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Louisiana College Earns Accreditation

March 2, 2003
BATON ROUGE, La. — The Baton Rouge campus of Louisiana Technical College has been granted accreditation for its HVACR program. The program was granted a six-year accreditation, the highest level awarded by HVAC Excellence.

The program was reviewed in the areas of curriculum, faculty, student facilities, placement services, financial aid, training facilities, equipment, and safety. It was determined that the program and its staff have met or exceeded all standards set forth by HVAC Excellence. According to HVAC Excellence, its standards are based in part on National Skills Standards.

The Baton Rouge campus is the first Louisiana Technical College to go through the HVAC Excellence accreditation process. The state of Louisiana is currently working toward accreditation of all the HVACR programs throughout its 42-campus system.

Publication date: 03/03/2003