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This page contains commonly used statistics and information about Columbia College. If you require statistics that are not listed on this page, please contact the Office of Institutional Research.

Alumni-living Worldwide: more than 89,000
Alumni-Worldwide: more than 97,000
Annual Day Student Enrollment: 1211
Annual Evening Campus Enrollment: 1370
Annual Graduate Student Enrollment: 1008
Annual Nationwide Enrollments: 11,632
Annual Online Campus Enrollments: 4743
Day-Average ACT: 23
Day-Average Age: 22
Day-Average GPA high school: 3.56
Default Rate for 2015: 13.9%
Degrees Awarded-Bacc Day Campus: 208
Degrees Awarded-Masters Main Campus: 95
Enrollments-Fall-All Full Time Students: 4586
Enrollments-Fall-All Part Time Students: 7519
Enrollments-Fall-Day Campus: 1046
Enrollments-Fall-Day Campus First Time: 146
Enrollments-Fall-Day Freshmen: 247
Enrollments-Fall-Main Campus Graduate: 189
Enrollments-Fall-Masters Nationwide: 266
Enrollments-Fall-Masters Online: 266
Enrollments-Fall-UG Evening Campus: 869
Enrollments-Fall-UG Nationwide: 6736
Enrollments-Fall-UG Online: 2731
Faculty-Full Time: 74
Faculty-Full time highest degree: 54
FTE Student-CC: 7072
FTE Student-Day: 917.67
FTE-Prior Academic Year-All CC Students: 8001
Graduation Rate Day only-150 of time:


Graduation Rate for Bachelors Cohorts Day Students Only-150 of time:


Graduation Rate for Bachelors Cohorts-150 of time: 25%
Graduation Rate-150 of time: 30%
Online-count DE: 12,258
Online-One online class-CC: 15,547
Pass Rate-Education Missouri Content Assessment
Pass Rate-Nursing-Columbia Campus: 96.88%
Pass Rate-Nursing-Lake Campus: 87.5%
Pass Rate-Nursing-Missouri state rate: 90.55%
Pass Rate-Nursing-National rate: 88.3%
Placement Rate-Florida: 75%, 255 of 340 responses
Placement Rate-Georgia: 67%, 186 out of 279 responses
Placement Rate-New Mexico: 0%, 0 of 0 responses
Placement Rate-Wisconsin: 80%, 4 of 5 responses
Retention Rate-All Bachelors Cohort: 69.2%
Retention Rate-Day Bachelors Cohort: 71%
SFR-Day: 9:1
Student Diversity-Consumer Information:

Columbia College has more than 2,000 students attending the Day and Evening programs, both located in Columbia, MO.  Through its networking of 35 Nationwide locations, as well as the main campus in Columbia, MO, and a robust Online Education, the college serves more than 19,000 students annually.  Student body diversity information can be found at Columbia College's Office of Institutional Research page.

Student Loan debt-average-entire college: $21,190.49


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