Delgado Community College

New Orleans, LA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 11,287
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Predominantly black institution
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Large City (>250k)
Two-year, large // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 36% / 64% (2017)

First generation college students: 52.2% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 9.1% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.3% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 48.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 26.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 17.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 11.7% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 31.5%
Black: 46.6%
Hispanic: 10.7%
Asian: 2.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.4%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 1.8%
2+ races: 4.2%
Non-resident alien: 1.5%
Unknown race: 0.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $13,538
In-State tuition: $3,976
Out-of-State tuition: $3,976

Estimated books and supplies: $1,200 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $8,789 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $31,588 (2017)
Median Family Income: $16,650 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 59.5%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 45.4%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $20,198 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $214 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $6,298
$30k-48k $6,609
$48k-75k $8,969
$75k-110k $12,490
$110k+ $11,923

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 93.4% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $20,198 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $9,023 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $9,745 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $10,273 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 74.7% (2015)
@3 year 68.9% (2017)
@5 year 69.4% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 50.7% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 53.6% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $36,362 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $40,230 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 10 $51,487 ($4,291)
Associate's Degree Data Processing. 34 $17,418 $201 $31,742 ($2,645) $40,150 ($3,346)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 42
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Funeral Service and Mortuary Science. 7
Associate's Degree Funeral Service and Mortuary Science. 12
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services. 36 $15,000 $151 $12,486 ($1,041) $19,786 ($1,649)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 22 $32,125
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 12
Associate's Degree Education, General. 12 $32,067 ($2,672)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 1
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 213 $35,330 $262 $63,881 ($5,323) $62,861 ($5,238)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 61 $38,569 $288 $38,655 ($3,221) $47,938 ($3,995)
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 86 $22,000 $180 $31,677 ($2,640) $35,246 ($2,937)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 19
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 85 $34,932 $305 $30,629 ($2,552) $34,254 ($2,855)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 101 $19,500 $196 $27,789 ($2,316) $34,216 ($2,851)
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 44 $25,750 $242 $28,576 ($2,381) $37,552 ($3,129)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 25 $34,213 $363
Associate's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Resources Management and Services. 19 $32,419 $334
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Real Estate. 42 $27,744 $233
Associate's Degree Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 8
Associate's Degree Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 10
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 11 $49,331 ($4,111)
Associate's Degree Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians. 54
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 23 $50,262 ($4,189)
Associate's Degree Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 6 $50,265 ($4,189)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other. 23
Associate's Degree American Sign Language. 20 $25,131
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 35 $37,750 $336 $22,894 ($1,908) $29,900 ($2,492)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Legal Support Services. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 1160 $23,952 $198 $47,872 ($3,989)
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 302 $25,250 $211 $22,588 ($1,882) $34,429 ($2,869)
Associate's Degree Science Technologies/Technicians, General. 6
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 44 $30,687 $262 $25,899 ($2,158) $31,403 ($2,617)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Fire Protection. 9
Associate's Degree Fire Protection. 16
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Carpenters. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical and Power Transmission Installers. 57 $11,977 $117 $26,405 ($2,200) $21,369 ($1,781)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 51 $18,250 $201
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 37 $13,905 $166
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 37 $18,137 $159
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 3
Associate's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 21 $19,500 $263 $19,541 ($1,628) $26,617 ($2,218)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 27 $25,000 $220 $26,037 ($2,170) $22,819 ($1,902)
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 11 $32,379 $30,560 ($2,547) $37,925 ($3,160)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 12 $25,000 $27,479 ($2,290) $30,675 ($2,556)
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 62 $29,125 $146 $46,686 ($3,891) $47,835 ($3,986)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 87 $25,113 $167 $45,123 ($3,760) $40,475 ($3,373)
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 54 $24,500 $215 $52,272 ($4,356) $51,553 ($4,296)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 16
Associate's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Ophthalmic and Optometric Support Services and Allied Professions. 12 $28,440 ($2,370)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health Aides/Attendants/Orderlies. 32
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Somatic Bodywork and Related Therapeutic Services. 10


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $50,976
Full time faculty: 36%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 20.0

School's endowment start of year: $3,814,045 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $4,374,795 (2022)