Best Colleges in Columbus

Columbus is one city that’s as smart as it is loaded with fun things to do. In fact, Columbus has recently been named one of the 7 most intelligent cities in the world.* The Buckeye City is a breath of fresh Midwestern air that will pleasantly surprise you.* With 32 educational institutions in reach, Columbus has endless major options ranging from speech and hearing science to operations management.* Named to the list of 7 best places in the country to operate a business and home to big business gurus like Nationwide Insurance and Cardinal Health, a bright collegiate and professional career awaits you in Columbus.* And with such a low unemployment rate, 4.3%, you’ll be off and running right after graduation.

Columbus has a diverse list of attractions including the Arena Entertainment District, COSI museum, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, and Franklin Park Conservatory. The Arch City is one place where fun is in endless supply.* And when the day’s festivities have ended, gear up for a rowdy evening of Columbus nightlife laughing at the Funny Bone Comedy Club, seeing a great movie at the Gateway Film Center, or even striking it rich at the Hollywood Casino.* And when you’ve worked up an appetite, experience the robust foodie scene of Columbus with a trip to the North Market or one of local legend Elizabeth Lessner’s chow down spots including Betty’s Fine Food & Spirits and Tip Top Kitchen & Cocktails.* Sport enthusiast? Don’t fret, Columbus has you covered there too with the Blue Jackets NHL team as well as a jam-packed collegiate athletics schedule.* With a climate that gives the best of all four seasons, you’ll be glad you chose Columbus as your collegiate destination.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics *movoto.com *Wikipedia, “Columbus” *bizjournals.com *experiencecolumbus.com

Best Four Year Universities in Columbus

  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral
  • Certificates
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public

Best Community Colleges in Columbus

  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral
  • Certificates
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public