From day one, students jump into their chosen work and learn from faculty members who are leaders in those same fields.
Our students graduate prepared for careers they never imagined entering as well as professions that may not have even existed when they were in school.
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Bachelor of Music (BMus), Bachelor of Science (BS) programs feature more intensive required coursework in the major with limited elective coursework.
To apply for a BFA or BMus degree, simply select your preferred program on your application.
A portfolio or audition/interview will be required with your application.
Flesh by Grace Wang After the funeral, I begin to dream of hunger: In one dream, Grandmother is butchering a tuna on my wedding day.
Located in the heart of downtown Chicago’s Cultural Mile, Columbia College Chicago is a private, nonprofit college offering a distinctive curriculum that blends creative and media arts, liberal arts, and business for nearly 7,000 students in more than 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.
Dedicated to academic excellence and long-term career success, Columbia College Chicago creates a dynamic, challenging, and collaborative space for students who see the world through a creative lens.
How a family’s hopes blossom into bitter fruit in the sun.
How, in a sea of Western colors, you’ll forgetthe one you wore each day. I’m Thinking about You by Sarah Brownlee I’m thinking about you Like a fork thinks about a spoon Like the sun thinks about noon Like a werewolf thinks about the moon I’m thinking about you Like my stomach thinks about lunch Like...