TOPS (Louisiana’ s Taylor Opportunity Program for Students)
Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance (LOSFA)
Below are the four types of TOPS Awards available to student along with program enrollment type required for each.
- TOPS TECH (Technical Program Only)
- TOPS Opportunity (Technical or Academic Program)
- TOPS Performance (Technical or Academic Program)
- TOPS Honor (Technical or Academic Program)
Please note: TOPS Award Recipients are required to enroll full-time, 12 or more credit hours, each semester.
TOPS TECH Approved Programs at RPCC
Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Business Office Administration
Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Drafting and Design Technology
Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Industrial Instrumentation Technology
Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Process Technology
Medical Coding Specialist
Patient Care Technician
AC & Refrigeration
Industrial Maintenance Technology
Retention requirements are determined by LOSFA. Please visit LOSFA for more information. Current award amounts for RPCC = $1607.07 per semester not including any applicable stipends.