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Located in Columbus, Ohio, Columbus State Community College is a public institution. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Columbus State Community College Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Columbus State.

Rank Ranking Name Share
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Where Is Columbus State Community College?


Contact details for Columbus State are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 550 E Spring St, Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: 614-287-5353

How Do I Get Into Columbus State?

You can apply to Columbus State online at:

Columbus State Community College has an open admissions policy, so you don't have to worry about getting into the school if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Can I Afford Columbus State Community College?

31% Take Out Loans
10.6% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Columbus State, approximately 31% of students took out student loans averaging $3,648 a year. That adds up to $14,592 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Columbus State is 10.6%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

Columbus State Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

6,664 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
34% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 27,621 undergraduate students at Columbus State, with 6,664 being full-time and 20,957 being part-time.


Gender Diversity

Of the 6,664 full-time undergraduates at Columbus State, 44% are male and 56% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Columbus State Community College students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 350
Black or African American 1,232
Hispanic or Latino 435
White 3,560
International Students 178
Other Races/Ethnicities 909

Over 66 countries are represented at Columbus State. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, South Korea, and India.

Online Learning at Columbus State Community College

4,164 Took All Classes Online
12,106 Took At Least One Class Online
0.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 12,106 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Columbus State has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of Columbus State

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Columbus State Community College was 0.9%. This is the #1,191 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Columbus State regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Columbus State Community College Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 440 0 0 440
Registered Nursing 0 156 0 156
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 0 46 46
TOTAL 440 156 46 642


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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