Largest Programs Costs and Completion Time

The largest program at Columbia College is English Language and Literature and its 2020 tuition & fees are $9,940. For reference, the average tuition for the English Language and Literature program of all trade schools in the United States is $8,739.
The next table shows the largest program information including tuition, books and supplies costs, program length, and average completion time. The average values are computed based on the data from trade schools' information for the corresponding vocational program.
2020 Costs and Completion Information of Largest Programs
Program NameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesProgram LengthsAvg. Completion Time
English Language and Literature $9,940 $720 1,200 Hours 15 Months
National Average $8,739 - 687 Hours 12.75 Months
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage $8,260 $330 600 Hours 7 Months
National Average $11,333 - 668 Hours 8.02 Months
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist $13,540 $1,400 1,500 Hours 15 Months
National Average $15,110 - 1,412 Hours 11.91 Months
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist $24,420 $1,400 120 Hours 19 Months
National Average $15,110 - 1,412 Hours 11.91 Months

2020 Average Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees are $9,940 at Columbia College. The typical cost for purchasing books and supplies for programs is $720. The total cost of attendance is $35,080 when a student lives off-campus.
2020 Average Costs of Attendance
Tuition & Fees$9,940
Books & Supplies$720
Room & Board$19,380
Other Living Expenses$5,040
Total Cost of Attendace (COA)$35,080
1Columbia College does not offer on-campus housing facilities.

Career and Vocational Programs

Columbia College offers 4 career courses through 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate, Associate's programs Of that, 1 programs can be conferred by distance learning - 1 2 years Certificate. The next table summarizes the total number of completers by degree programs.
Total Number of Career Programs
1 Year Certificate2 Years Certificate 4 Years CertificateAssociate's
Online ProgramsNOT OFFERED1NOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED
Overall Programs12NOT OFFERED1
Next tables list each career program with offered degrees. The number on each columns denotes the number of completers on the program last year. The numbers includes completers through on-campus classes and partial online classes as well as only online classes.
You may want to see all online schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of program.
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Important Statistics

The graduation rate at Columbia College is 64%. The students to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 an the retention rate is 84%.
Key Academics Stats
Graduation Rate64%
Transfer-out Rate3%
Retention Rate84%(full-time), 50% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio11 to 1
Student Population144 Students
Number of Staffs24 Staffs

Special Learning Opportunities

Columbia College offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationNo
Study AbroadNo

On-Campus Student Services

Columbia College provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersNo
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

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