Student Population
Columbia College overview
Location Columbia, South Carolina
Online columbiasc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Columbia College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Columbia, South Carolina, Columbia College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 880 prospective students applied, and 764 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 160 enrolled in the school.  934 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 580 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $19,500 plus fees of $0. Columbia College is ranked 1206 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
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SAT 1030/1190
ACT 17/21
GPA 3.71
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2019
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Columbia College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,203
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $7,900
Budget for Other Expenses$4,518
Total One Year Cost$33,121


Average Salary After 10 Years
$34,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
50% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Columbia College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 20%
Psychology 12%
Business 12%
Human Services 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217934 IPEDS survey data for Columbia College.