NB San Diego

Columbia College-San Diego offers convenient courses to civilians and military learners, utilizing its national network and robust online program.


Thrive with a flexible schedule

Online classes relocate if you do. We also offer in-seat classes at military venues across the country. See the Columbia College course schedule to find classes that work around your military duties.

Get ready for the next session

Columbia College class sessions last eight weeks and six sessions are available each year. The next CC session begins October 24, 2022 and the registration deadline for the following session is January 11, 2023.

No fees. No book costs. Plus, reduced tuition!

Columbia College now offers a special military-affiliated tuition rate for currently serving military members, and their spouses and dependents. Plus, you pay no fees, and books are provided at no cost!




3975 Norman Scott Rd #114
San Diego, CA 92136


(573) 876-4457


NB San Diego and MCRD San Diego
Mon. - Thurs: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fri.: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


What can I study?

Columbia College Global offers traditional classroom instruction for many courses at nationwide locations. Students at nationwide locations are expected to engage with multiple learning methods, including online and virtual while completing their degree. Not all degrees listed are available to students with F1 visa.

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Columbia College is a leader in higher education. We serve students on our residential campus, online and at more than 30 educational venues across the country. Our programs equip learners of all ages with the skills needed to succeed in the workforce of today and tomorrow.


Get started at Columbia College

  1. Complete the admission process

    Complete the free application with proof of high school completion. An Enrollment Counselor can help you every step of the way.

  2. Connect with an academic advisor

    Once admitted, an academic advisor will help you make decisions about your major, coursework and career goals.

  3. Apply for financial aid

    Leverage scholarship opportunities or find out if you’re eligible for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

  4. Transfer credit

    Transfer coursework, military training and licensures, and save time and money on your degree

  5. Register for classes

    Select your courses for the upcoming term


About NB San Diego

Columbia College-San Diego was established in 2009. The venue offers high-speed access to library resources, qualified academic advisors and quality faculty.

The venue provides a unique educational opportunity to working adults through its degree offerings and eight-week course format. With a national network and a robust online program, the college offers convenient courses to civilians and military learners.

Students at Columbia College-San Diego have the opportunity to take a mix of in-seat and online classes. In-seat classes are taught in a mix of Monday-Wednesday, Tuesday-Thursday classes, as well as some Saturday classes. Classes are taken in two 2.5-hour classes or one 5-hour class each week.

Columbia College-San Diego has agreements with Grossmont College , San Diego City College and San Diego Miramar College . These agreements allow students a seamless transition from an associate degree to a bachelor’s program Columbia College.

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Important information

This section contains important information about Columbia College and the degree programs available to you in the state of California.


Performance fact sheets

Learn about graduation and placement rates for each degree program, plus other important information.

Columbia College has an automated enrollment agreement and performance fact sheet process. The performance fact sheets posted here are for information only and should not be submitted as official documents to allow student enrollment in courses.
Students who need to submit official versions of these forms may locate them in CougarTrack .

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Select your Columbia College location from the list and see the brochures for all degree programs available at that location.