Blue Cliff College-Houma

Tel: (985)601-4000
185 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
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Blue Cliff College-Houma serves 185 students (90.81% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
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Blue Cliff College-Houma is one of 2 community colleges within Terrebonne Parish County, LA.
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The nearest community college is L E Fletcher Technical Community College (1.32 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 87% over five years.
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 15 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 185 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 37% over five years.
Total Enrollment 185 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 168 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 17 students
1,017 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
% Black
44%
12%
% White
48%
57%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
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. 0.59 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,185 is more than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,185 is more than the state average of $10,325. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,185 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,185 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Louisiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,620 per year for in-state students and $5,498 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,864 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisiana is 82%. 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 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Louisiana is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.