Columbia College
#5123 Overall Influence#249 Desirability Rank

Columbia College

College in South Carolina, USA

Columbia College is a private liberal arts women’s college in Columbia, South Carolina. Founded in 1854 by the United Methodist Church as a women’s liberal arts college, Columbia College also offers evening, graduate, and online programs for women and men.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

877

Acceptance

96%

Graduation Rate

50%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$17,811

Fees (in-state)

$24

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$14,387
30K-48K$14,872
48K-75K$18,311
75K-110K$17,226
110K+$18,892

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$36,200

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1301 Columbia College Dr, Columbia SC 29203

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

7 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

55 per 100k

Violent Crime

8 per 100k

What is Columbia College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#2803 World Rank #1220 USA Rank
Political Science
#3127 World Rank #1249 USA Rank
Biology
#4152 World Rank #1728 USA Rank
Education
#3497 World Rank #1868 USA Rank
History
#4210 World Rank #1908 USA Rank
Psychology
#6070 World Rank #2091 USA Rank
Computer Science
#5204 World Rank #2197 USA Rank
Communications

Other areas of influence

#1876 World Rank #526 USA Rank
Physics
#1961 World Rank #956 USA Rank
Law
#2723 World Rank #1398 USA Rank
Business
#7287 World Rank #2509 USA Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Columbia College's Most influential alumni?

Columbia College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Physics, Law, and Business. Columbia College’s most academically influential people include Karen J. Williams, Bettye Ackerman, and Mary Simms Oliphant.

Karen J. Williams

United States federal judge

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Bettye Ackerman
Bettye Ackerman

American actress

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Mary Simms Oliphant
Mary Simms Oliphant

American historian

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Jane Herlong
Jane Herlong

Pageant winner and author

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