Columbia College HollywoodTarzana, CA
18618 Oxnard St, Tarzana, CA 91356-1411
Columbia College Hollywood is a for-profit college in Los Angeles, California. The school offers associate's and bachelor's degrees in Film & Television, Animation & Visual Effects, Game Art & Design, and Creative Writing for Entertainment. The college is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
Columbia College Hollywood was founded in 2002 by Robert and Nancy Puleo. The school was originally located in Tarzana, California, but moved to its current location in North Hollywood in 2006. The college has a student population of approximately 1,200.
The college offers a variety of programs that prepare students for careers in the entertainment industry. The Film & Television program offers degrees in directing, producing, editing, cinematography, and screenwriting. The Animation & Visual Effects program offers degrees in 2D and 3D animation, visual effects, and game design. The Creative Writing for Entertainment program offers degrees in screenwriting, novel writing, and television writing.
The college also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including film festivals, workshops, and guest lectures. Columbia College Hollywood has a strong focus on providing its students with real-world experience through internships and industry partnerships. The college has partnerships with major Hollywood studios, including Walt Disney Studios, Warner Bros., and Universal Studios.
Graduates of Columbia College Hollywood have gone on to find success in a variety of fields. alumni have worked on major Hollywood films, such as Avatar, Inception, and The Dark Knight Rises. alumni have also gone on to work in television, video games, and animation.
Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Main Website: https://www.columbiacollege.edu/
Financial Aid: https://www.columbiacollege.edu/financial-aid/overview
Admission RequirementsColumbia College Hollywood is a private, for-profit college specializing in the arts and media. Founded in 1952, the college is located in the heart of Hollywood, California.
The college offers bachelor's degrees in Film & Television, Animation & Visual Effects, Game Art & Design, Graphic Design & Interactive Media, and Photography & Imaging, as well as associate's degrees in Film & Television Production and Game Art & Design.
To be eligible for admission to Columbia College Hollywood, applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. The college does not require any specific courses for admission, but strongly recommends that applicants have completed courses in English, mathematics, and the arts.
Once admitted, students must complete an orientation program and a proficiency exam before beginning their coursework. The college also offers a variety of extracurricular activities and clubs, as well as internships and job placement assistance.
|Percentage of students receiving any financial aid||98%|
|Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants||52%|
|Percentage of students receiving state aid||6%|
|Percentage of students receiving institutional aid||78%|
|Percentage of students receiving a student loan||0%|
- Degrees Offered
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- Majors Offered
- Film/Cinema/Media Studies