Mar 01, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Main Campus Day Tuition and Fees

Student Guide to America’s 100 Best College Scholarships lists Columbia College as one of the top rated colleges with the lowest costs.

Tuition Rate for New Student

These rates apply to students who are enrolled full-time (for the first time) as Columbia College students in the Fall semester 2021 and/or Spring Semester 2022.

Full-Time (12 - 18 credit hours)
Fall, 2021 semester $12,160.00
Spring, 2022 semester $12,160.00
Total for 2021-2022 $24,320.00
Part time (1 - 6.0 credit hours), per credit hour $504.00
Part time (6.1 - 11.9 credit hours), per credit hour $736.00
Overload (per credit hour over 18 hours) $504.00
*Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) tuition is full day tuition.

Other Fees (as applicable)

Audit Tuition (per semester hour) $250.00
High School Dual Enrollment (per semester hour) $75.00
Late Payment Fee $29.00

  Annual permit $40.00
  Permit purchased in January $35.00
Other Fees


Transcript $10.00

Residential Life Costs 

  Banks double room $4,900.00
  Miller double room $5,100.00
  Hughes double room $5,100.00
  Hughes Haven $5,300.00
  New Residence Hall $5,500.00
  Cougar Village ($2,427/semester) $5,700.00
  All Day Dining ($1,488.50/semester) $3,500.00