Home to about 6,877 undergraduates in 2020, Columbus State University is a public university located in Columbus, Georgia. This urban setting might be best suited for students who like the fast-paced city life. Should you tire of the campus however, Columbus State University offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Columbus State University can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Columbus State University Guide to Distance and Online Learning.
For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Columbus State University Disability Services.
While not a "service academy", Columbus State University does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Columbus State University Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Columbus State University for Veterans Guide.
Columbus State University offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
There were 6,877 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 4,708 (68.5%). Part-time attendance was 2,169 (31.5%).
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Columbus State University is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Columbus State University #1137 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 Columbus State University by looking closer at the ethnic, gender, age, and geographic diversity metrics from the Columbus State University Diversity Guide.
Columbus State University has a total of 185 student athletes, 86 men and 99 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$2,946,000|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$2,946,000|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Columbus State University Athletics