Blue Cliff College-Alexandria

Tel: (318)445-2778
355 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria serves 355 students (81% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria is one of 3 community colleges within Rapides County, LA.
The nearest community college is Central Louisiana Technical Community College (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

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

Student Body

The student population of 355 teachers has grown by 373% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 38:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
355 students
1,303 students
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Total Enrollment (2007-2012)
# Full-Time Students
286 students
836 students
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Full-Time Students (2007-2012)
# Part-Time Students 69 students 1,046 students
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria sch enrollment Blue Cliff College-Alexandria sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Hispanic (2007-2012)
% Black
52%
12%
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Black (2007-2012)
% White
43%
67%
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria White (2007-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria More (2009-2012)
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria sch ethnicity Blue Cliff College-Alexandria 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. 0.54 0.45
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Diversity Score (2007-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,345 is more than the state average of $5,940. 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 $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,345 $5,940
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,345 $10,072
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,479 per year for in-state students and $6,843 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,161 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 67%. 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 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.