School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Columbia College Chicago and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address600 South Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-1996
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Columbia College Chicago is 95.64% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 24.57%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate95.64 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)24.57 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

Columbia College Chicago's 2023 tuition & fees is $31,026 for undergraduate students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 11.66% compared to the last year's rate ($27,786).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $2,385. The graduate tuition increased by 1.49% compared to the last year's rate.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$31,026
Graduate Tuition & Fees$2,385
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 6,736 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 14 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Columbia College Chicago has 6,493 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 243 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students6,736
Undergraduate Students6,493
Graduate Students243
Online Enrollment14

Degree Information and Campus Life

Columbia College Chicago offers 71 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Columbia College Chicago
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs71 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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