Columbia College Chicago Online
Columbia College Chicago Online delivers an engaging curriculum to lifelong learners anywhere in the world. We are committed to providing high-quality educational experiences to develop the necessary skills to launch or grow a sustainable career in today’s demanding marketplace. Our courses and professional certificates are designed to engage students in an interactive online environment. Work around your own schedule while gaining insight through coursework created and taught by industry experts.
Columbia College Chicago Online offers 8-week courses and professional certificates in emerging technology, business, and creative entrepreneurship. Courses and certificates are 100% online and designed to be flexible for working professionals.
In the tradition of Columbia College Chicago, our curriculum provides cutting-edge skills through a creative lens. Whether you are looking to build your resume, explore new creative outlets, or train your team, our courses help you reimagine your potential and give you the experience to back it up. Students can choose between subjects such as:
- Augmented and Virtual Reality
- App Design, Swift coding, and App Development
- Blockchain for Business
- Retail Merchandising
- American Sign Language
- Design Thinking
- UX/UI Design
- Sound Design for Immersive Media
- Creative Writing
- Game Development with C# and Unity
- Nonprofit Management and Leadership
Courses can be taken for 3 hours of college credit or for noncredit. All courses can be stacked to earn a professional certificate.
Why Columbia College Chicago Online?
Students choose Columbia Online for our customized and collaborative approach to online learning. All courses are led by active industry experts. Students get the rare opportunity to learn and get feedback from instructors who have worked for companies like Disney, Google, Sega, Microsoft, Warner Bros., and more. By working together in an online community, students also get immediate feedback on projects and portfolio pieces from their peers.
Columbia Online is proud to be a nonprofit institution, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission(HLC).
Average rating 5
This course has made me think about whether I really do want to "open a business" rather than just work contractually/ Whether next month or next year, the course has helped mak...
The hands-on experience with creating sound and music for immersive media has been so valuable in this course.
The information has been very robust and informative. The materials are really relevant and apply to real-life scenarios.