Applying to Columbia College
Columbia College is a school on the move. We are an institution dedicated to our students. We produce successful graduates who are an asset not only to their professions, but also to their communities. As a liberal arts and sciences college, our graduates learn to think critically and understand issues globally. Your college decision affects not only the next few years, but a lifetime. Consider some of the strengths of Columbia College and see how we can make a difference in your life.
Students are considered for admission based on an individual evaluation of their overall academic record. Admission is generally granted to students who rank in the top half of their class or who score at the 50th percentile or above on the ACT, SAT or GED, and have a minimum 2.5 grade point average. Transfer students are generally considered for admission based on completed college coursework. Learn more about admission to Columbia College.
Giving Credit Where Credit is Due
Columbia College accepts college credit from these programs:
- Advanced Placement (AP)
- International Baccalaureate (IB)
- Dual Credit
- Proficiency Exams
- Credit for Prior Learning
Learn more about CLEP and other testing services available at Columbia College.