Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Moving Lives Forward. Choose Nunez.


Elaine P. Nunez Community College

A Comprehensive Community College
Chalmette, Louisiana
A Member of the Louisiana Community & Technical College System

Nunez Community College Catalog 2020-2021

Volume 29

Equal Opportunity Statement

Elaine P. Nunez Community College adheres to the equal opportunity provisions of federal civil rights laws and regulations that are applicable to this agency. Therefore, no one will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, or national origin (Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964); gender (Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972); or disability (Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973) in attaining educational goals and objectives and in the administration of personnel policies and procedures. Anyone with questions regarding this policy may contact the Director of Human Resources in the Administration Building at 3710 Paris Road or by calling 504-278-6418.

This Catalog supersedes all catalogs previously published. Policies, regulations, and procedures contained herein were in effect as the publication went to press. The College reserves the right to make administrative and policy changes regarding any items published in this catalog. Changes will be posted in the catalog section of the College’s website at

Catalog Contributors

Bobby Turner - Catalog Committee Chair
Meg Greenfield
Jason Leader
Tonia Loria
Jason Hosch
Jennifer O'Sullivan
Jamie Turner

Nunez Community College Executive Officers

Tina Tinney, Ed.D, Chancellor
Ronnie Rodriguez, CPA, Vice Chancellor for Finance and Operations
Tonia Loria, M.Ed., Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Becky Maillet, M.Ed, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Lenny Unbehagen, M.Ed., Executive Dean of Continuing Education


3710 Paris Road
Chalmette, Louisiana 70043
Phone (504) 278-6467
Fax (504) 278-6480

Membership, Accreditation, and Approval Status

Nunez Community College is an approved two-year college by the actions of the Louisiana State Legislature, Louisiana Community & Technical College System Board of Supervisors, the Louisiana Board of Regents, and the U.S. Department of Education.

Nunez Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, certificates, and diplomas. Contact the SACSCOC at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Nunez Community College.

Additionally, the Associate of Applied Science in Process Technology program is accredited by the Association of Technology Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE).

Louisiana Community & Technical College System Board of Supervisors

Dr. Monty Sullivan
System President
265 South Foster Drive
Baton Rouge, LA  70806
(225) 922-2800

Stephen Toups, Baton Rouge, LA, Chair
Paul Price Jr., Winnsboro, LA, First Vice Chair
Willie Mount, Lake Charles, LA, Second Vice Chair
Timothy W. Hardy, Baton Rouge, LA
Helen Bridges Carter, Greensburg, LA
Tari T. Bradford, Shreveport, LA
Alterman "Chip" Jackson, Lafayette, LA
Erika McConduit, New Orleans, LA
Michael “Mickey” Murphy, Bogalusa, LA
Joe Potts, Metairie, LA
Mark D Spears, Jr., Gretna, LA
Craig Spohn, Bossier City, LA
Stephen Smith, Houma, LA
Vincent St. Blanc, III, Franklin, LA
Jeremy Gray, CLTCC, Student Member
Raissa Oliveira Yantis, NTCC, Student Member

Board of Regents for Higher Education

Dr. Kim Hunter Reed
Commissioner of Higher Education
Post Office Box 3677
Baton Rouge, LA  70821-3677
(225) 342-4253

Marty J. Chabert, Chauvin, LA, Chair
Collis B. Temple, III, Baton Rouge, LA, Vice Chair
Blake R. David, Lafayette, LA, Secretary
Claudia H. Adley, Bossier City, LA
Randy L. Ewing, Ruston, LA
Robert W. Levy, Dubach, LA
Charles R. McDonald, Bastrop, LA
Darren G. Mire, New Orleans, LA
Sonia A. Perez, Baton Rouge, LA
Wilbert Pryor, Shreveport, LA
T. Jay Seale, III, Hammond, LA
Gary Solomon, Jr., New Orleans, LA
Gerald "Jerry" Theunissen, Jennings, LA
Felix R. Weill, Baton Rouge, LA
Jacqueline Vines Wyatt, Prairieville, LA
Anthony B. Kenney, Jr., Baton Rouge, LA, Student Member