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You can apply anytime. We accept applications for all of our programs on a rolling basis. If you're accepted, we'll work to find a place for you as quickly as possible. 

Upcoming Admissions Events


March 27

Columbia College Social Work Day

March 27, 2024 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Tour the campus, learn about the Social Work program at Columbia College, meet with President Dozier and the #CCofSC admissions team, hear from current and former Social Work program students, meet with community organizations that employ Social Work
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April 9

Online SLP Program Virtual Information Session

April 9, 2024 3:30pm

This virtual information session is designed to provide students who are interested in careers in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) and/or the Columbia College SLP Program with an overview of the field and our program. Information will be provided by
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April 19

Accepted Students Day

April 19, 2024 10am-2:30pm

Columbia College welcomes ALL Future Koalas to our beautiful 52-acre campus to celebrate their acceptance and desire to become members of our Columbia College Community and Family. During this event, students will be able to engage with our campus in
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Envision yourself here

Not quite ready to apply? Our top recommendation is to get a feel for campus by scheduling a visit. Talk to professors, meet students, and explore our beautiful campus in the capital city. 

Learn what we're about

We can also send you more details about the Columbia College experience. Simply fill out a brief form to learn more about what we have to offer. 

Study what you love

Take a look at our undergraduate, graduate, and online and evening degrees. At a small college, you have the personalized attention to tailor your studies and do what you love. 

Ask your questions

Have other questions? Reach our admissions team. They love talking to interested students like you. 

Paths for Big Ambitions

Join the Honors Program

Explore our honors program—designed for motivated students who want to engage in deeper ways of learning. Graduate with distinction and clearly demonstrate to future employers and graduate schools that you go the extra mile. 

A Solid Investment in Yourself

Behind the Stat

Get the skills employers want. Graduate ready for a rewarding career.

Behind the Stat

Where reasonable tuition meets high-quality education.

I owe my career success to Columbia College. My college research opened the door to a local and national conference, where I won awards and also landed an internship in Silicon Valley.

— Pragya Tripathi

Class of 2013

Have questions?

Connect with our admissions team. We're here to make the admissions process as smooth as possible.