Columbia College is one of the fifty-three private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Missouri. The campus is located in an urban area, in Columbia.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 13,492 students attend the school. Every year 26% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
|Campus LocaleMidsize City|
|Number of Students13,492|
|Student to Faculty Ratio27:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation |
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
|On Campus HousingYes|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1923 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
11/01/1995 - 06/30/2008
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
09/22/2016 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$288/credit|
|In State Students||$288/credit|
|Out of State Students||$288/credit|
|In District Students||$410/credit|
|In State Students||$410/credit|
|Out of State Students||$410/credit|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 90% of Columbia College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||5%||$515|
|State Grant & Scholarships||27%||$1,965|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||49%||$11,348|
|Federal Student Loans||60%||$5,799|
$23,062Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$26,245|
|$30,001 to $48,000$24,851|
|$48,001 to $75,000$24,934|
|$75,001 to $110,000$23,727|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Missouri state board of nursing.