|Business model||For Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
Columbia College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.
Columbia College calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $9,280 (51.1% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 2 year private institution)
Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.
In 2016-2017 academic year, 54% of Columbia College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 54% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,018 (which is 8.8% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Columbia College in 2016-2017, was 8, which is 2% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,360 (which is 28.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Columbia College has enrolled a total of 388 students (356 students full-time and 32 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 388 students, 19 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 45% men and 55% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 142 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 35%
Black/African American: 1%
Two or more races: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at Columbia College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|English Language And Literature/letters||87%||702||0|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||7%||53|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||1%||12|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||1%||9|
|Personal And Culinary Services||1%||6|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Columbia College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
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