetology6barber
Office and Administration2administrative assistant
Business and Management1accounting technology
Computer Science and Engineering1computer networking

Number of programs and degrees for Louisiana Tech Hammond Area in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year348
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years6910
Associate's degree01

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Student Body

In 2007-2008, Louisiana Tech Hammond Area had a total enrollment of 344 students (263 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 68%
Black 26%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 21%
18-19 25%
20-21 15%
22-24 9%
25-29 16%
30-34 5%
35-39 3%
40-49 4%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 40 %
Part-Time 20 %

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Hammond, 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.

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 976
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 1,565
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Louisiana Tech Hammond Area participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 548814)

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Faculty

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track65

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year5$56,0904$56,395
All faculty totalcalendar year5$56,0904$56,395

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year2*1*
All faculty totalacademic year2*1*

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

Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
Health Aide
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

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Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Highlights

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What Sets Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Apart:

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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 11%Louisiana Tech Hammond Area % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 15%Louisiana Tech Hammond Area % of full-time faculty on tenure track
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Top 18%Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Number of degree programs
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(for open-admission colleges)
Top 19%Louisiana Tech Hammond Area Faculty/student ratio (full-time)

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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