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About Hunter Army Airfield

Columbia College-Hunter Army Airfield was established in 2002. The location provides higher education to working adults and offers high-tech classrooms, qualified academic advisors and faculty and high-speed, online access to library resources.

The location at Hunter Army Airfield provides a unique educational opportunity to working adults through its degree offerings and eight-week course format. As part of a network of locations across the country and a robust online program, the college offers convenient courses to civilians as well as military adult learners.

More than 600 students each year take a mix of in-seat and online classes.

Columbia College-Hunter Army Airfield has an agreement with Central Texas College, which allows students a seamless transition from an associate degree through a bachelor’s degree, and beyond, at Columbia College.

Campus history

Columbia College-Hunter Army Airfield was established in 2002 to serve the military population and their families on the base and surrounding communities. Today it continues to serve civilian and military adult learners in the area.

Columbia College-Hunter Army Airfield is part of Columbia College's network of nationwide campuses. The first extended campus 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, the Division of Adult Higher Education at Columbia College includes 30 campuses, including one in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. About half of Columbia College's nationwide campuses are on military bases. The Online Campus at Columbia College also serves students in the Hunter Army Airfield 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.

Savannah, Georgia, often referred to as the Hostess City of the South, is rich in architectural splendor, natural beauty and old-fashioned Southern charm. Savannah has one of the largest urban Historic Districts in the United States and is one of the top ten walking cities in the country.


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