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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 86,000
Alumni-Worldwide: more than 94,000
Annual Day Student Enrollment: 1035
Annual Evening Campus Enrollment: 1,852
Annual Graduate Student Enrollment: 1,193
Annual Nationwide Enrollments: 14,235
Annual Online Campus Enrollments: 5,102
Avg Class Size-Day: 10
Clubs count-Day: 36
Day-Average ACT: 23
Day-Average Age: 22
Day-Average GPA high school: 3.43
Day-Top 10 percent High School Class: 21%
Default Rate for 2014: 16%
Degree Programs-Associates-All CC: 10
Degree Programs-Bachelors-All CC: 39
Degree Programs-Grad-All CC: 8
Degrees Awarded-Bacc Day Campus: 158
Degrees Awarded-Masters Day Campus: 76
Enrollments-First Session-All Full Time Students: 5,272
Enrollments-First Session-All Part Time Students: 8,244
Enrollments-First Session-Day Campus: 1,064
Enrollments-First Session-Day Campus First Time: 179
Enrollments-First Session-Main Campus Graduate: 235
Enrollments-First Session-Masters Nationwide: 339
Enrollments-First Session-Masters Online: 244
Enrollments-First Session-UG Evening Campus: 1,028
Enrollments-First Session-UG Nationwide: 7,856
Enrollments-First Session-UG Online: 2,750
Enrollments-Freshmen-Day: 293
Faculty-Full Time: 74
Faculty-Full time highest degree: 57
FTE Faculty-All CC: 286
FTE Faculty-Day: 94.3
FTE Student-CC: 8,020
FTE Student-Day: 936.6
FTE-Employees CC: 942
FTE-Prior Academic Year-All CC Students: 11,196
FTE-Prior Academic Year-All Graduate: 531
FTE-Prior Academic Year-All Undergraduate: 10,666
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: 30%
Graduation Rate-150 of time: 31%
Library ebooks: 212,812
Number of Nationwide Campuses: 35
Number of States Operating in: 13
Online-count DE: 12,316
Online-One online class-CC: 18,391
Pass Rate-Education Missouri Content Assessment
Pass Rate-Nursing-Columbia Campus: 95.35%
Pass Rate-Nursing-Lake Campus: 100%
Pass Rate-Nursing-Missouri state rate: 85.5%
Pass Rate-Nursing-National rate: 84.57%
Placement Rate-Florida: 78%, 313 of 399 responses
Placement Rate-Georgia: 65%, 202 out of 312 responses
Placement Rate-New Mexico: 100%, 1 of 1 responses
Placement Rate-Wisconsin: 91%, 10 of 11 responses
Res Hall Count: 3
Res Hall-Apartment Count: 1
Res Hall-Beds Count: 394
Res Hall-Percent Day Students: 37%
Retention Rate-All Bachelors Cohort: 57%
Retention Rate-Day Bachelors Cohort: 72%
SFR-Day: 11:1
Sports Offered: 15
Student Diversity-Consumer Information:

Columbia College has more than 3,000 students attending the Day and Evening programs, both located in Columbia, MO.  Through its networking of 36 Nationwide locations, as well as the main campus in Columbia, MO, and a robust Online Education, the college serves more than 22,000 students annually.  Student body diversity information can be found at Columbia College's Office of Institutional Research page.

Student Loan debt-average-entire college: $21,730


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