FINANCIAL AID RATE90%
STUDENT TEACHER RATIO20:1
FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.$3,948
Average Grants + Scholarship Aid Awarded to Undergraduate Students
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid
Percent of Students Paying In-State Tuition vs Out-of-State Tuition
Nunez Community College
2601 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, LA
Nunez Community College, located in Chalmette, Louisiana, is a public two year institution formed in 1992 through the merger of the Elaine P. Nunez Technical Institute and St. Bernard Parish Community College, and as a result offers vocational and academic programs, unusual for the state. The school was damaged in 2005 due to the arrival of Hurricane Katrina, but was able to resume operation in 2006.
Nunez Community College offers comprehensive education opportunities through programs that allow for academic transfer or vocational training. Academic transfer programs offer an education that mirrors the first two years of a four year education, followed by transfer to a four year institution to continue that education and earn a bachelor's degree.
Degree programs at Nunez allow students to pursue an education in a high demand industry or field with the purpose of pursuing a career in that area upon graduation. Programs take between one and two years to complete and result in a bachelor's degree upon completion.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
Nunez Community College is an open enrollment institution that maintains only the most minimal of requirements for admission. Interested students should complete the application and pay all fees, as well as submit transcripts and test scores if available. Participation in orientation and meeting with an academic adviser are also encouraged. Prior to registration students may be asked to take a placement exam to determine the general education courses. Financial aid is available in the form of loans, grants and scholarships. Students in need of financial assistance must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is the school's primary source for determining need when distributing funds.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give you an idea of the applicants Nunez Community College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $10,100. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range estimates:
- State Residents: $3,300-$4,000
- Out-of-State: $6,800-$8,201
- Part-time students are charged:
- In-State: $140-$170 per unit
- Out-of-State: $290-$340 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||90%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||90%||$4,228|
|Receiving Student Loans||54%||$3,877|
Academics & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Nunez Community College may provide services to students including:
- Distance learning
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Career path counseling
- Student employment
- Assisting students to find work
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Nunez Community College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Other Community Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Nunez Community College.
- L E Fletcher Technical Community College in Houma, LA (53 miles away)
- Northshore Technical Community College - Sullivan in Lafayette, LA (56 miles away)
- Southwest Mississippi Community College in Laurel, MS (97 miles away)
- Lamar State College - Orange in Beaumont, TX (226 miles away)
- George C Wallace State Community College - Selma in Hanceville, AL (245 miles away)