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IPEDS ID: 190150
OPE ID: 00270700
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Columbia University in the City of New York
West 116 St and Broadway, New York, New York 10027
General information:  (212) 854-1754
Type:  4-year, Private not-for-profit
Awards offered:  Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus setting:  City: Large
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  27,589 (8,100 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  6 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
Special Learning Opportunities
ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Study abroad
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2014Full timePart time
Total faculty5,7351,764
Research and public service1,922136
Total graduate assistants-2,965
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2011-20122012-20132013-20142014-2015% change 2013-2014 to 2014-2015
Tuition and fees$45,290$47,246$49,138$51,0083.8%
Books and supplies$1,040$1,040$1,170$1,1700.0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$11,020$11,396$11,978$12,4323.8%
Off Campus
Room and board--$16,245$16,5151.7%
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2011-20122012-20132013-20142014-2015% change 2013-2014 to 2014-2015
On Campus$59,208$61,540$64,144$66,6043.8%
Off Campus$46,330$48,286$68,988$71,1283.1%
Off Campus with Family$46,330$48,286$52,743$54,6133.5%
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Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year2014-2015
  • Published tuition and required fees and on-campus costs are for Columbia College and School of Engineering and Applied Science. Part-time per point tuition in Section D.6. is for General Studies. Off-campus costs are estimated for full-time enrolled General Studies students (see
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition planX
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2013-2014
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid178353%————
Grant or scholarship aid69647%$30,140,933$43,306
Federal grants23716%$1,519,361$6,411
Pell grants23716%$1,035,271$4,368
Other federal grants1248%$484,090$3,904
State/local government grant or scholarships1067%$346,205$3,266
Institutional grants or scholarships68646%$28,275,367$41,218
Student loan aid19313%$1,534,807$7,952
Federal student loans18212%$967,039$5,313
Other student loans322%$567,768$17,743
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid14,44056%$152,889,297$34,435
Pell grants1,70621%$7,538,425$4,419
Federal student loans2,04126%$23,352,556$11,442
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
Average net price$21,274$20,740$20,838
  • Please note that student aid data for this survey is pulled from three schools. Columbia College and the School of Engineering and Applied Science have different financial aid policies than the School of General Studies.
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2011-20122012-20132013-2014
$0 – $30,000$12,018$8,086$9,142
$30,001 – $48,000$6,719$3,514$5,307
$48,001 – $75,000$10,145$7,258$9,210
$75,001 – $110,000$15,741$16,621$17,143
$110,001 and more$36,551$37,510$39,050
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
  • Please note that student aid data for this survey is pulled from three schools. Columbia College and the School of Engineering and Applied Science have different financial aid policies than the School of General Studies.
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Fall 2014
Total enrollment27,589
Undergraduate enrollment8,100
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment585
Graduate enrollment19,489
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 93%
Part-time: 7%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 52%
Female: 48%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 1%
Asian: 18%
Black or African American: 7%
Hispanic/Latino: 13%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 39%
Two or more races: 5%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%
Non-resident alien: 14%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 82%
25 and over: 17%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 21%
Out-of-state: 63%
Foreign countries: 17%
Unknown: 0%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2013.
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates.
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 81%
Part-time: 19%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 0%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 100%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 1%
Enrolled in some distance education: 1%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 98%
Undergraduate application fee (2014-2015): $85
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2014
Number of applicants32,96715,16517,802
Percent admitted7%8%6%
Percent admitted who enrolled62%61%63%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPAX
Secondary school rankX
Secondary school recordX
Completion of college-preparatory programX
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
Test Scores: Fall 2014 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scoresNumberPercent
Test Scores25th Percentile*75th Percentile**
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading690780
SAT Math700790
SAT Writing700780
ACT Composite3134
ACT English3235
ACT Math2935
ACT Writing810
  • Admissions and test score information are for Columbia College and the School of Engineering and Applied Science. They do not enroll part-time students. Part-time undergraduate students are enrolled in Columbia's School of General Studies.
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Student retention:
Full-time students: 96%
Part-time students: 88%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2013 and Returned in Fall 2014
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 70 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2014.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2008
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 95%
(*) Transfer-out rate:
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
  • (*) Not all institutions report transfer-out rates.
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rates

Bachelor’s degree graduation rates measure the percentage of entering students beginning their studies full-time and are planning to get a bachelor’s degree and who complete their degree program within a specified amount of time.

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Bachelor's degree rate:
[Began in Fall 2006]
4-year: 88%
6-year: 95%
8-year: 95%
[Began in Fall 2008]
4-year: 88%
6-year: 95%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time and Began in Fall 2006 or Fall 2008
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
Male: 94%
Female: 95%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2008 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 100%
Asian: 95%
Black or African American: 90%
Hispanic/Latino: 92%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 96%
Two or more races: 95%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 95%
Non-resident alien: 98%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2008 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2013-2014
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramBachelorMasterDoctorPostgraduate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Architecture and Related Services
Architectural History and Criticism, General-12--
Architecture and Related Services, Other-18-0
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning-10312
Landscape Architecture-7--
Real Estate Development-88--
Category total1642323
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African Studies0--0
African-American/Black Studies54--
American/United States Studies/Civilization2516--
East Asian Studies1623-0
Ethnic Studies110--
Latin American Studies612-0
Near and Middle Eastern Studies---0
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)0---
Russian Studies---6
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies-1-0
South Asian Studies-8-0
Western European Studies-14-0
Category total6378-6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Animal Genetics-000
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other0000
Biology/Biological Sciences, General64252024
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology-101112
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other-0-2
Conservation Biology-11--
Genetics, General-776
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology-000
Microbiology, General-1239
Pathology/Experimental Pathology-437
Physiology, General-020
Category total16128980158
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Actuarial Science-99--
Business Administration and Management, General01,142194
Construction Management-26--
Information Resources Management-49d--
Marketing, Other-12--
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management-27--
Organizational Leadership-1--
Category total01,356d194
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric-137d44
Category total-431d45
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other-0--
Computer Science85181d12d18
Information Science/Studies1---
Information Technology-40d--
Category total86221d12d18
Education, General0-3-
Education, Other-514
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances--68
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation--11
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments--00
Educational Leadership and Administration, General--23
Mathematics Teacher Education--109
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education--86
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education--99
Category total054040
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering4128d2024
Chemical Engineering4553d78
Civil Engineering, General38130d7d11
Computer Engineering, General2227d--
Electrical and Electronics Engineering19168d17d18
Engineering Mechanics1--0
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics92640
Engineering, Other0---
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering1329d107
Industrial Engineering393d1d0
Mechanical Engineering6067d13d14
Metallurgical Engineering0000
Mining and Mineral Engineering00-0
Nuclear Engineering---0
Operations Research87238d129
Category total338859d91d91
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing29102--
English Language and Literature, General84222412
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)0---
Category total1131242412
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature0---
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General91341
Comparative Literature11--0
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General-26128
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General---0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other0000
French Language and Literature102155
German Language and Literature2641
Italian Language and Literature1123
Latin Language and Literature0---
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other18978
Portuguese Language and Literature0---
Russian Language and Literature0---
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General71161
Spanish Language and Literature12555
Category total70924532
Health Professions and Related Programs
Advanced General Dentistry---21
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist--34
Bioethics/Medical Ethics-16--
Dental Clinical Sciences, General-1--
Dental Public Health and Education---4
Environmental Health-27518
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other-3600
Health Services Administration---8
International Public Health/International Health---43
Maternal and Child Health---6
Medical Informatics-000
Medical Scientist---4
Nursing Practice--6-
Nursing Science--59
Occupational Therapy/Therapist-56--
Physical Therapy/Therapist-050-
Public Health, General-365825
Public Health, Other---119
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse168187-3
Category total168701313272
History, General86422616
History, Other-12--
Category total86542616
Legal Professions and Studies
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General-2892-
Legal Professions and Studies, Other-00-
Category total-289471-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies0---
Humanities/Humanistic Studies42-1
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies3--97
Category total72-98
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General2813d49
Mathematical Statistics and Probability-60--
Mathematics and Statistics, Other0---
Mathematics, General3610132
Statistics, General1722786
Category total81310d2517
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization1---
Behavioral Sciences--21
Dispute Resolution-41--
Mathematics and Computer Science5---
Nutrition Sciences18236
Sustainability Studies3214216
Category total39265616
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science1141--
Category total1141--
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science--00
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management-30--
Category total-3000
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Islamic Studies-4--
Jewish/Judaic Studies01--
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other22---
Religion/Religious Studies6645
Category total6222816
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General17141628
Geology/Earth Science, General2416912
Materials Science510d24
Physical Sciences, Other2243
Physics, General18291626
Category total7178d5279
Clinical Psychology--610
Counseling Psychology--77
Developmental and Child Psychology--23
Educational Psychology--148
Industrial and Organizational Psychology--12
Psychology, General0000
Psychology, Other--11
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other996103
Social Psychology--00
Category total9964134
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration-393--
Social Work-472145
Category total-865145
Science Technologies/Technicians
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other0---
Category total0---
Social Sciences
Development Economics and International Development0000
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics77--
Economics, General244293124
International Relations and Affairs-245--
Political Science and Government, General163422118
Social Sciences, General-2115
Social Sciences, Other1132-2
Urban Studies/Affairs9---
Category total5034219583
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation25341515
Cinematography and Film/Video Production-60--
Dance, General2---
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General45623
Film/Cinema/Video Studies-19--
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other-0--
Jazz/Jazz Studies0---
Music Theory and Composition--7-
Music, General18556
Visual and Performing Arts, Other3826--
Category total872002924
Grand total2,0617,1621,3971,029
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Educational Benefits, 2013-2014
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 270
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 182
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 4
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 2
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution (*)
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: $26,301
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: $20,682
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: $24,613
  • (*) One or more average amounts of benefits/assistance are withheld to preserve the privacy of individuals.
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
2013-2014 Varsity Athletes
NCAA Division I-AA MenWomen
All Track Combined125129
Field Hockey22
Swimming and Diving3231
Other Sports38
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Middle States Commission on Higher Education(!)7/1/1921 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses5/3/1972 -  Accredited
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools(!)7/1/1923 -  Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Predoctoral2/1/1945 -  Accredited
Endodontics12/9/1966 -  Accredited
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics12/9/1966 -  Accredited
Periodontics12/9/1966 -  Accredited
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)12/9/1966 -  Accredited
Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency)5/7/1987 -  Accredited
Dental Assisting (DA)1/30/1998 -  Accredited
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs(!)7/1/1943 -  Accredited
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist1/1/1944 -  Accredited
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs8/1/1959 -  Accredited
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration11/10/2008 -  Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels4/21/2001 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels4/21/2004 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels4/22/2014 -  Accredited
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
English Language4/30/2014 -  Accredited
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels7/1/1979 -  Accredited
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health12/19/1946 -  Accredited
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree7/1/1942 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2013 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201120122013
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations101
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201120122013
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations000
Liquor law violations000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201120122013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible31221
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Aggravated assault430
Motor vehicle theft000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201120122013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible2616
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Aggravated assault210
Motor vehicle theft000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201220112010
Default rate1.7%2.0%2.9%
Number in default8492129
Number in repayment4,7614,5444,306
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)
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