Acadiana Technical College Lafayette: Review & Facts

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Acadiana Technical College Lafayette is a small two-year, public school with 3,550 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1973 and is one of the 9 colleges located in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
At Acadiana Technical College Lafayette you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Acadiana Technical College Lafayette follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Welding, Office and Clerical Services, Nursing, and Electrical and Electronics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
58%
The rate of student retention at Acadiana Technical College Lafayette is low at 58% (below Louisiana average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Acadiana Technical College Lafayette is below average: 58%. Nearly 4% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Acadiana Technical College Lafayette is decent, 16:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,700
Average tuition charges are low - about $5,100 per academic year. The additional fees at Acadiana Technical College Lafayette beyond tuition are nearly $600, which comes to a total of $5,700 per year.

Read the details about Acadiana Technical College Lafayette 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 school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Acadiana Technical College Lafayette is $5.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Acadiana Technical College Lafayette and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (337) 262-5962 or check Acadiana Technical College Lafayette Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Acadiana Technical College Lafayette provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Acadiana Technical College Lafayette, 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
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Acadiana Technical College Lafayette.

Based on the college crime information, Acadiana Technical College Lafayette appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Acadiana Technical College Lafayette Location and Maps



Post Address: Acadiana Technical College Lafayette, 1101 Bertrand Dr, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506-4909, USA
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