Louisiana Technical College Jefferson Campus

Louisiana Technical College Jefferson Campus

Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus, often referred to as LTC-Jefferson Technical, is situated in Metairie, Louisiana. Together with campuses in Harvey, New Orleans, and Slidell, it makes up the Region 1 of LTC. These campuses now offer academic programs in collaboration with the Delgado Community College.

LTC-Jefferson Technical grants the Associate of Applied Science degree in various fields of study. A number of technical certificates, and diploma programs are also available. Students can choose from courses in accounting technology, film and video production, automotive technology, nursing, culinary arts, and carpentry, among others.

A number of support services are available to the students of Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus. Remedial assistance, career counseling, and job placement assistance are provided by the college. Financial aid is also offered to eligible candidates through Federal Pell Grants, student loans, and part-time employment opportunities. Students are also involved in on-campus organizations like Skills USA, and the Student Government Association.

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Contacting Louisiana Tech Jefferson

Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus
5200 Blair Dr.
Metairie , LA 70001-5605
General Phone: (504) 671-6700

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Louisiana Tech Jefferson Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine26licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant, health aide
Medical Support and Technology8medical assistant, phlebotomy
Mechanics and Repair1HVAC, automobile mechanics
Office and Administration0administrative assistant
Business and Management0accounting technology
Drama and Performing Arts0theatre design
Production Trades0welding
Cooking and Culinary Arts0chef training

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years810
Award of less than 1 academic year272
Associate's degree02

Louisiana Tech Jefferson Student Body

In 2007-2008, Louisiana Tech Jefferson had a total enrollment of 639 students (394 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 36%
Black 43%
Hispanic 9%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 12%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 7%
20-21 11%
22-24 13%
25-29 28%
30-34 16%
35-39 9%
40-49 10%
50-64 6%

Louisiana Tech Jefferson Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 29 %
Part-Time 40 %

Louisiana Tech Jefferson Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Metairie, 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 Jefferson Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 964
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 1,555
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Louisiana Tech Jefferson participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 548816)

Louisiana Tech Jefferson Faculty

Louisiana Tech Jefferson has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track46

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*4$75,879
All faculty totalcalendar year2*4$75,879

*: 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
No academic rankacademic year2*2*
All faculty totalacademic year2*2*

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

Louisiana Tech Jefferson Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Drama And Performing Arts
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Health Aide
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

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