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Delgado Ranks in Top 100 Degree Producers

BooksA recent edition of Community College Week ranked the top 100 associate degree producers, and guess who made the guessed it, Delgado!  In fact, Delgado ranked in six different categories.  

In the one-year certificate category, Delgado ranked 80th out of 100.  In the category of associate degree producers (all disciplines) for African Americans, Delgado ranked 50th out of 100. Delgado also ranked in associate degrees produced in the following disciplines: Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services, Health Professions and Related Programs, Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences and Nursing.

Where Delgado ranked in the Nursing Category...

Delgado Proud

Alumni & Students

Alumni Scholarship WinersThe Delgado Alumni Association has awarded five Delgado Community College students $1200 scholarships for the Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 semesters. Selected from a pool of 80 applicants, each recipient is a full-time continuing Delgado student with a minimum 3.5 overall grade-point average. All have shown outstanding academic achievement and are involved at Delgado and in the community.

Scholarship Winner - Grainger
Congratulations to Earl Balthazar, a welding student at Delgado's Jefferson Technical Division in Metairie. He is the winner of the 2011 Grainger Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship, which annually recognizes technical education students with a minimum 3.0 grade-point-average and a record of community involvement. 

His prize... 

Pride Inside

Faculty & Staff 

Cheryl MeyersCongratulations to Cheryl E. Myers, PhD, RN. She has been appointed Executive Dean and Dean of Nursing for Charity School of Nursing at Delgado Community College.  

Her impressive background...

Adjunct Open House  

Explore teaching opportunities at Delgado's Adjunct Open House Wednesday, July 20.  The event will take place on the City Park Campus in the Lac Maurepas room of the Student Life Center from 10 a.m - noon and from 4 - 6 p.m.
In This Issue: July 2011
Alumni Scholarships Awarded
Student Wins Grainger Scholarship
New Dean at Charity School of Nursing
Adjunct Open House, July 20
Delgado Accepting Applications for 10,000 Small Businesses
Delgado Celebrates
90 Years

90th Anniversary

This fall, Delgado Community College will celebrate 90 years of "Education that works!"  Since 1921, Delgado has been the community's college, educating the community and strengthening our workforce. We'll honor Delgado's rich history and the role it's played in shaping the New Orleans Metropolitan area over the past nine decades.

How you can get involved...

Friends of Delgado


Goldman Sachs

10,000 Small Businesses  

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small BusinessesDelgado is accepting applications on a rolling admissions basis for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses initiative, a program dedicated to assisting small business owners through a dynamic combination of coursework, business advising, and other services that will help them grow their firms. Program scholars selected by Delgado to participate in 10,000 Small Businesses receive a full scholarship covering the cost of tuition and program materials.


Application, Eligibility Requirements...

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