Blue Cliff College-Lafayette

120 James Comeaux Rd., Lafayette
LA, 70508
Tel: (337)269-0620
230 students
Private for-profit

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Blue Cliff College is committed to using its human and physical resources to provide services facilitating personal growth, professional development and a sense of responsibility to our students. The primary purpose of Blue Cliff College is to help students develop a high level of competency, which is accomplished through the pursuit, assimilation, and dissemination of knowledge in academic programs. The most compelling purpose of the college is to prepare the students to function proficiently in a competitive society in the career of their choice and to create within them an awareness of professional and social responsibilities, along with an appreciation of principles of ethical conduct.
School Highlights:
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette serves 230 students (96% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette is one of 4 community colleges within Lafayette County, LA.
The nearest community college is Remington College-Lafayette Campus (1.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette 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

Student Body

The student population of 230 teachers has grown by 296% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 0:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
230 students
1,287 students
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
220 students
832 students
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 10 students 1,021 students
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette sch enrollment Blue Cliff College-Lafayette sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette Asian (2007-2010)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette Hispanic (2007-2012)
% Black
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette Black (2006-2012)
% White
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette More (2009-2010)
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette sch ethnicity Blue Cliff College-Lafayette sta ethnicity
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 0.45
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,699 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,699 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,699 $5,890
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,699 $10,050
Blue Cliff College-Lafayette Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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