Tuition and Fees

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Since the 2018 Fall session (08/27/2018), Columbia College has changes the tuition for the academic degree, ESL, and certificate programs as follows:

Program Tuition and Fees

  • Application Fee: $100.00 (non-refundable)

Academic Degree Programs (Business Administration, Computer Science, Teaching English for Early Childhood, Technical & Business English

Per credit Per course (4 credits) Per session (12 credits, 3 courses) Total (92 credits, 23 courses)
$195 $780 $2,340 $17,940

ESL (English as a Second Language)

Program 10 Weeks Normal Hrs/Wk Total Weeks Total Hours Total Tuition Textbooks
Intensive ESL $1,600 20 hrs 60 wks 1,200 hrs $9,600 Textbooks are sold separately
Part-time ESL $870 10 hrs 60 wks 600 hrs $5,220
Intensive Plus $2,210 26 hrs 60 wks 1,920 hrs $13,260
Intensive TOEFL Prep $1,080 9 hrs 10 wks 90 hrs $1,080
TESOL $2,050 9 hrs 10 wks 90 hrs $2,050

 

Certificate Programs¹

Program 10 Weeks Normal Hrs/Wk Total Weeks Total Hours Total Tuition Student Kit
Cosmetology $2,200 25 hrs 60 wks 1,500 hrs $13,200 $1,400
Culinary Arts of Sushi $1,910 12 hrs 60 wks 720 hrs $11,460 $400
Dental Laboratory Technology $2,600 20 hrs 60 wks 1,200 hrs $15,600 $1,400
Massage Therapy $2,720 20 hrs 30 wks 600 hrs $8,160 $300
Certified Nurse Aide $1,250 10 hrs + 40 hrs externship 9 wks 80 hrs + 40 hrs (externship) $1,250 Textbooks are included

 *Tuition for General Education of Associate Degree is charged separately. ($780 per course)

 

ASSOCIATE DEGREE/VOCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Program 10 weeks Credit Total Weeks Tuition Total Tuition Student Kit
Cosmetology Major $2,200 68 60 wks $13,200 $23,840 $1,400
General $780 24 8 courses $6,240
Advanced Course $2,200 24 20 wks $4,400
Culinary Arts Major $1,910 68 70 wks $13,370 $18,830 $400
General $780 28 7 courses $5,460
Dental Lab Technology Major $2,600 71 70 wks $18,200 $23,660 $1,400
General $780 28 7 courses $5,460

 

ASSOCIATE DEGREE/ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

Program ($190/credit) 10 weeks Credit Total Tuition Textbooks
Business Administration $2,340 92 $17,940 Textbooks are sold separately
Computer Science $2,340 92 $17,940
Technical and Business English $2,340 92 $17,940
Teaching English for Early Childhood $2,340 92 $17,940

 
¹ International students are unable to take any of the certificate programs.

*Columbia College reserves the right to change tuition and fees at any time.

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