Average Class Size: 19 students
Types of degrees:
Academic Year: The college operates on the semester system, which includes 3 semesters:
- Autumn – 16 weeks beginning in August
- Spring – 16 weeks beginning in January
- Summer – A condensed schedule with fewer weeks, beginning in late May
Transfer Opportunities: Columbus State offers more than 200 transfer opportunities and guaranteed admission
to many institutions.
- Our Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees are designed to allow students to complete the first two years of a bachelor’s
degree. Columbus State has transfer agreements with more than 35 colleges, including
the Preferred Pathway® program with The Ohio State University, as well as agreements with Ohio University,
Miami, Capital, Franklin, Ohio Dominican, Ohio Wesleyan, and Otterbein University.
- Many career and technical programs also have transfer options.
We offer two-year degrees and certificates in more than 55 in-demand fields, in the
College Credit in High School: Through our Dual Enrollment program, Post Secondary Enrollment Options program, and Early College program, high school students can earn college credit before
they even graduate. Check with your high school about these options.
Locations: The Columbus Campus is located on more than 80 acres in Columbus’ Discovery District. The Delaware Campus is located just off SR 23 in Delaware County. Columbus State also has 9 Regional Learning Centers in Ashville, Dublin, Gahanna, Grove City, Marysville, Plain City, Reynoldsburg, Southwest
Columbus (Bolton Field) and Westerville.
Resources: We offer the support services students need to be successful, including tutoring,career
services, counseling services, disability services, advising services, financial aid,
and a transfer center.
Student involvement: Columbus State has an active campus with many opportunities for involvement, including
student activities, clubs and organizations, varsity sports (offering scholarships), wellness and intramural activities, and volunteer and leadership opportunities.
Coverage zone: Columbus State serves Franklin, Union, Madison and Delaware counties.
Diversity: Columbus State attracts students of different backgrounds, life experiences and
nationalities. More than 130 countries are represented in our student body. Diversity Services
Enrollment by Age and Minority Enrollment:
Data Source: Ohio Board of Regents Higher Education Information System