Experience Columbia State

Ready to earn a degree? With more than 80 transfer and career-entry degree and certificate programs at Columbia State Community College, you can customize a plan to fit your schedule and discover the path that's right for you. Columbia State has five campuses close to home, with day, evening and online classes.

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Upcoming Deadlines

Fall 2020

Full Term:

  • Deadline Extended! Apply By: August 16
  • Classes Start: August 24 

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Williamson Campus Campus Tours One of the best ways to know that Columbia State is the right college choice for you is to come to see us! Campus tours are scheduled, but if the tour dates don’t work for your calendar, give us a call and we’ll plan a tour just for you. Learn more about campus tours.
teacher in classroom Academics Columbia State offers more than 70 academic programs, including both transfer and career-entry programs. Learn more about Academics
teacher in classroom Tennessee Transfer Pathways You can rest assured when you take classes at Columbia State. Your credits will transfer seamlessly with you when you graduate if you decide to continue your studies at a Tennessee four-year university, and many private colleges and universities too! Learn more about TN Transfer

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Campus Life

It’s not just what you learn in the classroom, Columbia State offers a variety of student clubs, organizations and activities for you to get involved. Here are just a few of the many options available to you: Student Government Association, President's Leadership Society, Phi Theta Kappa, Study Abroad and Arts & Entertainment.

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Columbia State is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate of Art, Associate of Science, Associate of Science in Teaching, Associate of Fine Arts in Music, and Associate of Applied Science degrees, as well as many technical certificates.