Explore international programs
International programs connect Columbia College with the world.
Columbia College supports international students as well as students interested in studying, working or volunteering abroad. In today's diverse and interconnected world, we are proud to facilitate programs, connections, and experiences that promote global awareness and appreciation. Contact International Student Services to get started.
Discover our campus
Columbia College welcomes students from around the world. We celebrate the unique voices and perspectives our students bring to campus. We’ve participated in the #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign to affirm our commitment to diversity, safety and student development. Watch to hear our students, faculty and staff welcome you. #YAWH
Our admissions standards are considered moderately selective. Also find application requirements.See all requirements
International students are automatically considered for the same academic scholarships as domestic students.Find scholarships
Learn English for academic purposes
Increase your English proficiency to communicate effectively at an academic level.See program details
Enrich your college experience, broaden your resume, and transform your life.Begin your journey
International Student Services
Immigration advising and forms, campus resources, and ways to get involved on campus.Learn more
Explore our majors
Our degree programs are designed to equip you with a foundational liberal arts education and the practical skills employers seek.View all degrees
Where to learn
Our traditional campus in Columbia, Missouri, has a variety of resources and programs for international students.Learn more
We've been educating adult learners in the Denver area since 1975. More than 500 students takes courses here each year.Learn more
Upper-level international students may transfer to Columbia College-Elgin.Learn more
Salt Lake City, Utah
Established in 1975, Columbia College-Salt Lake offers modern learning spaces for adult learners.Learn more
Study in the U.S.
Columbia College provides a high-quality private U.S. education at an affordable rate. In fact, international students pay the same as domestic students. Get started by applying today at no charge.Apply to Columbia College today at no cost
Apply with the Common Application