College of the Week: Columbia College

Overview:

Columbia college is a private non-profit school in Columbia, MO. This college is good for students who want to go into science or liberal arts.

General Info:

1001 Rogers Street  Columbia, MO 65216

Phone #: (573) 875- 7352

Website: http://www.ccis.edu

Cost & Aid:

Tuition rate: $22,704 per year of attending

Here is a list of scholarships that students can qualify for. These are automatic and merit-based.

  • Dean’s Excellence Scholarship
    • Amount: $10,000
    • Eligibility: Calculated based on ACT/GPA score
  • Founder’s Achievement Scholarship:
    • Amount: $8,500
    • Eligibility: Calculated based on ACT/GPA score
  • 1851 Collegiate Scholarship:
    • Amount: $5,000
    • Eligibility: Calculated based on ACT/GPA score
  • Trustee Recognition Scholarship:
    • Amount: $3,500
    • Eligibility: Calculated based on ACT/GPA score
  • Midwest Student Exchange:
    • Amount: $2,700
    • Eligibility: Resident of IL,IN,KS,MI,MN,NE,ND,OH, or WI
  • Alumni Legacy Grant:
    • Amount: $1,000
    • Eligibility: Must be child/grandchild of CC alumni
  • Disciples of Christ(DOC):
    • Amount: $1,000
    • Eligibility: Requires DOC pastor recommendation
  • Two in Family Grant:
    • Amount: $500
    • Eligibility: Must have immediate family member enrolled full time at Columbia College

Financial aid is also available for students. This college does enroll students from the A+ program.

Student Life:

Students at Columbia College can choose from over 35 majors and pre-professional programs. They also have activities like any other college like sports, clubs, and they have something different that fits every student that attends Columbia College.

Statistics:

  • 14,790 undergrad students
  • Graduation rate(full-time first time students for 6 years): 37%
  • Graduation rate(full-time first time students for 8 years): 41%
  • Graduation rate(full-time other students for 6 years): 51%
  • Graduation rate(full-time other students for 8 years): 52%
  • Graduation rate(part-time other students for 6 years): 22%
  • Graduation rate(part-time other students for 8 years): 36%

 

If you are interested in attending Columbia College, please speak to Mrs. Bauer or Ms. Norman.

 

 

 

 

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