Baton Rouge Colleges and Universities

Though Baton Rouge is one of Louisiana's largest cities, it feels like a college town to its student residents. Sports fans across the city are wild about college sports, and catching an LSU football game is considered a typical Saturday night during football season. Entertainment is easy to find year-round in Baton Rouge, and students of Baton Rouge colleges and universities take advantage of the bars, nightclubs, and coffee shops across the city.

Louisiana State University is the largest of all Baton Rouge colleges and universities, with a fall 2007 enrollment of over 32,000 students. Southern University and A&M College, with its largest campus in Baton Rouge, is one of the nation's most well-known African-American colleges. Other Baton Rouge colleges and universities offer specialized education in technical, culinary, and health care fields.

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Large Schools

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Medium Schools

Southern University and A & M College
Baton Rouge Community College

Small Schools

Baton Rouge General Medical Center-School of Nursing
Baton Rouge General Medical Center-School of Radiologic Technology
Baton Rouge School of Computers
Capital Area Technical College
D'Jay's School of Beauty Arts and Sciences
Aveda Institute-Baton Rouge
Louisiana State University-System Office
Our Lady of the Lake College
Southern University-Board and System
University of Louisiana-System Administration
Delta College of Arts & Technology
Diesel Driving Academy-Baton Rouge
Camelot College
Medical Training College
Southern University Law Center
Court Reporting Institute of Louisiana
Moore Career College
Louisiana Culinary Institute
Vanguard College of Cosmetology-Baton Rouge
ITI Technical College
Fortis College-Baton Rouge
Remington College-Baton Rouge Campus
ITT Technical Institute-Baton Rouge
Virginia College-Baton Rouge
University of Phoenix-Louisiana

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