Columbia State Community College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,242
7.77% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$6,645
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
16%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
6,305
51.5% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
25.1%
311 Graduates

About

Columbia State Community College is a higher education institution located in Maury County, TN. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Columbia State Community College were .

In 2019, 950 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Columbia State Community College. 60.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 39.7% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (801 degrees), 14.8 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (54 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Columbia State Community College is $4,242, which is $−3,582 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Columbia State Community College is $4,242, which is $−3,582 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $6,645.

In 2019, 61% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 9% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$4,242
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Columbia State Community College was $4,242. The cost of tuition at Columbia State Community College is $−3,582 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$6,645
2019 Value
1.96%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Columbia State Community College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $6,645. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Columbia State Community College grew by 1.96%.

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Other Student Expenses

$10,620
Room and Board
$2,000
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Columbia State Community College was of $10,620 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $2,000. The cost of room and board did not change between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

61%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
9%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

61% of undergraduate students at Columbia State Community College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 3.39% with respect to 2018, when 59% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
16%
2017 Default Rate
114
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Columbia State Community College was 16%, which represents 114 out of the 714 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Columbia State Community College has a total enrollment of 6,305 students. The full-time enrollment at Columbia State Community College is 3,249 students and the part-time enrollment is 3,056. This means that 51.5% of students enrolled at Columbia State Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Columbia State Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 79.6% White, 6.99% Hispanic or Latino, 6.44% Black or African American, 3.16% Two or More Races, 1.76% Asian, 0.27% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0793% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Columbia State Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (44%), followed by White Male (33.6%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (4.74%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

51.5%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Columbia State Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 6,305 students. The full-time enrollment at Columbia State Community College is 3,249 and the part-time enrollment is 3,056. This means that 51.5% of students enrolled at Columbia State Community College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

57%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Columbia State Community College was 57%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Columbia State Community College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    5,019
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    441
  3. Black or African American
    406

The enrolled student population at Columbia State Community College is 79.6% White, 6.99% Hispanic or Latino, 6.44% Black or African American, 3.16% Two or More Races, 1.76% Asian, 0.27% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0793% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 89 students (1.41%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 196 more women than men received degrees from Columbia State Community College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Columbia State Community College is white (801 degrees awarded). There were 14.8 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (54 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Columbia State Community College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Columbia State Community College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Liberal Arts & Humanities (521 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (10 degrees), and Health (283 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Columbia State Community College are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,503,543 people), Registered nurses (1,411,345 people), Secondary school teachers (489,565 people), Education administrators (266,084 people), and Special education teachers (215,140 people).

The most specialized majors at Columbia State Community College are Liberal Arts & Humanities (521 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (10 degrees), Health (283 degrees), Engineering Technologies (13 degrees), and Education (31 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Columbia State Community College are Dentists, Surgeons, Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers, Physicians, and Magnetic resonance imaging technologists

The most specialized majors at Columbia State Community College are Liberal Arts & Humanities (521 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (10 degrees), Health (283 degrees), Engineering Technologies (13 degrees), and Education (31 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Columbia State Community College are Elementary & secondary schools (2,876,370 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,537,622 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (335,771 people), Outpatient care centers (262,115 people), and Offices of physicians (242,286 people).

The most specialized majors at Columbia State Community College are Liberal Arts & Humanities (521 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (10 degrees), Health (283 degrees), Engineering Technologies (13 degrees), and Education (31 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Columbia State Community College.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Columbia State Community College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

377
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
573
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 377 degrees were awarded to men at Columbia State Community College, which is 0.658 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (573).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 225 degrees were awarded to men at Columbia State Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.76 times less than the 296 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 296 degrees were awarded to women at Columbia State Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.32 times more than the 225 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

13%
100% Completion Time
25%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 13% of students graduating from Columbia State Community College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 25% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 29% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (50%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Columbia State Community College is Female and Asian (50% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.322% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    801 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    54 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    46 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Columbia State Community College is white (801 degrees awarded). There were 14.8 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (54 degrees).

0.737% of degree recipients (7 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    482 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    319 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Female
    37 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Columbia State Community College is white female (482 degrees awarded). There were 1.51 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (319 degrees).

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Operations

Columbia State Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $8.44M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $901k (10.7%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, Columbia State Community College had a total salary expenditure of $41.1M. Columbia State Community College employs 43 Associate professors, 27 Assistant professors, and 26 Instructors. Most academics at Columbia State Community College are Male Associate professors (22), Female Associate professors(21), and Female Instructors (18).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Columbia State Community College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 41 employees, Management, with 34 employees, and Service with 26 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$8.44M
2019 Endowment
7.02%
growth from 2018

Columbia State Community College has an endowment valued at about $8.44M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Columbia State Community College grew 7.02% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $4.14M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $384k - Federal
  2. $606k - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Columbia State Community College received $384k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $606k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$17.6M
2019 Salaries
1.85%
growth from 2018

In 2019, Columbia State Community College paid a median of $17.6M in salaries, which represents 42.9% of their overall expenditure ($41.1M) and a 1.85% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 4.05% growth from 2017 and a 6.82% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$5.11M
Instructional Salaries
115
Number of Employees

In 2019, Columbia State Community College paid a total of $5.11M to 115 employees working as instructors, which represents 29% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
43 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
41 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Columbia State Community College were Associate professor with 43 employees; Assistant professor with 27 employees; and Assistant professor with 26 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Columbia State Community College were Office and Administrative Support with 41 employees; Management with 34 employees; and Service with 26 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Associate professor
  2. Female Associate professor
  3. Female Instructor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Columbia State Community College was Male Associate professor with 22 employees, Female Associate professor with 21 employees, and Female Instructor with 18 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Columbia State Community College.

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