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Columbia College

Columbia College is a regionally accredited, private, nonprofit institution that was established in 1851. Each year the college provides associate, bachelor and master degree programs to more than 13,900 students across more than 37 locations around the world, including a robust online education offering. Columbia College has proudly served the military since 1973 and currently has 19 locations on military installations, plus a Veterans Service Center that additionally offers virtual services for military connected students. Columbia College offers more than 55 degree programs, each offering career focused learning within the framework of a comprehensive liberal arts and sciences education.

Military Friendly Rating

We rate how Military Friendly an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The rating below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly.

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

71.71

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

71.71

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

87.17

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

10.98

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

42.71

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

22.28

Why you should attend?

Columbia College awards academic credit for military training and experience, helping service members complete their degree requirements faster. Classes are available in-seat or online and take place in both a traditional sixteen-week semester format and accelerated eight-week sessions that start six times a year. We provide a high quality education at an affordable price with no fees for students outside of their tuition costs. For those students using military educational benefits to cover their expenses, we provide expert guidance through the G.I. Bill® and MTA process. We provide a range of scholarships and support services to help students successfully obtain a degree and go further in their career choice.

Top Degrees

Accounting
Business Administration & Management, General
Computer & Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer & Information Systems Services Management
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Finance, General
Health Services Administration
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Psychology
Social Work
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A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

Tuition & Institution Information

Undergraduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $8,112 $8,112
Fees $0 $0
Room $8,704 $8,704
Board $0 $0
Books $0 $0
Other Expenses $8,032 $8,032
Totals $24,848 $24,848
Graduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $9,048 $9,048
Fees $0 $0
Room $8,704 $8,704
Board $0 $0
Books $0 $0
Other Expenses $8,032 $8,032
Totals $25,784 $25,784