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Baton Rouge Community College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Louisiana

Description

The mission of Baton Rouge Community College is to identify and meet the educational and workforce needs of our community through innovative, accessible, and dynamic programs.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 7606

Undergraduate Students: 7606
Faculty: 100

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 76:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 76:1

Contact Information

Address:
201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge Louisiana 70806

Website: http://www.mybrcc.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 225-216-8000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Admissions
800-601-4558

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
A student who transfers to BRCC with an adjusted cumulative grade point average of 2.00 or higher as defined by the last institution attended will be admitted in good standing. Students who are transferring from another university or college on probationary or suspended status will be admitted to BRCC on academic probation.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
BRCC accepts only transfer credits that have been awarded a grade of 'C' or better.

Credits (Min/Max):
A maximum of 45 transfer credits will be accepted toward degree requirements for the published degree program.

Test Scores for Applying:

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:
There is a $7 online application fee.

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.mybrcc.edu/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=346&Itemid=312

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Eligibility for all need-based funds is determined through BRCC's review and verification of the data. BRCC policy requires that the Financial Aid Office perform a 100% verification of all student FAFSAs submitted.

Special Programs

Notes

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Bossier Parish Community College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Louisiana

Description

The mission of Bossier Parish Community College is to promote attainment of educational goals within the community and strengthen the regional economy. This mission is accomplished through the innovative delivery of quality courses and programs that provide sound academic education, broad vocational and career training, continuing education, and varied community services. The College provides a wholesome, ethical, and intellectually stimulating environment in which students develop their academic and vocational skills to compete in a technological society.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 4665

Undergraduate Students: 4665
Faculty: 115

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 41:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 41:1

Contact Information

Address:
6220 East Texas
Bossier City Louisiana 71111

Website: http://www.bpcc.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 318-678-6000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Admissions
318-678-6004
admissions@bpcc.edu

Transfer Services Contact:
Student Services
studentservices@bpcc.edu

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Transfer credits from all regionally accredited institutions of higher education are recorded on the student's permanent records.

Credits (Min/Max):
Each advisor makes an unofficial evaluation of the transcript based on the course content, credit hours, instructor qualifications and contact hours. The evaluation is approved by an appropriate dean and Executive Dean of Instruction/Vice Chancellor.

Test Scores for Applying:
You must submit ACT scores or take the placement test or provide documentation that he or she meets the prerequisites to schedule a mathematics or English course.

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.bpcc.edu/admissions/forms.html

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information

Centenary College of Louisiana

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Louisiana

Description

Founded in 1825, Centenary College of Louisiana is among the oldest colleges in the country. Located in Shreveport, Louisiana, Centenary ranks well among colleges in the Southeast for both its value and its overall quality. Financial aid is strong, with nearly all students receiving some form of significant grant aid. Students come from 30 states and 12 countries, although nearly two-thirds come from Louisiana. Students can expect to know their professors well - the college has an 11 to 1 student / faculty ratio, and an average class size of 16. On the athletic front, Centenary had been the smallest Division I school in the country. In July of 2011 the Centenary Gents and Ladies joined the Division III American Southwest Conference.

Most Popular Majors

Biology, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Exercise Science, Psychology

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 907
Total Grad Students: 107
Undergraduate Students: 800
Faculty: 72

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1

Percent Male: 43%
Percent Female: 57%

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: 51%

Six-Year Graduation Rate: 62%

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From: Spring 2010

Contact Information

Address:
2911 Centenary Boulevard
Shreveport Louisiana 71134

Website: http://www.centenary.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 318-869-5011

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Gail Roberson
Director, Admission
318-869-5131
groberson@centenary.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Credit is transferred only from accredited colleges and universities in which a grade of "C" or better (or a "P") has been earned, and only for courses in academic disciplines offered at Centenary.

Credits (Min/Max):
After earning sixty-four (64) transferable semester hours at a two-year post-secondary college, a student may not take additional work at a two-year college and have it apply toward a degree from Centenary.

Test Scores for Applying:
Applicants under the age of 25, with fewer than 30 transferable hours, must submit results of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT I) and/or American College Test (ACT).

Letters of Recommendation Required:
At least one letter of recommendation from a college professor or advisor is required, but additional sources are also welcomed to provide additional recommendations on the student's behalf.

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:
There is a non-refundable $30 fee to apply.

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:
15-Feb

Spring Deadline:
1-Dec

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.centenary.edu/admission/apply

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite 21 27
English 21 29
Math 20 27
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading 478 600
Math 490 600
Writing

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied:

Transfers Accepted:

Transfer Percentage Accepted: %

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: 63%

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: -63%

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Books: 1200

Other Expenses: 2880

Room and Board: 8730

Tuition and Fees: 25290

Total Cost: 38100

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From: 2011-12

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Whether it's through state or federal grants, student loans, or work-study, Centenary offers many financial aid opportunities to help make your education affordable.

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Own Financial Aid Form?

Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans: 5153

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: 98%

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: 98%

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: 52%

Financial Aid Data From: Fall 2010

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information

Delgado Community College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Louisiana

Description

Delgado is renowned as Louisiana's oldest and largest community college, serving men and women of all ages who reflect the diversity of the New Orleans metropolitan area. Delgado is a comprehensive, multi-campus community college and a major institution of higher education in the State of Louisiana. Its seven locations form a center for professional and advanced technology career education, academic pre-baccalaureate education, and traditional occupational training.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 14450

Undergraduate Students: 14450
Faculty: 425

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 34:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 34:1

Contact Information

Address:
615 City Park Ave
New Orleans Louisiana 70119

Website: http://www.dcc.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 504-361-6410

Additional Campuses:
West Bank Campus
2600 General Meyer Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70114

Charity School of Nursing Campus
450 S. Claiborne Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112

Delgado Northshore - Covington
207 E. Lockwood Street
Covington, LA 70433

Delgado Northshore - Slidell
320 Howze Beach Road
Slidell, LA 70461

Maritime, Fire and Industrial Training Facility
13200 Old Gentilly Road
New Orleans, LA 70129

Delgado - Jefferson
5200 Blair Drive
Metairie, LA 70001

Delgado - West Jefferson
475 Manhattan Boulevard
Harvey, LA 70058

Delgado - Slidell Instructional Services
56707 Behrman Street
Slidell, LA 70458

Admissions Contact:
Earl Collins
Enrollment Advisor, Admissions
504-671-5017
ecolli@dccc.edu

Transfer Services Contact:
Tomeka Black
Transfer Center
504-671-6013
tblack@dcc.edu

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
A grade of "C" or better is required in courses in student's major.

Credits (Min/Max):

Test Scores for Applying:

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:
There is a $25 application fee ($50 for International applicants).

Other Requirements:
Submit proof of immunization compliance if born after 1956. Submit proof of registration with military selective service for male applicants between the ages of 18 and 26 .

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From:

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Our goal is to provide the BEST possible service to students and families in need of financial assistance to meet the increasing cost of higher education. DCC believes that no student who wishes to pursue a college education should be denied.

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information

Dillard University

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Louisiana

Description

Since 1869, Dillard University has been committed to providing students with a quality four-year liberal arts education. Dillard is a fully accredited private, historically black university. In 2007, U.S. News & World Reports ranked Dillard among the nation's Top 10 HCBUs, based on comprehensive undergraduate studies. Dillard also was ranked 17th in the U.S. News "America's Best Colleges 2007" list of Comprehensive Colleges - Bachelor's (South). The cornerstone of New Orleans' Gentilly Community, the university is set on a beautiful and serene 55-acre campus, replete with signature live oak trees and a mixture of historic buildings and modern facilities. Our current student body hails from 27 states and six foreign countries.

Most Popular Majors

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 851
Total Grad Students:
Undergraduate Students: 851
Faculty: 101

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1

Percent Male: %
Percent Female: %

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: %

Six-Year Graduation Rate: %

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From:

Contact Information

Address:
2601 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans Louisiana 70122

Website: http://www.dillard.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 504-283-3882

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Meredith Reed
Director, Admissions
(504) 816-4670
mreed@dillard.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:
Kiki Baker Barnes
Director, Athletics
(504) 816-4953
kbarnes@dillard.edu

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Dillard does not publish a minimum GPA requirement for transfer.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
A grade of "C" or above is acceptable for transfer consideration.

Credits (Min/Max):
Dillard accepts no more that sixty (60) semester hours of transfer credit. Students must complete at least three-fourths of the courses required in their fields of concentration at Dillard.

Test Scores for Applying:
You may be required to submit official SAT/ACT test scores.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Dillard requires the submission of personal/academic recommendations.

Essay(s) required:
Dillard does not publish a requirement for the submission of an essay.

Application Fee:
There is a $30 nonrefundable application fee.

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite
English
Math
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading
Math
Writing

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied:

Transfers Accepted:

Transfer Percentage Accepted: %

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: %

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: %

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Books:

Other Expenses:

Room and Board:

Tuition and Fees:

Total Cost:

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From:

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Financial aid is any source of funds available to assist students pay for the costs of a college education. If you think you will need assistance, you are encouraged to apply for financial aid.

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Own Financial Aid Form?

Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans:

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: %

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: %

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: %

Financial Aid Data From:

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information