South Louisiana Community College: Review & Facts

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South Louisiana Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 6,960 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1997 and is one of the 10 schools and colleges located in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
42
Fair
South Louisiana Community College will give you the option to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

South Louisiana Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 42 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, General Studies, Welding, Nursing, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
56%
Bad
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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at South Louisiana Community College is low at 56% (way below Louisiana average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
29 : 1
High
The graduation rate at South Louisiana Community College is very low - 26%. Approximately 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at South Louisiana Community College is a bit disappointing -- 29:1. Read more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,700
Low
Average tuition price is very low, $3,400 a year. The additional fees at South Louisiana Community College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $4,300; which comes to a total of $7,700 per year.

Read the details about South Louisiana 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 college will consider accepting 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at South Louisiana Community College is $5.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to South Louisiana Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (337) 521-9000 or check South Louisiana Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
South Louisiana Community College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at South Louisiana 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
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at South Louisiana Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, South Louisiana Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

South Louisiana Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: South Louisiana Community College, 1101 Bertrand Drive, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506-4109, USA
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