Continuing Education


For those non-traditional students who are looking to expand their workforce talents or gain extra accreditations, these local colleges and universities offer a wide variety of programs.

bpcc_2Bossier Parish Community College

Centenary College of Louisiana

Grambling State University

Northwest Louisiana Technical College

Northwestern State University College of Nursing and School of Allied Health

Louisiana State University Shreveport

Louisiana Tech University Shreveport

Southern University Shreveport


Bossier-Shreveport realizes that workforce training and workforce development go hand in hand. To bring new companies and new jobs into a city, there must be adequately trained individuals that are ready for hire. Bossier-Shreveport is home to several organizations and colleges/universities that offer additional education and training programs thus increasing our talent pool. The Louisiana Economic Development Fast Start program is ranked as the #1 Workforce Training Program in the U.S. You will find other great organizations and programs listed below:

Incumbent Worker Training Program (IWTP)

Louisiana Workforce Commission

LED Fast Start

Louisiana Tech University

Bossier Parish Community College


Northwest Louisiana Technical College

McCann School of Business & Technology

Caddo Career & Technology Center