Description

At Gretna Career College in Gretna, Louisiana, area residents may get a professional education that integrates various learning methods and professional activities.

Gretna Career College’s academics encompass diploma programs and associate’s degrees in such healthcare fields as:

  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Medical Office Administration

At Gretna, students learn the skills necessary to excel at their job. They also learn these skills in a manner that best suits them. Gretna faculty does this by assessing the learning style of each student and then devising activities that will best match that learning style.

All Gretna students also learn through professional, hands-on activities, including lab assignments, clinical rotations and clinical externships.

Gretna’s location near downtown New Orleans makes it accessible by public transit and by car to residents of New Orleans, Jefferson Parish and surrounding areas.

Applicants will need to complete an online admissions application and submit transcripts or a copy of their GED, along with a copy of their social security card and immunization record.

Gretna Career College offers federal financial aid through Pell grants, SEOG grants, work-study awards and different types of student loans. Also offered is financial assistance through veteran’s benefits, Vocational Rehabilitation, the Workforce Investment Act and other programs and organizations.

Quick Facts about Gretna Career College

Region

Southeast

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Private/For Profit

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Students)

Website

gccla.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

Tuition

$12,300

Retention Rate

65%

Enrollment

177

Licenses, Accreditations, and Memberships

Accreditations ?
Accreditation refers to the practice of being reviewed by an independent, non-profit accrediting agency that specializes in educational quality.

  • Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges

Students

Total Students
177

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
14%
Part-Time
86%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
3%
African American
81%
Caucasian
13%
American Indian or Alaska native
1%
Unknown and Other
2%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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