Don't miss the Advising and Registration Event near you!
Your chance to get enrolled in classes for January!
- Learn about degrees and transfer credit
- Apply for admission
- Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- Build a class schedule that works for you and register for classes
- Get assistance with G.I. Bill® benefit applications or guidance on Military Tuition Assistance
To accelerate your admission to Columbia College, bring:
- Government-issued ID (for identity authentication)
- Official or unofficial high school or college transcripts
- Joint Services Transcripts (JST)
- Any score reports (CLEP, DSST, AP, IB, etc.)
If you are still exploring your options or have already been admitted, stop by during one of our events to speak to an advisor!
Select your Columbia College location from the list below for specific event details.
Hunter Army Airfield
Lake County/Naval Station Great Lakes
Patrick Air Force Base
Coast Guard Island
Evening Campus - Columbia
Fort Leonard Wood
Lake of the Ozarks
Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay
San Luis Obispo
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Why Columbia College?
You can take up to nine credit hours per session, helping you to complete your degree quickly. How quickly?
- 14 months for an associate degree
- 2 years and 4 months for a bachelor’s degree
- 12 months for a master’s degree
Fit your degree around your life
You can take classes in-seat, online or both.
- Evening classes that meet once or twice per week to fit your schedule
- Online classes that allow you to work on your degree on your time
- Instructors with real-world experience
Financial aid to help you pay for college
Financial aid may be available to help you cover the cost of your education. Typical types of aid include:
- Federal Pell Grants – these typically do not need to be repaid.
- Federal Student Loans – these need to be repaid with interest.
- Columbia College scholarships – these do not need to be repaid.