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SLCC PTK Students to Benefit from LCTCS/LSU Partnership

South Louisiana Community College student members of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society could benefit from a partnership announced today between the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) and LSU.

The LSU/LCTCS Honors Promise is an annual $3,000 transfer scholarship for active PTK students including those at SLCC. Students who wish to transfer to LSU upon completion of an associate's degree at an LCTCS college and who meet the LSU/LCTCS Honors Promise Transfer Scholarship guidelines will be guaranteed admission to LSU after completing an application to the college.

Enrolling for Adult Ed Program in Abbeville, Crowley

South Louisiana Community College’s Adult Education Program is holding enrollment for new students on May 31 beginning at 8:45 a.m. at the Gulf Area Campus in Abbeville and June 1 beginning at 8:45 a.m. at the Acadian Campus in Crowley.

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

New Oil & Gas Production Tech Program in New Iberia

NEW IBERIA – A new academic program at South Louisiana Community College’s New Iberia Campus is designed to train a strong workforce with the knowledge & technical skills necessary for a successful career in the oil and gas industry.

The college will begin offering a technical diploma in Oil and Gas Production Technology in the fall 2016. All classes will be at SLCC’s New Iberia Campus, which is located along the stretch of U.S. Highway 90 known as the energy corridor.  

Kids in College Summer Camps Start in June

There's still time to register for South Louisiana Community College’s annual Kids in College Summer Camps. This camps will ooffer middle school and high school students a chance to be detectives, life-savers, chefs, video-game makers, rollercoaster designers, and much more.

Spring 2016 Candidates for Graduation

Nearly 400 students are Spring 2016 candidates for graduation from South Louisiana Community College.  Students received degrees during the Spring 2016 Graduation ceremony on May 12.  

Students are from all of SLCC’s campuses. These include Abbeville, Crowley, Franklin, Lafayette, New Iberia, Opelousas, St. Martinville, and Ville Platte. The following are Spring 2016 candidates for graduation listed by campus and division.

See the list.

Adult Ed. Program in Abbeville, Crowley Enrolling Students

South Louisiana Community College’s Adult Education Program is holding enrollment for new students on May 31 beginning at 8:45 a.m. at the Gulf Area Campus in Abbeville and June 1 beginning at 8:45 a.m. at the Acadian Campus in Crowley.

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

Lafayette General Health President to Address SLCC Graduates

David Callecod, president of Lafayette General Health, will deliver the keynote address during South Louisiana Community College’s Spring 2016 Commencement. The ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 12 at the Cajundome Convention Center.

Nearly 400 students are candidates for graduation this semester.

Study Close to Home This Summer in Franklin

South Louisiana Community College’s Franklin Campus is offering courses this summer that can help students get a jumpstart on their college career. These courses can help high school seniors going to college this Fall or college students who are home for the summer.

 The summer semester starts on Monday, May 16. Courses being offered include:

SLCC Students Named to PTK All-Academic Team

Two South Louisiana Community College students were among the 2016 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Louisiana All-Academic Team.

The Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) recently announced the team, comprising 24 high-achieving students from the 13 community and technical colleges that make up the LCTCS. An awards luncheon was held on April 27 at the LSU Lod Cook Alumni Center.

SLCC Students Are Regional Medics of Year in La.

Six students of National EMS Academy are among the Regional Medics of the Year in Louisiana by Acadian Companies. NEMSA is a partnership between South Louisiana Community College and Acadian Companies.

The honorees include:

Keri Johnson, an EMT who is currently studying to become a paramedic at the NEMSA in Alexandria.