Columbia College Hollywood

Overview of Columbia College Hollywood

The campus of Columbia College is in Tarzana, CA, which is a large city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at Columbia College include, at the school's highest level, the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in media, photography and commercial art.

Columbia College Selectivity

Admission at Columbia College is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 312 students enrolled (405 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at Columbia College are male.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Columbia College

Columbia College Hollywood
18618 Oxnard St
Tarzana , CA 91356-1411
General Phone: (818) 345-8414

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Columbia College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Photography and Commercial Art72cinematography, film and photography
Media0radio and TV tech

Number of programs and degrees for Columbia College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree12
Bachelor's degree713

Columbia College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Columbia College had a total enrollment of 312 students (405 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 90%
Women 10%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 52%
Black 11%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 5%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 15%
(Foreign Students) 8%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 24%
20-21 28%
22-24 22%
25-29 16%
30-34 4%
35-39 3%
40-49 2%

Columbia College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 48 %

Columbia College Room and Board (2007)

Columbia College offers campus housing for 180 of its 405 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Los Angeles, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Columbia College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Columbia College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 15,600
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 15,600
Room and board $ 9,288
Room charge $ 5,400
Books and supplies $ 500
Other expenses $ 3,600

Financial Aid:
Columbia College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2110200)

Columbia College Degree Programs (2007)

Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Photography And Commercial Art
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other

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Columbia College Highlights

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What Sets Columbia College Apart:

% of degrees in photography and commercial art
(vs. all colleges)
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Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Columbia College Male % of student body
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 16%Columbia College Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
% of degrees in media
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Columbia College % of degrees in media

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checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
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