Programs Offered

Cosmetology / Esthetics / Nail Technology / Massage Therapy / Teacher Training / Continuing Education

Recent Reviews

Britteny Collins
9/7/2023 via Google
9/7/2023
via Google

my daughter had enrolled here how long does she have to wait to get a call back to see if she got in?

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Roxanne B.
5/28/2022 via Yelp
5/28/2022
via Yelp

I was suggested to visit this school to get a simple wash and flat iron of my hair, well to my surprise the students were very professional and made me feel...

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Jason M.
8/1/2017 via Yelp
8/1/2017
via Yelp

Walked past this unassuming location and decided to learn more about the program and various services available to an actual client. This is a vocational...

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In the School's Words

Blue Cliff College was founded in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1987 with the goal of becoming one of the most respected Massage Therapy training centers in the nation. In June of 1989, the College in Louisiana received its Proprietary School License from the state. In 1998, the Continuing Education College was proud to receive accreditation from the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the US Department of Education.

Blue Cliff College is committed to helping students develop a high level of competency, obtained through the pursuit, assimilation, and dissemination of knowledge in their academic programs.

The faculty and staff strive to prepare students with the ability to function proficiently in a competitive society and in the career of their choice. Throughout every program offered, the underlying objective is to create within each student an awareness of professional and social responsibility and an appreciation for the principles of ethical conduct.

Blue Cliff College offers comprehensive career training and hands-on experience throughout the entire catalog of programs.

Below are the programs offered at Blue Cliff College's campuses (not all programs are offered at all locations):

  • Clinical Medical Assisting Diploma
  • Cosmetology Diploma
  • Dental Assisting Diploma
  • Dialysis Technician Diploma
  • Esthetics Diploma
  • Health Information Management, Billing and Coding Diploma
  • Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Technician Diploma
  • Massage Therapy (Diploma)

Accreditation, Licenses, Affiliations and Approvals

Blue Cliff College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.

Louisiana Campuses (Alexandria*, Lafayette* and Metairie): Louisiana State Board of Massage Therapy, Louisiana Rehabilitation Services, Veterans State Approving Agency, (SAA), Workforce Investment Act, (WIA), Louisiana Board of Regents, Louisiana State Board of Cosmetology, Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals, American Massage Therapy Association Council of Schools, (AMTA-COS), and National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, (NCBTMB).

Fayetteville, AR: Arkansas Department of Health, Arkansas Rehabilitation Services, Veterans State Approving Agency, (SAA), Workforce Investment Act, (WIA), Arkansas Department of Higher Education, Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals, American Massage Therapy Association Council of Schools, (AMTA-COS), Arkansas State Board of Dental Examiners and National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, (NCBTMB).

Gulfport, MS: Mississippi State Board of Massage Therapy (License number 9803) Mississippi Rehabilitation Services, Veterans State Approving Agency, (SAA), Workforce Investment Act, (WIA), Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology, Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals, American Massage Therapy Association Council of Schools, (AMTA-COS), and National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, (NCBTMB).

Note: Documents relating to accreditation, licensure or affiliations can be reviewed by contacting the Campus Director.

Licensed by the Louisiana State Board of Massage Therapy License Number:
Campus Location - License Number
Metairie - E2290

For more information about the career training programs available at Blue Cliff College, or to schedule a tour of one of the campuses, simply complete and submit the online form and an admissions representative will respond to your request promptly.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.

Lafayette Campus

Blue Cliff College — Lafayette Campus offers the following beauty programs.

  • Cosmetology - Diploma
  • Esthetics - Diploma
  • Massage Therapy - Diploma

Programs

Blue Cliff College - Lafayette offers the following programs:

Cosmetology / Esthetics / Nail Technology / Massage Therapy / Teacher Training / Continuing Education

Cosmetology

Program Length 82 hours
Average Completion 15 months
Program Tuition $24,805

Esthetics

Program Length 780 hours
Average Completion 9 months
Program Tuition $12,502

Massage Therapy

Program Length 600 hours
Average Completion 9 months
Program Tuition $10,748

Nail Technology

Program Length 510 hours
Average Completion 4 months
Program Tuition $5,125

Beauty Instructor

Program Length 500 hours
Average Completion N/A
Program Tuition N/A

About This School

Accreditation or State Approval

The accreditation or state approval status of this school's programs is unknown. We did not find accreditation or approval status through publicly available records. Please check directly with the relevant state board about programs at this school.

Financial Aid

70% of students received financial aid

On average, students received $4,645 in financial aid.

Student Body

Gender Ratio

83% Female, 17% Male

Race / Ethnicity Ratio

26% White, 2% Hispanic / Latino, 71% African American, 0% Asian American, 0% American Indian, 0% Hawaiian / Pacific, 1% Two or More, 0% Unknown

309 students are enrolled in this school

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Page last updated: 07/17/2024

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