Overview

Student Population
6,825
Columbia College Chicago overview
Location Chicago, Illinois
Online colum.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Columbia College Chicago overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Chicago, Illinois, Columbia College Chicago is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. Columbia College Chicago has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  6,279 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 546 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $26,090 plus fees of $1,086. Columbia College-Chicago is ranked 1444 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Requirements
Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$26,090
Costs for Columbia College Chicago
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$1,086
Room and Board $14,012
Budget for Other Expenses$2,856
Total One Year Cost$45,644

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$37,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
41% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Columbia College Chicago students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 63%
Communication 12%
Business 9%
Communications Technology 6%
English and Literature 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=144281 IPEDS survey data for Columbia College Chicago.