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With more than 70 degree and certificate programs to choose from and five campuses close to home, Columbia State has something for everyone.

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Upcoming Deadlines

Spring 2021

Full Term, 1st Ten Weeks, 1st Seven Weeks:

  • Apply By: January 8
  • Classes Start: January 19

2nd Ten Weeks

  • Apply By: February 1
  • Classes Start: February 22

2nd Seven Weeks

  • Apply By: February 22
  • Classes Start: March 15

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Williamson campus Campus Tours One of the best ways to know that Columbia State is the right college choice for you is to come to see us! Campus tours are scheduled, but if the tour dates don’t work for your calendar, give us a call and we’ll plan a tour just for you. Learn more about campus tours.
teacher in classroom Academics Columbia State offers more than 70 academic programs, including both transfer and career-entry programs. Learn more about Academics
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Columbia State recruiters are an important part of the admissions process. If you have questions, feel free to reach out to a recruiter and they will be happy to help you.
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Campus Life

It’s not just what you learn in the classroom, Columbia State offers a variety of student clubs, organizations and activities for you to get involved. Here are just a few of the many options available to you: Student Government Association, President's Leadership Society, Phi Theta Kappa, Study Abroad and Arts & Entertainment.

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Columbia State is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate of Art, Associate of Science, Associate of Science in Teaching, Associate of Fine Arts in Music, and Associate of Applied Science degrees, as well as many technical certificates.