Central Louisiana Technical Community College

Alexandria, LA 71302
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Central Louisiana Technical Community College is one of the sixteen public 2-year colleges in Louisiana. The campus is located in an urban area, in Alexandria.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,453 students attend the school. Every year 64% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Central Louisiana Technical Community College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $3,335, and fees were $754. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,335 and $4,863 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleSmall City
Number of Students2,453
Student to Faculty Ratio24:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate69%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Certificate 7 129
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 0

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Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
11/11/1976 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$175/credit
In State Students$175/credit
Out of State Students$346/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $7,875 $7,875 $15,570
ADN 70 $12,250 $12,250 $24,220
BSN 125 $21,875 $21,875 $43,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 54% of Central Louisiana Technical Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 44% $5,716
Other Federal Grant 6% $416
State Grant & Scholarships 11% $1,797
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- $4,244
Federal Student Loans 27% $8,352
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$7,868
$30,001 to $48,000$6,813
$48,001 to $75,000$10,634
$75,001 to $110,000$7,669
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Louisiana state board of nursing.
Central Louisiana Technical Community College
4311 South MacArthur Drive
Alexandria, LA 71302

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