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Unitech Training Academy was founded in 1977 and was granted license by the Louisiana State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. The school began with one program and location, but has grown into a multi-program institution with five locations across the state of Louisiana. The school is accredited by the Council on Occupation Education, having received it in 2003.
A variety of programs are available through the school, allowing students to pursue the program track that best reflects their personal interests and goals. The professional and qualified faculty guarantees students will receive the best training and education possible, preparing them for entry into the workforce. Programs will have varying lengths based on the complexity of the field of study.
Programs offered include:
- Massage Therapy
- Medical Assistant
- Dental Assisting
- Casino Gaming
- Computer Information Systems
Unitech Training Academy – Lafayette is located at 3605 Ambassador Caffery in the city of Lafayette. This campus has graduated over 560 students over the last few years. This location offers student services in the form of flexible courses for individuals who cannot make regular hours and job placement opportunities for students after graduation. Students may learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting unitechtrainingacademy.com.
Below is a list of the programs that may be offered at Unitech Training Academy – Lafayette. Actual programs may differ from the list below, to see a full list of programs offered please visit the school's website or by phone at (337) 988-4042.
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Electrocardiograph Technology (620 Hours)
Electrocardiograph technology program takes approximately eight months to complete.
- Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $10,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $780*
- $3,600 is the average amount of student loans borrowed for this program**
- Takes about 8 months to complete
Pharmacy Technician (905 Hours)
The pharmacy technician program takes about twelve months for most students to complete.
- Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $16,000*
- Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $720*
- Former students had a loan repayment rate of around 24%**
- On average, $6,400 in student loans are owed upon completion of this program**
- Last year, more than 30 students completed this program
- The pharmacy technician program takes about 12 months to complete
Learn more about pharmacy technician programs by visiting our pharmacy technician training profile page, which lists schools offering this program along with a career overview.
Dental Assistant (600 Hours)
The dental assistant program offered most often takes about seven months to complete.
- Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $9,000*
- Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $690*
- On average, $2,500 in student loans are owed upon completion of this program**
- Around 30 students completed the dental assistant program last year
- The dental assistant program takes about 7 months to complete
More details and school listings are available through our dental assistant schools profile page.
Physical Therapist Assistant (480 Hours)
The physical therapist assistant program offered most often takes about six months to complete.
- Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $8,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $670*
- On average, $3,300 in student loans are owed upon completion of this program**
- Takes about 6 months to complete
Learn more and browse other schools listed by going to our physical therapist assistant schools page.
Medical Office Administration (905 Hours)
Medical office administration program takes approximately twelve months to complete.
- Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $15,000*
- The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $810*
- Students who complete this program take, on average, $4,700 in student loans**
- More than 10 students completed this program in the previous reported year
- The length of the medical office administration program is about 12 months
Medical Assistant (905 Hours)
The medical assistant program takes about twelve months for most students to complete.
- Tuition (including any fees) estimate is $16,000*
- Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $1,340*
- Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $11,800 in student loans**
- The medical assistant program takes about 12 months to complete
Learn more and browse other schools listed by checking out our medical assistant schools information page.
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates and student loan balances are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The overall cost students will pay at this school is approximately $12,300 after scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The financial aid department provides information and resources for students seeking out financial options. Their phone number is (337) 988-6764. The tuition and financial aid figures listed show various costs that students may encounter at Unitech Training Academy – Lafayette. The numbers may not be accurate due to changing factors in a given year, and are only intended to provide a guideline for students.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||82%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||74%||$3,241|
|Receiving Student Loans||70%||$3,676|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 34%.
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Unitech Training Academy – Lafayette.
- Medical Training College in Baton Rouge, LA (62 miles away)
- Unitech Training Academy - Lake Charles in Lake Charles, LA (67 miles away)
- Unitech Training Academy - Alexandria in Alexandria, LA (84 miles away)
- Unitech Training Academy - Houma in Houma, LA (92 miles away)
- Eastern College of Health Vocations - New Orleans in New Orleans, LA (114 miles away)