School of
Fine and Performing Arts
School of
Liberal Arts and Sciences
School of
Media Arts

School of Graduate Studies

Columbia College Chicago offers master’s degree and graduate certificate programs in the arts, media, the business of the arts and the application of the arts to healing.

More about the School of Graduate Studies

Academic Calendar

Spring 2019
  • Semester beginsWednesday, January 2
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holidayMonday, January 21
  • Spring breakMonday, March 25 - Sunday, March 31
  • Semester endsFriday, May 10

Liberal Arts and Sciences Core Curriculum

At Columbia, we believe a solid foundation in the liberal arts and sciences is essential to any creative career.

Academic Resources

Columbia offers assistance to student at all levels to help them achieve academic success including advising, tutoring, peer coaching, supplemental instruction and placement testing.

Special Programs

Whether you're looking to get a leg up in your chosen industry or branch out into another specialty, Columbia offers exciting special programs to enhance your educational experience.