Columbia College Chicago

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Most Influential School
#569
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American arts college

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About Columbia College Chicago

According to Wikipedia, Columbia College Chicago is a private college specializing in arts and media disciplines and located in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1890, it has 5,928 students pursuing degrees in more than 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Columbia College Chicago Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
8,06190%50%

How Much Does Columbia College Chicago Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$26,610$1,176
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$27,120
30K - 48K$27,397
48K - 75K$31,071
75K - 110K$33,864
110K+$34,148

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Columbia College Chicago Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Columbia College Chicago, then you can expect to earn an average of $39,200 per year. You also have a 88% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Columbia College Chicago's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
6,4646,264200

Where is Columbia College Chicago?

Columbia College Chicago is located at 600 South Michigan, Chicago IL 60605-1996

What Is Columbia College Chicago Known For?

Columbia College Chicago is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Columbia College Chicago's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Columbia College Chicago's Most Influential Alumni?

Columbia College Chicago's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Literature, and Social Work. Here are some of Columbia College Chicago's most famous alumni:

Tonya Pinkins
An Actress, singer, writer, activist, author.
Patricia Kara
Patricia Kara
An American actor, model and television personality.
Jessica Lu
Jessica Lu
An Actor and model.
Deb Conroy
An American politician.
Homer Martien Cook
An American academic administrator.
Sophie Thatcher
An American actress.
Jas Waters
An American television writer and journalist.
John Guleserian
An American cinematographer .
Stacie Passon
Stacie Passon
An American film director and screenwriter.
Alexander Rybak
A Norwegian singer, actor, violinist, composer, pianist.
Dean Richards
Dean Richards
An American film critic.
Travis Draft
An American actor.