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About Columbia College-Guantanamo Bay

Columbia College-Guantanamo Bay was established in 2003. The venue provides higher education to working adults and offers five classrooms, a computer lab, faculty and high-speed, online access to library resources.

The venue provides a unique educational opportunity to working adults through its degree offerings and eight-week course format. With a national network and a robust online program, the college offers convenient courses to civilians and military learners.

Location history

Columbia College-Guantanamo was established in 2003 and began offering courses to students in 2004. Today it continues to serve civilian and military adult learners in the area.

Columbia College-Guantanamo Bay is part of Columbia College's network of nationwide venues. The first extended venue was founded in St. Louis in 1973 after an Army education services officer was interested in providing courses to Army recruiters in the area.

Today, Columbia College has more than 30 venues. The online program at Columbia College also serves students in the Guantanamo Bay area.

Community information

We know there's more to life than studying. When you're ready to take a break from the books, you'll find plenty of recreational, cultural and sports opportunities.

Naval Station Guantanamo Bay is the oldest continuous operating U.S. military installation overseas. Located in Oriente Province on the southeast corner of Cuba, the base is approximately 400 miles from Miami, Fla. 


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