Blue Cliff College-Houma

Tel: (985)601-4000
218 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Blue Cliff College-Houma serves 218 students (79% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Blue Cliff College-Houma is one of 2 community colleges within Terrebonne County, LA.
The nearest community college is L E Fletcher Technical Community College (1.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Blue Cliff College-Houma Community College Avg.
Institution Level Less than 2 years (below associate) At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 12 staff
62 staff
Blue Cliff College-Houma Total Faculty (2007-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 5 8

Student Body

The student population of 218 has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 218 students 1,371 students
Blue Cliff College-Houma Total Enrollment (2007-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
22:1
Blue Cliff College-Houma Student Staff (2007-2014)
# Full-Time Students 172 students
779 students
Blue Cliff College-Houma Full-Time Students (2007-2014)
# Part-Time Students 46 students
1,083 students
Blue Cliff College-Houma Part-Time Students (2008-2014)
Blue Cliff College-Houma Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Blue Cliff College-Houma American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2014)
% Asian
2%
5%
Blue Cliff College-Houma Asian (2010-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Blue Cliff College-Houma Hispanic (2007-2014)
% Black
42%
15%
Blue Cliff College-Houma Black (2007-2014)
% White
52%
49%
Blue Cliff College-Houma White (2007-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Blue Cliff College-Houma More (2010-2014)
Blue Cliff College-Houma 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. 0.55 0.70
Blue Cliff College-Houma Diversity Score (2007-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
90%
Blue Cliff College-Houma % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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.