Columbus State at a Glance
Columbus State Community College has been dedicated to meeting the educational needs
of our community for 50 years. The College has grown from an initial enrollment of
67 students in 1963, to its current thriving campus of around 26,000 students.
Columbus State's Career Programs division offers two-year career programs in more than 55 areas of business, health,
public service, human service, and engineering technologies. Students can also take
the first two years of their bachelor's degree here through our College of Arts and Science, then finish at a four-year college with our Bachelor's Degree Transfer Programs.
Our Community Education and Workforce Development division offers continuing education classes, licensure courses and personal enrichment
courses. Online courses fall under Distance Learning, and programs for high school students fall under K-12 Programs.
Our Columbus Campus is conveniently located on the edge of downtown Columbus, on 80 acres of beautifully
landscaped grounds. The campus currently consists of more than two dozen buildings.
Our Delaware Campus, which opened in Autumn 2010, includes the state-of-the-art Moeller Hall and offers
a variety of great programs.
In addition to the main campus, Columbus State operates 5 Regional Learning Centers in the suburban neighborhoods of Dublin, Grove City, Reynoldsburg, Bolton Field and
Westerville. These suburban sites allow students to take courses close to where they
live and work.
Columbus State is especially proud of its own community. Each member of our faculty
and staff is committed to enhancing the educational and employment opportunities of
our students. For information about our campus, try taking a tour.
And if you've benefited from a Columbus State education, or just want to help others
get an opportunity, please consider donating to the Columbus State Development Foundation or attending our annual Taste the Future gala. All funds raised at Taste the Future benefit scholarships.
Welcome to Columbus State!
Divisions at Columbus State
- Arts & Sciences
Through the Arts & Sciences division, you can obtain an Associate of Arts or Associate of Sciences degree, which represents the first two years of a bachelor's degree. You can then transfer that to a four-year college.
- Career Programs
Our Career Programs division offers short-term degrees and certificates that help
you get a job quickly. Those include fields such as business, health care, engineering
Providing a Quality, Affordable Education
We are committed to providing a quality education to fit many different educational
plans. Our reasonable tuition and fees and Financial Aid services make getting the degree or training that you need achievable.
Paying for college can be expensive. Come talk with us about how to make your educational
dreams happen. Our Financial Aid counselors are great resource to help you navigate
these tricky issues.