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Find your perfect program match by exploring our diverse range of certificates, undergraduate, graduate, and online degrees designed to meet the needs and interests of every student.

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Whether you’re seeking a traditional college experience or a 100% online degree program, our dynamic academic environment fosters critical thinking and lifelong learning, ensuring your unique college experience is truly yours.

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Whether you're a recent high school graduate or an adult seeking a new path, we offer traditional on-campus experiences or flexible online and nationwide programs to achieve your associate or bachelor's degree.

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Further your education and career potential. Our graduate programs offer in-depth knowledge and real-word insights, providing the tools you need to excel in your chosen field.

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We're committed to transforming military experiences into academic success. From credits for training to tailored support, you have everything you need to achieve your goals.

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Flexible learning on your terms. Our robust online programs offer flexibility, ensuring you receive a quality education wherever life takes you.

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Join our global community. Our welcoming environment, diverse cultures and dedicated resources ensure a smooth academic transition.

why choose CC?

Here at Columbia College, we don't just offer education. We offer progress, optimism, and a personal connection. Discover the transformative impact of Columbia College.

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Our Commitment To Education Accessibility For All

For decades, Columbia College has paved the way. We were among the first colleges to serve female students, to offer extended venues on military bases, to pioneer online learning. We must always be thinking differently to ensure that the transformational power of education is available to all.

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Our Dedication To Support The Armed Forces Runs Deep

We are proud to be a Purple Heart College; to rank #4 Military Spouse Friendly college in the nation; to be recognized as the 2023 Silver Star Families of America and the 2023 Best for Vets awards.

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Ashley Williams ’17 ’23 Completes Her Master’s Degree From Hospital

Armed with determination and unwavering hope, Ashley Williams, an Air Force veteran who suffered a severe spinal cord injury while stationed in Germany, completed her master degree while living in a specialized long-term care unit.

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student services

From support services and academic resources to career preparation and personal counseling, Columbia College provides key benefits and guidance necessary for you to succeed both inside and outside of the classroom.

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Center for Student Success

At Columbia College, our Student Success Coaches listen, guide and serve as partners in your path to earning a degree. Work one-on-one with coaches for individualized solutions in academic success, financial confidence and degree completion.

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Career Services Center

Transition from college to career is a vital stage, and Columbia College's Grossnickle Career Services Center provides you with essential support. Get personalized help from our professionals to find career paths and opportunities through virtual or in-person appointments.

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Veteran Services Center

The Ousley Family Veterans Service Center supports the unique needs of veterans, military service members, and dependents during their transition to college. The center also processes VA enrollment certifications for on-campus or online classes.

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because a future built by you is a future built for you.

Too many people have been made to feel that higher education isn’t a place for them— that it is someone else’s dream. But we change all that. With individualized attention and ongoing support, we help you write a new story for the future where you play the starring role.