Columbia College Chicago

#1585 / #481
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About Columbia College Chicago

According to Wikipedia, Columbia College Chicago is a private art college 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.

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Columbia College Chicago Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
7,21896%51%

How Much Does Columbia College Chicago Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$27,786
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$21,344
30K - 48K$22,304
48K - 75K$26,626
75K - 110K$30,369
110K+$32,511

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
6,2015,997204

Where is Columbia College Chicago?

Columbia College Chicago is located at 600 South Michigan Ave, 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, Social Work, and Literature. Here are some of Columbia College Chicago's most famous alumni:

Scott Adsit
Scott Adsit
An American stand-up comedian.
Cory Barlog
Cory Barlog
An American video game developer.
Jerry G. Bishop
Jerry G. Bishop
An American broadcaster.
Angelica Jade Bastién
An American essayist and critic.
Bruce DuMont
An American political analyst and broadcaster.
Jimmy Dore
An American comedian and political commentator.
Shecky Greene
Shecky Greene
An American comedian.
Bob Sirott
An American record personality.
Rob Renzetti
An American animator.
Becky Lynch
Becky Lynch
An Irish professional wrestler.
Steve Kmetko
An American journalist.
Shea Couleé
Shea Couleé
An American drag queen.

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