Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge: Review & Facts

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Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge is a small two-year, public school with 3,765 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1999 and is one of the 26 schools located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge.

Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Welding, Automotive and Mechanic, Nursing, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
49%
Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge student retention rate is very low at 49% (way below Louisiana average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge is low - 42%.

Student to faculty ratio at Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge is a bit disappointing -- 30:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$3,600
Average tuition pricing is very low - $3,000 a year. The additional fees at Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $600; this comes to $3,600 per academic year.

Read the details about Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge is $5.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (225) 359-9201 or check Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge.

Based on the college crime numbers, Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge Location and Maps



Post Address: Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge, 3250 North Acadian Thruway East, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70805, USA
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