Earn a valuable, respected degree at a below-average cost.
The cost for a full-time degree at Columbia College comes in below the national average for public, 4-year institutions.
College costs are increasing at a rapid rate, and with some, your degree may not be worth the paper that it's printed on - unless it's a degree from Columbia College-Lake County. At Columbia College, you receive more than a piece of paper when you graduate; you earn a degree that employers respect.
Columbia College strives for greatness every day by maintaining the highest level of accreditation possible. Columbia College is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.
If you examine tuition at other private and state schools, you'll find Columbia College offers an affordable private education at a cost comparable to a public university. Transfer opportunities also help students avoid retaking (and repaying for) classes they have already completed at another university. Find out more about Columbia College's tuition.
Nationally ranked for quality and value. Numerous academic programs at Columbia College have been named "Best Buys" by GetEducated.com.
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