Because you have big ideas for your life
And now you need a big plan to get those ideas moving.
Academic preparation. Practical knowledge.
You need a great opportunity to discover great opportunities.
Because you have what it takes.
And so do we.
With your motivation,
And our fully-engaged support,
Let's put the world on notice:
You're on your way.
What we offer to help you get on your way
- A great liberal arts education emphasizing problem-solving, critical thinking, communication skills and leadership development
- A structured four-year advisory program for helping you identify your personal and professional goals
- Help for each student in transitioning from high school to college, and from college to their career
- The support you need to build your career portfolio beginning with your First Year, including multiple work experiences and high-impact internships
As a women's college, Columbia College is uniquely positioned to understand the challenges you face. Here are a few facts:
Students who spend more time with professors do better academically and are more sure of their career choices. Columbia College classes are small, the faculty are accessible, and they are focused on your success.
Female role models boost the aspirations and career achievements of female college students. More than half of the faculty and professional staff at Columbia College are women, including top administrators.