Columbia College–Jefferson City offers convenient courses to civilians and military learners, utilizing its national network and robust online program.
Thrive with a flexible schedule
Online classes relocate if you do. We also offer in-seat classes at 18 military venues across the country. See the Columbia College course schedule to find classes that work around your military duties.
Get ready for the next session
Columbia College class sessions last eight weeks and six sessions are available each year. The next session begins August 30, 2021 and the registration deadline is August 29, 2021.
What can I study?
Columbia College is a leader in higher education. We serve students on our residential campus, online and at more than 30 educational venues across the country. Our programs equip learners of all ages with the skills needed to succeed in the workforce of today and tomorrow.
Get started at Columbia College
Complete the application and arrange for your high school or college transcripts (if applicable) to be sent to the Office of the Registrar at 1001 Rogers St., Columbia, MO 65216.
Authenticate your identity at the learning venue office or online with your webcam.
Apply for financial aid
Submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) with school code 002456.
About Jefferson City
The capital of Missouri, Jefferson City has a population of approximately 40,000 people. The town, originally established in 1821, was named after Thomas Jefferson. Many of the early settlers were Jefferson's friends and had lived near him at Monticello. Located on the banks of the Missouri River, Jefferson City is home to the All Missouri Veterans Memorial on the capitol grounds.
Columbia College-Jefferson City was established in 1974 and moved to its current location in 2000. The 19,000-square-foot space offers high-tech classrooms, 11 classrooms, two computer labs, a student lounge and convenient free parking. A proud part of the community, the venue offers convenient courses to civilians and military learners, utilizing its national network and robust online program. The college offers a unique educational opportunity to working adults through its diverse degree offerings and eight-week course format. More than 1,600 students each year take a mix of in-seat and online classes here.
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