Established in 1930, Louisiana Technical College specializes in a range of technical education programs. The educational institution provides diploma, certificate and associate degree programs. It offers programs and courses in a variety of technical fields, including art, medicine and cosmetology. It provides classes on various subjects, such as electronics, welding, carpentry, practical nursing, culinary arts, hair styling, and drafting, design and automotive technology. The college also offers financial services that include loans, grants and scholarships. Additionally, it operates a student government association that conducts various events, programs and special activities. Located in Shreveport, La., Louisiana Technical College is a part of Louisiana Community and Technical College System.