Columbia College President's Message
It is my distinct pleasure to welcome you to Columbia College. We have been serving the Mother Lode Region for the last fifty years through an array of programs and services that provide the opportunity to explore, experiment, and experience an academic atmosphere that fosters professional and personal growth. I am honored that you are interested to know more about us.
As a dynamic institution, Columbia College passionately cultivates an environment that helps the students to be the global citizens of tomorrow. Whether you are planning to pursue a degree in the traditional fields such as natural sciences, social sciences, art or literature, or you are looking to develop skills to improve your value in the job market, you can always find a program that is appropriate for you. You have the opportunity to sharpen your skills and prepare yourself for the jobs of the future that may not even exist today!
We are here to support you and help you in your academic journey. Do not hesitate to talk to a friendly counselor, faculty member, staff, administrator or a fellow student to learn more about the programs and services available to you. Investing in education is one of the most important decisions you will make in your lifetime. There are many resources available to help you through this journey. While the opportunities abound, it begins with you taking the first step. I encourage you to begin the journey!
Finally, college is a place where you learn, have fun, and build lifelong connections. I wish you all the best in your academic endeavors and look forward to seeing you on campus.