Blue Cliff College-Alexandria

Tel: (318)445-2778
271 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria serves 271 students (90% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria is one of 3 community colleges within Rapides County, LA.
The nearest community college is Central Louisiana Technical Community College (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
College Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 18 staff
62 staff
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Total Faculty (2007-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 5 8

Student Body

The student population of 271 has grown by 14% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 271 students 1,371 students
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Total Enrollment (2007-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
22:1
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Student Staff (2007-2014)
# Full-Time Students 244 students
779 students
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Full-Time Students (2007-2014)
# Part-Time Students 27 students
1,083 students
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Part-Time Students (2012-2014)
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
% Black
58%
15%
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Black (2007-2014)
% White
41%
49%
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria White (2007-2014)
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.50 0.70
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Diversity Score (2007-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
90%
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2008-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,917 per year for in-state students and $5,678 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,095 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Louisiana community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Delta School of Business and Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.