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 January 10, 2022 and the registration deadline is January 9, 2022.
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 admission process
Complete the free application with proof of high school completion. An Enrollment Counselor can help you every step of the way.
Connect with an academic advisor
Once admitted, an academic advisor will help you make decisions about your major, coursework and career goals.
Apply for financial aid
Leverage scholarship opportunities or find out if you’re eligible for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Transfer coursework, military training and licensures, and save time and money on your degree
Register for classes
Select your courses for the upcoming term
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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