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Columbia University in the City of New York Reviews

Based on 20 Reviews
West 116 St and Broadway New York, NY
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Students and CultureA-
FacilitiesA
Activities and GroupsA
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Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Columbia University in the City of New York

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African Studies
0
0
African-American/black Studies
3
3
American/united States Studies/civilization
30
14
Ancient Studies/civilization
1
Ancient/classical Greek Language and Literature
1
Anthropology
47
37
14
14
Behavioral Sciences
3
3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
13
11
6
2
Clinical Psychology
9
8
Comparative Literature
14
1
Counseling Psychology
7
9
Developmental and Child Psychology
2
1
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
33
8
11
East Asian Studies
22
7
0
Educational Psychology
12
7
Ethnic Studies
18
0
Health Policy Analysis
6
History, General
108
46
22
20
History, Other
11
Humanities/humanistic Studies
5
3
0
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
5
5
International Relations and Affairs
278
Islamic Studies
2
Jewish/judaic Studies
1
3
Latin American Studies
8
15
0
Linguistics
5
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
0
Philosophy
42
14
4
4
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
15
Political Science and Government, General
205
39
20
24
Psychology, General
0
0
0
0
Psychology, Other
2
0
Public Administration
499
Regional Studies (U.s., Canadian, Foreign)
0
Religion/religious Studies
9
8
6
7
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
133
7
5
6
Russian Studies
6
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies
2
1
Social Psychology
0
0
Social Sciences, General
2
8
8
Social Sciences, Other
25
44
2
Social Work
483
6
10
Sociology
42
20
8
10
South Asian Studies
8
0
Sustainability Studies
46
103
6
9
Urban Studies/affairs
21
Western European Studies
4
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
76
1117
24
9
Development Economics and International Development
0
0
0
0
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
7
6
1
Economics, General
309
21
35
23
Information Resources Management
34
Marketing, Other
11
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
23
Operations Research
80
271
8
8
Organizational Leadership
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Actuarial Science
127
Anatomy
0
0
0
Animal Genetics
0
0
0
Astronomy
1
5
4
5
Astrophysics
9
Biochemistry
18
0
0
2
Bioinformatics
13
4
6
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
0
0
0
0
Biology/biological Sciences, General
73
22
7
12
Biometry/biometrics
0
0
0
Biophysics
6
Biostatistics
50
30
5
Biotechnology
32
Cell/cellular and Molecular Biology
14
4
9
Cell/cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
0
0
1
Chemistry, General
11
22
17
18
Conservation Biology
13
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
9
22
0
4
Environmental Health
29
18
3
Epidemiology
144
47
10
Genetics, General
9
11
1
Geology/earth Science, General
29
17
11
7
Mathematical Statistics and Probability
105
Mathematics and Computer Science
12
Mathematics and Statistics, Other
0
Mathematics, General
47
12
17
8
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
0
0
0
Microbiology, General
0
0
1
Neuroscience
56
7
14
11
Pathology/experimental Pathology
8
1
6
Physical Sciences, Other
4
2
3
4
Physics, General
28
11
24
14
Physics, Other
4
Physiology, General
4
3
3
Science Technologies/technicians, Other
0
Statistics, General
31
291
8
5
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architectural History and Criticism, General
12
Architecture
12
204
1
5
Architecture and Related Services, Other
26
0
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
41
32
5
20
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
0
0
0
0
Biotechnology
32
Chemical Engineering
55
63
4
4
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
107
3
4
Civil Engineering, General
41
126
4
9
Computer Engineering, General
18
28
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
27
196
33
19
Engineering Mechanics
1
0
Engineering, Other
0
Environmental Science
6
27
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
12
38
6
9
Industrial Engineering
7
82
1
1
Landscape Architecture
1
Materials Science
5
18
3
1
Mechanical Engineering
58
94
19
11
Metallurgical Engineering
0
0
0
0
Mining and Mineral Engineering
0
0
0
Nuclear Engineering
0
Real Estate Development
89
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced General Dentistry
11
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
3
0
Bioethics/medical Ethics
25
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
1
Dental Public Health and Education
3
Dentistry
82
Endodontics/endodontology
6
Gerontology
3
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
19
0
0
Health Services Administration
4
International Public Health/international Health
26
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
1
1
Maternal and Child Health
8
Medical Informatics
0
0
0
Medical Scientist
3
Medicine
154
Nursing Practice
13
Nursing Science
4
5
Nutrition Sciences
0
85
5
6
Orthodontics/orthodontology
7
Periodontics/periodontology
7
0
Pharmacology
5
3
2
Physical Therapy/therapist
0
59
Prosthodontics/prosthodontology
4
Public Health, General
358
24
4
Public Health, Other
181
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
201
207
1
Toxicology
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
30
12
15
5
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
57
39
10
16
Creative Writing
47
124
Education, General
3
2
1
Education, Other
5
4
3
Education/teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances
6
5
Education/teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation
1
1
Education/teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments
1
0
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
2
2
English Language and Literature, General
110
26
24
25
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
0
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
0
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
0
0
0
0
French Language and Literature
18
22
2
4
General Studies
0
German Language and Literature
3
2
1
1
Italian Language and Literature
4
7
0
1
Latin Language and Literature
0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
9
79
Mathematics Teacher Education
12
8
Middle/near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
32
19
4
2
Portuguese Language and Literature
0
Russian Language and Literature
0
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
6
8
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
9
9
5
1
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
5
5
Spanish Language and Literature
25
10
5
5
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
57
2
2
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
34
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies, General
277
0
Dispute Resolution
50
Law
415
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
0
Computer Science
129
228
26
14
Information Science/studies
3
Information Technology
34
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
15
0
Journalism, Other
296
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cinematography and Film/video Production
70
Dance, General
0
Digital Arts
2
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
8
61
2
2
Film/cinema/video Studies
16
Jazz/jazz Studies
6
Music Theory and Composition
4
Music, General
18
13
2
9
Visual and Performing Arts, Other
37
27
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Management
12
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
0
5
5
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Columbia University in the City of New York

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Information Resources Management
Information Technology
Materials Science
Mechanical Engineering
Operations Research
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses (School of Nursing)
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency) (Columbia University College of Dental Medicine)
Predoctoral (Columbia University College of Dental Medicine)
Dental Assisting (DA)
Endodontics
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Periodontics
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
English Language (American Language Program)
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Neurological Institute)
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (Columbia University Medical Center Internship in Clinical Psychology)
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2012
The sheer alum network
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sustainable Development, Class of 2015
Networking events, career fairs, career counseling, resume workshops, etc.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2011
Career office
Rated January 2016
Alumni
graduate, Class of 2004
If they are prepared for the real world in practice and theory
Rated January 2016
Alumni
PhD, Class of 1991
Network of professors
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2012
studious and competitive
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sustainable Development, Class of 2015
A competitive environment in which one can work solo or in team projects.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2011
Ivy league
Rated January 2016
Alumni
graduate, Class of 2004
responsible and delivered
Rated January 2016
Alumni
PhD, Class of 1991
Intense, and students were very driven.
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2012
state of the art
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sustainable Development, Class of 2015
All of the facilities with the exception of the gym are excellent. The gym needs in update.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2011
Fairly good, not bad
Rated January 2016
Alumni
graduate, Class of 2004
classrooms, dining computer labs
Rated January 2016
Alumni
PhD, Class of 1991
Good facilities
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2012
Arts Initiative that allows free admissions to museums
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sustainable Development, Class of 2015
The University marching band is very unique .
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2011
Dance
Rated January 2016
Alumni
graduate, Class of 2004
deport
Rated January 2016
Alumni
PhD, Class of 1991
As graduate students, everyone was driven to find internships and line up academic or policy-related positions after graduation.
Rated January 2016