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Delgado Community College Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Delgado Community College ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Delgado Community College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Delgado Community College was awarded 8 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Delgado Community College was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Delgado Community College?

Acceptance Rate

Delgado Community College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Delgado Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Delgado Community College, this ratio is 18 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Delgado Community College is 46%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  46 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Delgado Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 44% tells us that most first-year, full-time students don't stick around for a second year at Delgado Community College. Students may have a variety of reasons for this, such as only intending to attend a school for one year while they brush up on certain subjects.

Freshmen Retention Rate  44 out of 100

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Average Overall Diversity at Delgado Community College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 14,239 undergraduates at Delgado Community College with 5,147 being full-time and 9,092 being part-time.

Delgado Community College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

Delgado Community College scored 50.90 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  50.90 out of 100
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How Much Does Delgado Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Delgado Community College is $9,272. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Delgado Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$8,653 $9,485 $11,568 $12,821 $13,218

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Delgado Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Delgado Community College, approximately 47% of students took out student loans averaging $5,169 a year. That adds up to $20,676 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Delgado Community College is 20.0%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Delgado Community College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Delgado Community College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $29,800 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 25% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


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Location of Delgado Community College

Delgado Community College is a public institution situated in New Orleans, Louisiana. The city atmosphere of New Orleans makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Location of Delgado Community College

Contact details for Delgado Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 615 City Park Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone: 504-671-5000
Website: WWW.DCC.EDU

Delgado Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Delgado Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Delgado Community College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 7,007 students took at least one online class at Delgado Community College. This is an increase from the 4,997 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 7,007 1,901
2016-2017 4,997 1,941
2015-2016 11,791 1,727
2014-2015 4,826 1,632
2013-2014 4,156 1,429

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