Since the 2021 Fall session (08/23/2021), Columbia College has changed the tuition for the academic degree, VESL, and certificate programs as follows:

VESL

PROGRAM TUITION PER SESSION TOTAL SESSIONS TOTAL TUITION
Intensive VESL $1,720 6 $10,320
Part-time VESL $930 6 $5,580
Intensive TOEFL Prep $1,160 1 $1,160

VOCATIONAL DEGREE & CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

PROGRAM TUITION PER SESSION TOTAL SESSIONS TOTAL TUITION
Cosmetology
Certificate $2,350 6 $14,100
Associate Degree $3,190 8 $5,000
Instructor Course $2,500 2 $24,680

* The last session of associate degree: $2,350 only.
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Additional $1,400 for student kit and textbooks are required.

PROGRAM TUITION PER SESSION TOTAL SESSIONS TOTAL TUITION
Culinary Arts
Certificate $2,240 6 $13,400
Associate Degree $2,900 7 $20,300

* The last session of certificate: $2,200 only.
* Additional $400 for student kit and sanitation manual are required.

PROGRAM TUITION PER SESSION TOTAL SESSIONS TOTAL TUITION
Dental Laboratory Technology
Certificate $2,780 6 $16,680
Associate Degree $3,620 7 $25,340

* Additional $1,400 for student kit and textbooks are required.

PROGRAM TUITION PER SESSION TOTAL SESSIONS TOTAL TUITION
Massage Therapy
Certificate $2,860 3 $8,580
Associate Degree $4,230 7 $23,820

* The last session of associate degree: $2,550 only. * Prerequisite: Certificate Program.
* Additional $330 for student kit and textbooks are required.

ACADEMIC DEGREE PROGRAMS

PROGRAM PER CREDIT PER SESSION (12 CREDITS) TOTAL TUITION (92 CREDITS)
Business Administration $210 $2,520 $19,320
Computer Science $210 $2,520 $19,320
Teaching English for Early Childhood $210 $2,520 $19,320
Technical & Business English $210 $2,520 $19,320

OTHER FEES

SERVICES FEE NOTE
Application Fee $100 Including first placement test fee
Placement Test Fee $25
Late Registration Fee $50 After the last day of registration
Returned Check Fee $35
Student ID card Fee $10
Parking Permit Fee $40
Document Request Fee $10
Transcript Request Fee $10
Express Service Fee Additional $10 Next business day service
Graduation Fee $50 Including Diploma processing fee, Cap & Gown
Card Transaction Fee 3% of Tuition