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Columbia College Chicago Scholarships

600 South Michigan Tuition In/Out-State: $22,884 / $22,884 Total Fall Enrollment: 11,922
Chicago , IL 60605-1996 Books and Supplies: $1,708 Applicants Admitted: 94%
(312) 369-7130 On-campus Room and Board: $12,450 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 80%
http://www.colum.edu/ Undergraduate Application Fee: $35 Receiving Institutional Aid: 30% , $8,147 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Columbia College Chicago General Information

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    Address 600 South Michigan, Chicago, IL 60605-1996
    Phone Number (312) 369-7130
    Web Address http://www.colum.edu/
    Mission Statement

    Columbia College Chicago is an arts and media-focused liberal arts college dedicated to rigorous academics, hands-on learning, collaboration and career preparation. With more than 120 years of deep experience, we encourage students to take creative risks, develop an authentic voice and author the culture of their time.

    Columbia offers an inclusive learning community and an educational philosophy that weds theory with practice. Columbia gives students the opportunity to practice and perfect their craft from day one while grounding them in a liberal arts curriculum. Our location in Chicago—one of the most vibrant, forward-thinking cities in the world—provides students access to an array of cultural and professional experiences, and our award-winning faculty of working professionals prepare graduates for successful careers and leadership roles in their field.

    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large City
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Columbia College Chicago Size

    Total enrollment 10,142
    Enrolled full time 9,066
    Enrolled part time 1,076

    Columbia College Chicago Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 4,019
    Women enrolled full time 5,047
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 4%
  • Columbia College Chicago Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (312) 369-7130
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $35
    Applied -
    Admitted -
    Enrolled -
    Admitted % 94%

    Columbia College Chicago Admission factors

    Admission test scores recommended
    Secondary school GPA -
    Secondary school rank -
    Secondary school record Yes
    TOEFL 80
    Completion of college preparatory program -
    Recommendations Yes
    Formal demonstration of competencies -

    Columbia College Chicago Admission statistics

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  • Columbia College Chicago Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $22,884
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $22,884
    Books and Supplies $1,708
    On-campus room and board $12,450 on average, ranges from $8,600- $14,800
    Off-campus room and board $11,920

    Columbia College Chicago Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 80%
    Receiving Federal Grants 37% , $4,034 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 30% , $8,147 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 69% , $9,655 on average
  • Columbia College Chicago Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor Master
    Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 21 0
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 193 0
    Retail Management 86 0
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
    Journalism 128 12
    Radio and Television 104 0
    COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects 37 0
    Recording Arts Technology/Technician 100 0
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 0 0
    EDUCATION Bachelor Master
    Art Teacher Education 0 19
    Early Childhood Education and Teaching 26 0
    Elementary Education and Teaching 0 18
    Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other 0 0
    Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 0 6
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master
    Creative Writing 119 35
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master
    Sign Language Interpretation and Translation 16 0
    HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
    Dance Therapy/Therapist 0 0
    Movement Therapy and Movement Education 0 12
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor Master
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 12 0
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor Master
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 36 13
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 7 0
    Cinematography and Film/Video Production 418 10
    Commercial and Advertising Art 43 0
    Dance, General 45 0
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 138 0
    Fashion/Apparel Design 66 0
    Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 48 8
    Fine and Studio Arts Management 220 81
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 35 0
    Graphic Design 105 0
    Illustration 31 0
    Industrial and Product Design 7 0
    Interior Design 12 0
    Intermedia/Multimedia 12 0
    Music, General 61 0
    Music, Other 0 12
    Photography 169 10
    Playwriting and Screenwriting 4 0
  • Columbia College Chicago Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline No closing date
    Priority application deadline May 1
    Fall application deadline May 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due -
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by -
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

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    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
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    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline May 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
  • Columbia College ChicagoFeatures

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    Twitter Username
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    Next Connect Link Url
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    Next Connect Link Text
    Check out our Open House
    Next Connect Description
    on November 8th!
    Application Link
    http://colum.edu/apply
    Scholarship Calculator Link
    http://www.colum.edu/Student_Financial_Services/create-a-plan/scholarships/index.php
    Virtual Tour Link
    http://www.colum.edu/About_Columbia/Visit/Maps_-_Building_Directories/

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    Columbia College ChicagoNames and Abbreviations

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    Columbia College Chicago
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Presidential Scholarship

Scholarship Description
Open to outstanding high school seniors and transfer students who have earned less than 17 credit hours and plan on entering for the first time in the fall semester. Earned a minimum cumulative high school grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 (or equivalent). Submit samples of their creative work that demonstrate strong accomplishment, talent or ability in their intended major. Awards are based on academic achievement, and demonstration of talent, ability or accomplishment in the student's intended major. Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Have a completed Admissions application file that is received by the Undergraduate Admissions Office before February 1. Renewable. Amount of the award: $4,000-$8,500 (half awarded in the Fall and half awarded in the Spring).
Amount
$4,000 - $8,500
Number of Awards
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Renewable
Yes
Renewal Criteria
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Award Criteria Requirements:

Financial need
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GPA
3.0
SAT
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ACT
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Class Standing
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State
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Other
Open to outstanding high school seniors and transfer students who have earned less than 17 credit hours and plan on entering for the first time in the fall semester.
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