News Archive

Project Management Courses Now Offered, Starting in January

South Louisiana Community College’s Corporate College division is now offering two new Project Management courses.

The first course, Introduction to Project Management, introduces concepts and establishes a baseline for understanding project management terminology. Participants will learn how to apply project management to their work and create sustainable action plans for on-the-job application.

SLCC Students Nominated for Who's Who Recognition

Thirteen students from South Louisiana Community College have been nominated for Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

Inclusion in the listing is based on several factors including: GPA (3.0), participation and leadership within school organizations and extracurricular activities, community involvement, and future leadership ability or potential.

Republic Services Donates ShopKey® Application to Diesel Program

As part of its ongoing partnership with community and technical colleges, Republic Services has sponsored a software training program for South Louisiana Community College’s Diesel Powered Equipment Technology program. The program is hosted at the college’s T.  H. Harris campus in Opelousas, LA.

SLCC Enrolling New Students for Adult Education

South Louisiana Community College’s Adult Education Program is holding enrollment for new students on January 3 at the Gulf Area Campus in Abbeville, January 4 at the Evangeline campus in St. Martinville, and January 5 at the Acadian Campus in Crowley. All locations will begin registration at 8:45 a.m. Initial testing takes approximately four hours.

Students must arrive on time in order to register for the session; doors will be closed at 9 a.m. Classes will begin on January 9.

SLCC Helping Others Across Acadiana

Giving and helping others has been in full-swing at SLCC. Welding students and graduates from our Opelousas campus donated food baskets to 15 families for Thanksgiving. Students in our Medical Assistant program at the Lafayette Campus collected supplies for a shelter in Crowley. And, there are more opportunities on the way during this holiday season.

New Partnership Benefits SLCC PTK Students

Earlier this week, the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) and the Southern University System (SUS) announced the LCTCS/SUS Pathway Scholarship, an annual transfer scholarship worth up to $1,500 annually for active Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society student members who wish to transfer to either Southern University Baton Rouge (SUBR) or Southern University New Orleans (SUNO) upon completion of an associate's degree at an LCTCS college.

Corporate College Offers Digital Media Design Training Program

There is a need for multi-domain design thinkers and makers able to meet the challenges of today's complex world. The SLCC Corporate College Certificate Digital Media Design Training Program can help you prepare for a rewarding career in a variety of creative industries including technology, media, product design, and marketing. In this interdisciplinary, non-credit program, you can learn to adapt the design process to solve contemporary, real-world design issues. Learn to discover, define, develop, and deliver compelling design using information technology and communication. 

Library Extending Hours for End of Semester Studying

The library will have extended library hours for students studying for final exams. The schedule is as follows:

Lafayette Campus - 2016 Fall End of Semester Hours

November 28 - December 9

Monday – Thursday: 6:45 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Friday: 6:45 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED

New Iberia / Teche Campus - 2016 Fall End of Semester Hours

November 28 - December 9

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

Annual Tree Lightings Begin Monday, Nov. 28

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season with our annual Holiday Tree Lightings. We're hosting events on all of our campuses, starting Monday, Nov. 28 at 6 p.m. See the schedule below.

SLCC, UL Sign Articulation Agreement

LAFAYETE – Students in South Louisiana Community College’s Application Software Development will have a smooth transition into UL Lafayette’s Informatics program, thanks to a new articulation agreement between the schools.

Dr. Natalie Harder, SLCC chancellor, and Dr. Joseph Savoie, University of Louisiana at Lafayette president, signed the agreement today at SLCC’s Lafayette Campus.