Baton Rouge Community College: Review & Facts

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Baton Rouge Community College is a large two-year, public school with 7,645 students enrolled. This college was established in 1995 and is one of the 25 colleges located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
Fair
At Baton Rouge Community College you can earn your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Baton Rouge Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Flight and Aviation, Nursing, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
42%
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Baton Rouge Community College is very low at 42% (way below Louisiana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
23 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Baton Rouge Community College is very low: 13%.

Student to faculty ratio at Baton Rouge Community College is reasonable - 23:1. Learn more information on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,200
Low
Average tuition price is low - about $7,000 a year. The additional fees at Baton Rouge Community College (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,200, which comes to $8,200 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school 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 Baton Rouge Community College is $10.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Baton Rouge Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (225) 216-8000 or check Baton Rouge Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Baton Rouge Community College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Baton Rouge 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 this moment there is no on-campus housing at Baton Rouge Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Baton Rouge Community College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Baton Rouge Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Baton Rouge Community College, 201 Community College Drive, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806, USA
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