Delgado Announces Spring 'Mini' Classes

February 04, 2021

Flexible schedules are necessary for students who hold jobs or have family responsibilities, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Delgado Community College offers more than 170 classes starting in February and March and lasting just four to eight weeks. Minimester and Minisession classes at Delgado offer full credit, the same as regular semester classes.

Eight-week Minimester classes begin March 16 and end May 11. More than 125 online classes are offered during Minimester. Additional classes are taught in-person at the City Park Campus and West Bank Campus.

Minisession 1 provides four-week classes beginning Feb. 22 and ending March 17. Four-week Minisession 2 classes begin March 29 and end April 23. About 40 Minisession classes are offered.

Students can register for eight-week Minimester classes now through March 16. Registration for four-week classes continues through Feb. 19 for Minisession 1, and through March 26 for Minisession 2.

Students who qualify and meet the deadlines may be able to receive financial assistance. There is no application fee to enroll at Delgado.

To learn more and see the list of Minimester and Minisession classes, visit or call 504-671-5012.

Delgado Community College celebrates 100 years of service to the New Orleans region in 2021. The oldest and largest community college in Louisiana, Delgado provides instruction online and at seven locations. Delgado offers students the most comprehensive array of education and training services available in the New Orleans region. Additionally, Delgado has articulation agreements with most of the state’s four-year colleges and universities that allow students to transfer their Delgado credits to bachelor’s degree programs. As well as offering degrees and transferable college credits, Delgado provides diplomas and certificates in many professional and technical areas. Workforce development is a priority at Delgado, hence the college’s well-known motto: “Education that works!”