Delgado Community College: Review & Facts

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Delgado Community College is a very large two-year, public school with 16,135 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1921 and is one of the 18 colleges located in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
79
Fair
Delgado Community College will give you the opportunity to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Delgado Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 79 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Engineering, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
54%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Delgado Community College student retention rate is low at 54% (way below Louisiana average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Delgado Community College is very low: 15%.

Student to faculty ratio at Delgado Community College is reasonably decent, 19:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,300
Low
Average tuition pricing is low, about $7,700 a year. The additional fees at Delgado Community College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $600, which comes to a total of $8,300 a year.

Read the details about Delgado Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting your 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 Delgado Community College is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Delgado Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (504) 671-5000 or check Delgado Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Delgado Community College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Delgado Community College, 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
Yes
At present there is no on-campus housing at Delgado Community College.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Delgado Community College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Delgado Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Delgado Community College, 615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119, USA
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