Blue Cliff College Gulfport: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Blue Cliff College Gulfport is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 355 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1987 and is one of the 3 schools located in Gulfport, Mississippi.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
5
Few
Several-month certificate and 1-year certificate are available at Blue Cliff College Gulfport.

Blue Cliff College Gulfport deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Cosmetology, and Massage Therapy and Chiropractic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
52%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Blue Cliff College Gulfport is low at 52% (way below Mississippi average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Blue Cliff College Gulfport is good - 77%. Nearly 30% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Blue Cliff College Gulfport is pretty decent, 14:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,200
High
Average tuition charges are slightly high, around $14,500 annually. The additional fees at Blue Cliff College Gulfport not covered by tuition are nearly $1,700; this comes to a total of $16,200 per academic year.

Read the details about Blue Cliff College Gulfport additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
87%
According to recent data, 196 applications were submitted and 170 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at Blue Cliff College Gulfport is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Blue Cliff College Gulfport and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (228) 896-9727 or check Blue Cliff College Gulfport Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Blue Cliff College Gulfport offers evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Blue Cliff College Gulfport, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Blue Cliff College Gulfport.

Based on the college crime numbers, Blue Cliff College Gulfport seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Blue Cliff College Gulfport Location and Maps



Post Address: Blue Cliff College Gulfport, 12251 Bernard Pkwy, Gulfport, Mississippi 39503, USA
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