Jan 23, 2014 6:38 PM by Ian Auzenne
South Louisiana Community College is a nominee for a $1 million prize.
The school is one of only 150 community colleges across the United States eligible to win the 2015 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.
The prize is awarded every two years and honors schools with exceptional student outcomes in certificate and degree completion, employment and earnings, high levels of access, and success for minority and low-income students.
The 10 finalists will be announced this fall.