Columbia College - Missouri: Ranking & Review

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United States
Top 22%

Columbia College - Missouri Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)13,4925,7247,768

9,727 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

7,463 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $35. Application fee for graduates - $55.

Columbia College - Missouri has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Columbia College - Missouri Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,094 and other expenses per full academic year.

Columbia College - Missouri provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 444 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$8,712$8,712
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$288$288
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,271$7,271
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$410$410

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2461,0682181,532
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1,0224951,517
Public Administration and Social Service Professions168281449
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12325543421
Health Professions and Related Programs434588
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services236083
Social Sciences4040
English Language and Literature & Letters2626
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1616
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1616
Visual and Performing Arts1515
Natural Resources and Conservation8513
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs77
Physical Sciences66
Mathematics and Statistics44
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies22
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies22
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total1,6342,6323384,604

A total of 4,266 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Columbia College - Missouri.

At the master's level 338 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate26%24%28%
  • Full-time retention rate - 69%
  • Part-time retention rate - 32%

General info

MottoMagnanimiter Crucem Sustine
Valiantly bear the cross
Religious affiliationChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Colorsblue, gray
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff934
Instructional FTE283
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1001 Rogers Street
Columbia, Missouri, 65216
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population123,000
Fax+1 (573) 875 7506

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