Blue Cliff College-Alexandria

School Highlights
  • Blue Cliff College-Alexandria serves 271 students (90% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Blue Cliff College-Alexandria is one of 3 community colleges within Rapides County, LA.
  • The nearest community college to Blue Cliff College-Alexandria is Central Louisiana Technical Community College (2.2 miles away).

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Blue Cliff College-Alexandria places among the top 20% of community colleges in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Blue Cliff College-Alexandria(LA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty18 staff26 staff
Number of Programs Offered55

Student Body

  • The student population of Blue Cliff College-Alexandria has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Blue Cliff College-Alexandria diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment271 students1,493 students
Student:Teacher Ratio15:135:1
# Full-Time Students244 students382 students
# Part-Time Students27 students1,111 students
% Asian
1%
2%
% Black
58%
35%
% White
41%
45%
Diversity Score0.500.66
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
65%
47%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,900$28,200

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%89%
    Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$9,500$9,500
    Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$3,349$5,000
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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