Home to about 371 undergraduates in 2020, Columbia College is a very small, for-profit college located in Vienna, Virginia. A safe, suburban environment can offer many of the amenities of city living without the constant hum. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Columbia College can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Columbia College Guide to Distance and Online Learning.
For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Columbia College Disability Services.
While not a "service academy", Columbia College does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Columbia College Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Columbia College for Veterans Guide.
Columbia College does not offer on-campus housing.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Columbia College has a comparatively very small, student body. There were 371 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 363 (97.8%). Part-time attendance was 8 (2.2%).
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Columbia College is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Columbia College #2029 out of 3,451.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Columbia College by looking closer at the ethnic, gender, age, and geographic diversity metrics from the Columbia College Diversity Guide.
We wanted to tell you about student athletes at Columbia College, but that information was not available.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Columbia College Athletics