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Institutional Enrollment

Total Post-Bac Enrollment
20,530
51.7% Female
48.3% Male

Institution Overview

School Type
Private not-for-profit (no religious affiliation)

Region
Mid East DE DC MD NJ NY PA

Academic Calendar
Semester

Setting
City: Large

Academics


Graduate Assistantships
Yes

Full Time Graduate Enrolled
Yes

Part Time Graduate Enrolled
Yes

Total # of Programs
428

Number of Programs Available (in Category Selected Above)
Master's
127
Doctoral Research
95
Doctoral Professional
5
Distance
38

Degrees Offered

Master's
Doctor's (Research)
Doctor's (Professional)
Certificate Offered

Post-master's
Postbaccalaureate

Student Body

Demographics
0.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native
10.82%
Asian
4.38%
Black or African American
5.42%
Hispanic or Latino
0.07%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
35.85%
White
1.81%
Two or more races
9.24%
Unkown
32.26%
Non-resident Alien

Admissions


Application Fee
$105

Admissions Office Web Address
www.columbia.edu/content/admissions.html

Tuition & Aid


Average Tuition
$39,852

Academics: Programs - Overview


Academic
Yes

Occupational
No

Continuing Professional
Yes

Highest Degree offered
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Distance Learning Options

Grad programs or courses
Yes

Degree Programs Offered (in Category Selected Above)

Master's
127
Master's (Distance)
15
Doctor's Degree Research
95
Doctor's Degree Research (Distance)
10
Doctor's Degree Professional
5
Postbaccalaureate Certificate
1
Post Master's Certificate
114
Post Master's Certificate (Distance)
13

Program Area Program Type Program Format
Campus Distance
Actuarial Science Master's Degree Yes Yes
Advanced General Dentistry Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
African Studies Post Master's Certificate Yes No
African-American/Black Studies Master's Degree Yes No
American/United States Studies/Civilization Master's Degree Yes No
Anatomy Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Animal Genetics Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Anthropology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Applied Mathematics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Architectural History and Criticism, General Master's Degree Yes No
Architecture Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Architecture and Related Services, Other Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Art History, Criticism and Conservation Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Astronomy Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Behavioral Sciences Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Biochemistry Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Bioethics/Medical Ethics Master's Degree Yes No
Bioinformatics Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Biometry/Biometrics Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Biostatistics Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Biotechnology Master's Degree Yes No
Business Administration and Management, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Chemical Engineering Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Chemistry, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Cinematography and Film/Video Production Master's Degree Yes No
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Civil Engineering, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Clinical Psychology Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Comparative Literature Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other Master's Degree Yes No
Computer Engineering, General Master's Degree Yes Yes
Computer Science Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Conservation Biology Master's Degree Yes No
Construction Management Master's Degree Yes No
Counseling Psychology Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Creative Writing Master's Degree Yes No
Dental Clinical Sciences, General Master's Degree Yes No
Dental Public Health and Education Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Dentistry Doctoral – Professional Yes No
Development Economics and International Development Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Developmental and Child Psychology Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Dispute Resolution Master's Degree Yes No
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
East Asian Studies Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Ecology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics Master's Degree Yes No
Economics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Education, Other Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impa Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Educational Leadership and Administration, General Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Educational Psychology Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Endodontics/Endodontology Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Engineering Mechanics Post Master's Certificate Yes Yes
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
English Language and Literature, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Environmental Health Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Environmental Science Master's Degree Yes No
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Epidemiology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Ethnic Studies Master's Degree Yes No
Film/Cinema/Video Studies Master's Degree Yes No
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other Master's Degree Yes No
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
French Language and Literature Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Genetics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Geology/Earth Science, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
German Language and Literature Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
History, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
History, Other Master's Degree Yes No
Humanities/Humanistic Studies Master's Degree Yes No
Industrial and Organizational Psychology Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Industrial Engineering Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Information Resources Management Master's Degree Yes Yes
Information Technology Master's Degree Yes Yes
International Relations and Affairs Master's Degree Yes No
Islamic Studies Master's Degree Yes No
Italian Language and Literature Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Jewish/Judaic Studies Master's Degree Yes No
Journalism Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Kinesiology and Exercise Science Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Landscape Architecture Master's Degree Yes No
Latin American Studies Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Law Doctoral – Professional Yes No
Legal Professions and Studies, Other Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies Postbaccalaureate Cert. Yes No
Marketing, Other Master's Degree Yes No
Materials Science Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Mathematical Statistics and Probability Master's Degree Yes No
Mathematics Teacher Education Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Mathematics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Mechanical Engineering Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Medical Informatics Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Medical Scientist Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Medicine Doctoral – Professional Yes No
Metallurgical Engineering Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Microbiology, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Mining and Mineral Engineering Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Music Theory and Composition Doctoral – Research Yes No
Music, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Near and Middle Eastern Studies Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Neuroscience Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management Master's Degree Yes No
Nuclear Engineering Post Master's Certificate Yes Yes
Nursing Practice Doctoral – Professional Yes No
Nursing Science Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Nutrition Sciences Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Occupational Therapy/Therapist Master's Degree Yes No
Operations Research Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Organizational Leadership Master's Degree Yes No
Orthodontics/Orthodontology Master's Degree Yes No
Pathology/Experimental Pathology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Periodontics/Periodontology Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Pharmacology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Philosophy Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Physical Sciences, Other Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Physical Therapy/Therapist Master's Degree
Doctoral – Professional
Yes
Yes
No
No
Physics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Physiology, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Political Science and Government, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology Master's Degree Yes No
Psychology, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Psychology, Other Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Public Administration Master's Degree Yes No
Public Health, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Real Estate Development Master's Degree Yes No
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Religion/Religious Studies Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Russian Studies Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Social Psychology Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Social Sciences, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Social Sciences, Other Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Social Work Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Sociology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
South Asian Studies Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Spanish Language and Literature Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Speech Communication and Rhetoric Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management Master's Degree Yes No
Statistics, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Sustainability Studies Master's Degree Yes No
Toxicology Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Visual and Performing Arts, Other Master's Degree Yes No
Western European Studies Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No

Faculty

TotalInstructional StaffResearchPublic Service
Total 5,642 3,781 1,861 0
With faculty status 3,781 3,781 0 0
Tenured 1,049 1,049 0 0
On tenure track 604 604 0 0
Not on tenure track 2,128 2,128 0 0
Multi-year contract 37 37 0 0
Annual contract 1,963 1,963 0 0
Less-than annual contract 128 128 0 0
Without faculty status 1,861 0 1,861 0

Graduate Assistantships


Graduate Assistantships
Yes

Graduate Assistantship

Teaching
Research

Additional Information


State-Approved Teacher Certification?
No

Medical Degree Offered?
Yes

Institution Has a Hospital?
No

Overview


Average Tuition
$39,852

Financial aid office web address
www.columbia.edu/cu/sfs/index.html

Tuition fee varies by residency status
No

Typical Room
$7,110

Typical Board
$4,868

Tuition & Fees
Amount
Full time Average Tuition$39,852
Full time Fees$1,742
Part time, per credit hour$1,400

Tuition & Fees By Program

ProgramTuitionFees
Dentistry $55,128 $11,514
Law $55,916 $1,922
Medicine $51,484 $1,915

Tuition Plan Options


Alternative Tuition Plans Offered
Yes

Tuition Guaranteed Plan
No

Prepaid Tuition Plan
Yes

Tuition Payment Plan
Yes

Other Alternative Tuition Plan
No

Institutional Enrollment

Total Post-Bac Enrollment
20,530
51.7% Female
48.3% Male

Post-Bac Race / Ethnicity

Demographics
0.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native
10.82%
Asian
4.38%
Black or African American
5.42%
Hispanic or Latino
0.07%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
35.85%
White
1.81%
Two or more races
9.24%
Unkown
32.26%
Non-resident Alien

Gender
Race / Ethnicity Men Women
American Indian Or Alaska Native 10 21
Asian 986 1,236
Black Or African American 364 535
Hispanic Or Latino 470 642
Native Hawaiian OrOther Pacific Islander 8 7
Non-resident Alien 3,693 2,930
White 3,389 3,971
Two Or More Races 151 220
Unknown 836 1,061

Services offered

Service Offered
Academic Career Counseling ServiceYes
Employment Services For StudentsYes
Placement Services For CompletersYes

Advanced Awards/ Degrees Conferred Statistics

Award: Master's degree
Total
6,958
47.1% Male
52.9% Female

Award: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Total
627
49.8% Male
50.2% Female

Award: Doctor's degree - professional practice
Total
755
49.5% Male
50.5% Female

Award: Postbaccalaureate certificate
Total
117
39.3% Male
60.7% Female

Award: Post-master's certificate
Total
741
52.9% Male
47.1% Female

Overview


Library Facilities at Institution
Yes

On-Campus Housing Available?
Yes

Services offered

Service Offered
Remedial servicesNo
On-campus day care for student's childrenNo
None of the above services are offeredYes

Admissions Office Contact

Address
West 116 St and Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Phone
212-854-1754

Fax

Email

Key Stats

20,530
Size

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