Jason Lacoste, Delgado Community College

Jason Lacoste imageStudent's Background: Jason was seeking a career change and had a desire to help others. He chose the medical field. The highly competitive Radiologic Technology program at Delgado accepted him, and at age 30 he began his studies.

"I really enjoy helping patients, and I feel like I'm making a difference with my new career," he said. He says Delgado prepared him to meet any challenges and excel in his profession. From his first days as a Delgado student, he believed he was on track to achieve his career goals with the help of caring instructors who kept him on course. "It's never too late to start a new career," he said. "Choose Delgado to further your education."


Credential Earned: Jason earned a A.A.S. in radiologic technology.

Outcome: Employed with East Jefferson General Hospital as a licensed cardiovascular technologist.