Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus
Columbus, OH 43215


Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 381
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 20:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus 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.

Application Fee

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus's tuition was $10,440 for all students regardless of residency (24.2% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 2-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $18,092
In State Tuition
National Average = $13,780
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $13,780
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 94% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,514 (which is 2.4% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus in 2016-2017, was 74, which is 93% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $11,447 (which is 52% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,407
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,529
Financial aid
National Average = 88%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus has enrolled a total of 381 students (241 students full-time and 140 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 381 students, 42 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 20% men and 80% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 113 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 68%

White: 25%

Hispanic: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Asian: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 4 largest majors offered at Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus.

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
Health Professions And Related Programs 81% 150 26
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 6% 12 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 10 0
Legal Professions And Studies 1% 2 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 61%

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 Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

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.

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Miami-Jacobs Career College-Columbus.

Daymar College-Columbus
5.4 mile away
Bradford School
6.1 mile away
The Spa School
7.1 mile away
Fortis College-Columbus
9.7 mile away