General Information About River Parishes Community College
River Parishes Community College is an open-admission, two-year, post-secondary public institution serving the river parishes. The College provides transferable courses and curricula up to and including Certificates and Associates degrees. River Parishes Community College also partners with the communities it serves by providing programs for personal, professional, and academic growth.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $2,014 Room & Board Charge $0 Books & Supplies Cost $1,200
Total Financial Aid Amounts Issued Pell Grants $984,294 Other Federal Grants $0 Scholarships & Fellowships $1,215,781 Discount Applied to Tuition/Fee $751,168 Average Grant Dollars Issued $115,744 Avg. Scholarship and Fellowships $607,891
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 2,160 Native American 7 Asian 17 African American 685 Hispanic 35 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 780 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0