Wednesday

October 10

Hurricane Michael

October 10, 2018

UPDATE 10/11/18 As the remnants of Hurricane Michael passed through our region, we are mindful that many individuals have been impacted in different ways. The College is accessible and operational....

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Thursday

September 20

McNair Center for Entrepreneurism at Columbia College Celebrating Entrepreneurship and Hospitality at Annual Kickoff on October 2

September 20, 2018

Afternoon Event features Woman- and Minority-Owned Food Truck Rodeo, Student Art and Business Festival, Student Artist Performances and a Live DJ Celebrating the spirit of entrepreneurship and the...

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Thursday

September 20

Columbia College Ranked by the US News and World Report

September 20, 2018

Columbia College Ranked by the US News and World Report As one of the Best Value Schools in the Southern Region for 2019 The US News and World Report Best Colleges lists come out annually to help...

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Wednesday

September 12

HURRICANE FLORENCE

September 12, 2018

UPDATE 9/16/18 Columbia College will resume normal operations, including all classes, on Monday, September 17, 2018. If your personal circumstances will not permit you to make it to campus because of...

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Monday

September 10

Columbia College Named a Gold Five Star Institution by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

September 10, 2018

(COLUMBIA, S.C.) Columbia College has been named a 2017/2018 Gold Five Star Institution by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), and earned a Gold Champions of Character...

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Thursday

September 6

Columbia College Goes Tobacco Free joining 38 other South Carolina colleges

September 6, 2018

(COLUMBIA, S.C.) Columbia College has announced they are now a tobacco free campus. They are one of 39 institutions licensed by the state of South Carolina to commit to offering a healthy campus...

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Friday

August 31

Columbia College Launches a New Program In Hospitality, Tourism and Event Management

August 31, 2018

(Columbia, SC) Columbia College launched their Hospitality, Tourism and Event Management Program this semester with the first class held on August 29, 2018. This concentration is now being offered...

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Friday

July 13

Columbia College Obtains 5 Year Grant for a Center of Excellence in Alternative Certification

July 13, 2018

Columbia College Obtains 5 Year Grant for a Center of Excellence in Alternative Certification From the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education The Alternative Pathways for Educator Certification...

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Tuesday

July 3

A New Partnership Between Columbia College and Optus Bank

July 3, 2018

A New Partnership Between Columbia College and Optus Bank will provide more banking and educational opportunities to the Columbia community (Columbia, SC) Columbia College and Optus Bank have...

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Thursday

May 17

Columbia College Inaugurates the Women’s Business Center of South Carolina

May 17, 2018

(COLUMBIA, S.C.) Columbia College celebrates the establishment of the Women’s Business Center of South Carolina, a hub for catalyzing, wayfinding, and growing women’s entrepreneurship, made possible...

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Thursday

May 3

Columbia College and Midlands Technical College Partner to Create a Distinctive Nursing Program

May 3, 2018

(Columbia, SC) Midlands Technical College (MTC) and Columbia College (CC) have formalized their unique nursing agreement that will allow a seamless transition for Columbia College students to earn...

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Wednesday

May 2

Google Makes $100,000 Gift to Support Women’s Business Center

May 2, 2018

Columbia, SC – Google continued its Grow with Google tour in Columbia this morning by announcing a sponsorship for Women’s Business Center of South Carolina at Columbia College (The Center) totalling...

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Friday

April 20

Columbia College Spring Showcase

April 20, 2018

The Columbia College Dance Company presents its annual Spring Choreographers’ Showcase on Friday and Saturday, April 20 th and 21 st at 7:30pm in Cottingham Theatre on the Columbia College campus. The...

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Sunday

April 8

Columbia College holds Inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame Induction

April 8, 2018

Columbia College recognized the 2018 Class of its Athletic Hall of Fame during Alumnae Weekend. The inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony was held in the Porter Gymnasium on Saturday,...

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Saturday

April 7

April 7th 2018 Faculty & Guest Artist Dance Showcase

April 7, 2018

The Columbia College Dance Company presents their annual Faculty & Guest Artist Showcase on Saturday, April 7th at 7:30pm in Cottingham Theatre. The concert will feature both original and re-staged...

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Tuesday

February 27

Dr. Moody explains the Bradford Pear Trees bad smell on WLTX

February 27, 2018

Dr. Kurt Moody, Associate Professor of Biology and Environmental Science, was featured on WLTX to help explain the sour smell of the Bradford trees and the correlation between scent and pollination....

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Thursday

February 1

Columbia College recognizes academic achievement

February 1, 2018

Columbia College recognized students for their academic achievement in a ceremony held at College Place United Methodist Church. Led by the College’s chief academic officer, Provost Robin Rosenthal,...

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Tuesday

January 30

Mayor Benjamin Delivers State of City Address

January 30, 2018

On January 30, 2018, Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin delivered his annual State of the City Address at Columbia College’s Cottingham Theater. More than 400 community members, students, faculty and staff...

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Wednesday

November 1

CCDC presents annual Fall Choreographers' Showcase

November 1, 2017

The Columbia College Dance Company presents its annual Fall Choreographers’ Showcase on Friday and Saturday, November 17th and 18th at 7:30pm in Cottingham Theatre on the Columbia College campus. The...

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Sunday

October 8

94% placement rate for recent graduates.

October 8, 2017

The Columbia College Class of 2017 achieved a ninety-four (94) percent placement average for the total percent of students employed and/or pursuing graduate education. This exceeds the national...

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