Columbia College, Columbia, SC

Columbia, SC

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Columbia College, Columbia, SC

Columbia College, Columbia, SC

Columbia College, Columbia, SC Student Essentials

Columbia College, Columbia, SC Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Mid-size City Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: United Methodist
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: fighting koala
Website: www.columbiasc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $26,030
Out-of-State Tuition: $26,030
Retention Rate: 60%
Enrollment: 1,495
Year Established: 1854

About Columbia College, Columbia, SC

Columbia College in Columbia, South Carolina, one of the few women’s colleges in the United States, offers an education that focuses on the liberal arts and emphasizes the importance of human values.

The college stresses the importance of becoming involved, either academically or culturally, and often hosts guest speakers like authors or scholars and offers focused discussions in its Collaborative Learning Center.

Many college life activities are available for students to either explore their interests or gain real world experience in preparation for a career. Some include:

  • Columbia literary journal and newspaper
  • Music and theatre groups
  • Religious clubs
  • Social services and community outreach programs

Academics offered at the college include traditional undergraduate programs in:

  • Art
  • Biology
  • History
  • Music
  • Political Science
  • Religion
  • Theatre

Other specialized degree programs, like Accounting, Social Work, Speech-Language Pathology, and many more are also offered.

Columbia also provides co-ed graduate programs for master’s degrees in Organizational Change and Leadership and Divergent Learning.

In addition, Columbia provides evening bachelor’s degree programs designed for students who need to work around hectic schedules. Majors include Behavioral Science, Business Administration, Human Services, and many more.

Financial aid is available to eligible students. The college offers a variety of scholarships devoted to first-year students.

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Columbia College, Columbia, SC Map & Location

Columbia College, Columbia, SC
1301 Columbia College Dr
Columbia, SC 29203


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Getting Around Columbia College, Columbia, SC

Walkability

Fair walkability. You could have a car for this area, but walking is possible.

4/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Columbia, SC

Winter
Dec
60
39
Jan
58
37
Feb
63
41
Spring
Mar
71
47
Apr
80
54
May
87
63
Summer
Jun
92
70
Jul
95
73
Aug
93
72
Fall
Sep
88
67
Oct
78
55
Nov
69
47

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,263
Freshman Class 274
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 1,495

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 4%
  • African American: 42%
  • Caucasian: 48%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 4%
Latino 4%
African American 42%
Caucasian 48%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 4%

Undergraduate 84%
Graduate 16%
Full-Time 68%
Part-Time 32%
Women 100%
Men 0%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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