About Columbus State Community College
Columbus State Community College (CSCC) is a public community college in Columbus, Ohio. Founded as Columbus Area Technician's School in 1963, it was renamed Columbus Technical Institute in 1965 and was renamed again to its current name in 1987. The college has grown from an initial enrollment of 67 students in 1963, to its current enrollment of over 27,000 students over two campuses, nine regional learning centers, and online courses.
- Offers certificate, and associate degrees
- 19,559 students
- 0.12 faculty staff per student
Notable programs at Columbus State Community College
The most popular degrees are Visual and Performing Arts, Marketing, Human Resources Management, International Business, Management Information Systems, Electronics Engineering Technology, Photography, and Carpentry.
Tuition and costs
In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Columbus State Community College was $8,430, while for in-state students it was $3,808. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $5,416.
The average financial aid at Columbus State Community College is $4,542. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $3,888 for undergraduate tuition on average.
Financial aid available at Columbus State Community College
43% of undergraduate students at Columbus State Community College received grants or loans in 2017.
The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.
Average student living expenses at Columbus State Community College
The average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,528.