#7492 Overall Influence #249 Desirability Rank

Columbia College

College in South Carolina, USA

From Wikipedia

Columbia College is a private liberal arts college in Columbia, South Carolina. Founded in 1854 by the United Methodist Church as a women's liberal arts college, Columbia College became fully coeducational in 2020 welcoming its first coed residential class in Fall 2021. It also offers evening, graduate, and online programs for women and men.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

786

Acceptance

97%

Graduation Rate

66%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$17,791

Fees (in-state)

$800

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$16,819
30K - 48K$17,924
48K - 75K$18,494
75K - 110K$21,159
110K+$21,757

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

#4124 World Rank
Education
#5908 World Rank
Business
#3772 World Rank
History
#2044 World Rank
Nursing
#3241 World Rank
Communications
#6693 World Rank
Biology
#9227 World Rank
Political Science
#9435 World Rank
Medical
#3273 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#7557 World Rank
Mathematics
#8796 World Rank
Literature
#5179 World Rank
Sociology
#11264 World Rank
Computer Science
#7853 World Rank
Psychology
#10142 World Rank
Chemistry

Other areas of influence

#5047 World Rank
Anthropology
#5300 World Rank
Philosophy
#6743 World Rank
Physics
#9528 World Rank
Law
#10651 World Rank
Economics
#11091 World Rank
Religious Studies
#12754 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#13677 World Rank
Engineering

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 Nursing, Communications, and Criminal Justice

Max Arciniega

Actor

Carol Miller

American politician

Jane Herlong

Jane Herlong

Pageant winner and author

Bettye Ackerman

Bettye Ackerman

American actress

Mary Simms Oliphant

Mary Simms Oliphant

American historian

Karen J. Williams

United States federal judge