National College – Columbus

5665 Forest Hills Blvd, Columbus, OH

National College is a system of thirty schools across six states that offer career education in high demand fields. The school was formed in 1886 in Roanoke, Virginia and was originally known as National Business College. Mergers with Kentucky College of Business and Fugazzi College expanded the school, creating the foundations for the current system. The school also offers night and weekend courses for individuals who require more flexible scheduling options. A number of online programs are also available through the school’s distance learning program.

National College provides education in a number of areas. Students will choose the program that best suits his or her needs, receiving training and education from qualified and experienced professionals dedicated to student skills development and training. Programs prepare students for entry into the workforce, though the length of a program may vary based on the level of education pursued.

Programs offered:

  • Accounting
  • Paralegal
  • Phlebotomy
  • Network Administration
  • Medical Assisting

Columbus Location

The Columbus branch of National College is located at 5665 Forest Hills Blvd. Close to thirty-five students graduate from this campus per year. This campus provides services for students in the form of post-graduation job placement options, flexible courses for those with irregular schedules, and remedial education classes for licensure preparation or admissions requirements. Students may learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting

Programs Offered

The following is a list of areas of study available at National College – Columbus. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

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Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $13,000 per year
  • Per unit charges are around $350 for part time students
  • Required fees: $57

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships67%$5,826
Receiving Student Loans100%$6,067

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