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Columbia University in the City of New York

For more than 250 years, Columbia has been a leader in higher education in the nation and around the world. At the core of our wide range of academic integrity is the commitment to attract and engage the best minds in pursuit of greater human understanding, pioneering new discoveries and service to society.

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

49.49

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

49.49

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

82.05

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

20.13

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

13

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

29.08

Why you should attend?

Across Columbia's 17 schools, U.S. military veterans play an integral part in the student life, academic endeavors,and intellectual accomplishments of the University. With over 600 student-veterans, Columbia has established itself as a leader in the Ivy League in recruiting students with military experience and ensuring they have the financial resources to attend through Yellow Ribbon and Tuition Assistance programs. Furthermore, Columbia's robust student affairs, health services, and other resources, ensure that service members receive support in pursuing their educational endeavors to completion. It is an honor to have these incredible men and women at Columbia University.

Top Degrees

Accounting
Computer Science
Engineering (general)
Finance, General
Law
Nursing Practice / Registered Nurse
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 $45,504 $45,504
Fees $5,979 $5,979
Room $12,400 $12,400
Board $3,720 $3,720
Books $1,400 $1,400
Other Expenses $3,720 $3,720
Totals $72,723 $72,723
Graduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $49,024 $49,024
Fees $5,392 $5,392
Room $9,904 $9,904
Board $9,904 $9,904
Books $2,000 $2,000
Other Expenses $4,800 $4,800
Totals $81,024 $81,024