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Delta College Inc

19231 N. 6th Street, Covington, LA

Delta College Inc. is a private, for-profit career training college that accepts undergraduate students into one of 7 diploma or associate programs offered across four campuses. The college is dedicated to providing the finest of career training to all Louisiana residents and developing students with the personal and professional confidence to be successful in their careers.

One of the Covington campus’s most popular programs is the Practical Nurse program, which prepares graduates to sit for the Louisiana Practical Nursing Exam and gain subsequent licensure as LPNs. Another popular program is Medical Assisting, which covers the clinical and administrative roles and responsibilities of a medical assistant. However, by far the most lauded are the Dental Assistant and Massage Therapy programs, both of which are leaders in their respective disciplines.

As a private college operating on a for-profit basis, tuition is considerably more expensive than comparable colleges in similar socioeconomic environments. At $22,100 it can be made more affordable by financial aid for students who qualify. In 2012, the total amount of grant aid disbursed exceeded $1 million.

Each of the four campuses offers a specific suite of programs that may overlap with the programs of other campuses. However, certain campuses offer unique programs that others don’t; for example, only the Baton Rouge campus offers Business Office Administration and Graphic Design programs, while only the Covington campus offers Therapeutic Massage. The dental assisting, medical assisting, medical training and practical nursing programs are common to all campuses.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of programs offered at Delta College Inc. Acutal programs offered may be different than the list of programs below.. For a detailed list of programs available please visit the school's website or call the school at (985) 892-6651.

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Licensed practical nurse (LPN) program takes approximately fifteen months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $26,000*
  • Cost of required books or supplies: $1,240*
  • More than 20 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • Takes about 15 months to complete

Find out more and discover other schools listed by visiting our licensed practical nurse (LPN) Programs page.

The medical assistant program takes about eight months for most students to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $12,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $110*
  • Based on published reports, around 40 students completed the medical assistant program last year
  • The length of the medical assistant program is about 8 months

More details and school listings are available through our medical assistant schools page.

The dental assistant program offered most often takes about eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $12,000*
  • Required supplies and books: $50*
  • Last year, more than 30 students completed this program
  • Students usually complete the dental assistant program in 8 months

Learn more about dental assistant programs through our dental assistant schools profile page, which lists schools offering this program along with a career overview.

The massage therapy program offered most often takes about eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $12,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $520*
  • Around 20 students completed the massage therapy program last year
  • Students complete this program in usually 8 months

More information and school listings are available through our massage therapy schools information page.

The healthcare administration program offered most often takes about eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition estimate is $12,000*
  • The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $60*
  • The length of the healthcare administration program is about 8 months

Learn more about healthcare administration programs through our healthcare administration degree profile page, which lists schools offering this program along with a career overview.

Notes:
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

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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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid98%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships89%$4,449
Receiving Student Loans91%$3,941

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
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FINANCIAL AID RATE
98%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
11:1

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$5,633