Tuition and fees rose 4.2 percent for 2017-18 at Columbia International University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
South Carolina students paid $22,390 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $900 more than the $21,490 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 100 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 95 students received grants or scholarships totaling $1.31 million and 57 students took out student loans totaling more than $307,518.
Including all undergraduates, 512 students used grants or scholarships totaling $6.25 million. Another 292 took out $2.11 million in federal student loans.
The cost of attending
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Columbia International University in 2015-16.
Number of students receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
State / local grant or scholarship
Institutional grants or scholarships
Grant or scholarship aid total