Blue Cliff College-Shreveport

8731 Park Plaza Drive, Shreveport
LA, 71105
Tel: (318)425-7941
421 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-Shreveport serves 421 students (93% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport is one of 5 community colleges within Caddo County, LA.
The nearest community college is American School of Business (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

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

Student Body

The student population of 421 teachers has grown by 147% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 30% over five years.
Total Enrollment
421 students
1,303 students
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
390 students
832 students
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 31 students
1,036 students
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport Part-Time Students (2007-2012)
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport sch enrollment Blue Cliff College-Shreveport sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport Asian (2008-2010)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
77%
11%
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport Black (2006-2012)
% White
22%
66%
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport sch ethnicity Blue Cliff College-Shreveport 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. 0.36 0.44
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,345 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,345 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,345 $5,845
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,345 $10,047
Blue Cliff College-Shreveport Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Shreveport public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,427 per year for in-state students and $6,427 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,670 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Shreveport is 67%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Shreveport 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 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Shreveport is Career Technical College-Shreveport. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.