Columbia College Chicago is one of the largest art colleges in the United States with nearly 12,000 students pursuing degrees within 120 undergraduate and graduate programs. Founded in 1890, the school is located in the South Loop district of Chicago, Illinois.
It is organized into three schools:
It also is home to many research centers as well as to the Garment Collection and the Center for Book and Paper Arts. It is also home to one of the very few undergraduate programs in cultural studies.
Columbia College Chicago is not affiliated with Columbia University, Columbia College Hollywood, or any other Columbia College in the United States.
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