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Columbia College is the oldest undergraduate college at Columbia University, situated on the university's main campus in Morningside Heights in the borough of Manhattan in New York City. It was founded in 1754 by the Church of England as King's College, receiving a Royal Charter from King George II of Great Britain. Columbia College is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of New York and the fifth oldest in the United States. The college is highly selective in its admissions. For the class of 2015, the college accepted 6.4% of its applicants, the second lowest acceptance rate in the Ivy League and in the country, behind Harvard.

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  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $24,600.00 avg tuition

1301 Columbia College Dr
Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 786-3012

Apply online Admissions:
www.columbiasc.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.columbiasc.edu/admissions/fin..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Columbia College

Statistics:
Applied 905
Admitted 623 69%
Enrolled total 193
Full Time: 193
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 450 570
SAT Math 450 550
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 18 25
ACT Math 17 23
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 67%
4-year graduation rate 32%
6-year graduation rate 40%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Columbia College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $24,600.00 $24,600.00 $24,600.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $450.00 $450.00 $450.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $660.00 $660.00 $660.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $9,600.00 $9,600.00 $9,600.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $400.00 $400.00 $400.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $6,638.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $4,140.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,100.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 93%
Percent receiving grant aid 93%
Avg amount of grant aid $21,481.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 90%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,981.00

Columbia College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism, Other X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other X
Computer and Information Sciences, Other X
EDUCATION
Drama and Dance Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, Other X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Behavioral Sciences X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Applied Psychology X
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other X
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Religious Education X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Dance, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Keyboard Instruments X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X
Voice and Opera X

Scholarships for Students in South Carolina

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship $5,000 December 01, 2016
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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