Columbia College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

11600 Columbia College Drive

Sonora, CA 95370

(209) 588-5231

Fax: (209) 588-5337

Contact: Kathy Smith

Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

11600 Columbia College Drive

Sonora, CA 95370

(209) 588-5100

www.gocolumbia.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,137

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,806

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Music – General A
Photography A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Management Information Systems C
Office Clerical Services C
Sales and Distribution C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer Science C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Transcription C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A
Mechanics & Repair – General C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forest Technology A,C
Forestry – General A,C
Natural Resources & Conservation – General A
Natural Resources Management/Policy A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts C
Bartending C
Culinary Arts/Related Services A
Food Service C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Physics A
Planetary Sciences A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Columbia College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(209) 588-5100
Website:www.gocolumbia.edu/
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.gocolumbia.edu/admissions/application.php
Address:11600 Columbia College Dr, Sonora, CA 95370
Setting:41
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,420
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,599 (66% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,162
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,658
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:70%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,533

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Columbia College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Columbia College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services103
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services41
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs23
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians21
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation33
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Personal and Culinary Services31
Physical Sciences2
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences23
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total3134

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Columbia College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Columbia College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$1,162
Out-of-state$6,658
Books and supplies$1,746

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid16070%
Grant or scholarship aid16070%$4,533
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,51162%$2,728
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Columbia College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Columbia College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Columbia College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,420
Undergraduate enrollment2,420
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Columbia College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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