Flashpoint Chicago, A Campus of Columbia College Hollywood

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Flashpoint Chicago, A Campus of Columbia College Hollywood

Flashpoint Chicago, a Campus of Columbia College Hollywood is located in the heart of Chicago. In LA, Chicago, and online, the college offers bachelor’s and associate degrees in cinema, recording arts, visual effects, animation, graphic design, and interactive media in a liberal arts environment. For over 60 years, Columbia College Hollywood has fostered a learning community that promotes creativity, innovation, and growth. Through instruction, collaboration, and a common love of the creative media arts our faculty of experienced, award-winning filmmakers, technicians, mentors and artists use their expertise to engage students with innovative teaching methods in interactive classroom environments.

Academic Programs

  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Film and Cinema
  • Recording Arts
  • Digital Media

Student experience

  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Veteran Fee Waiver
  • Student Government
  • Internship
  • Student Organizations and Clubs

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

First Year applicants should have completed high school (or the equivalency). Applicants who have attended another college or university but have not completed two or more semesters of full-time study are considered First Year applicants. The college welcomes applications for admission from individuals who seek undergraduate liberal arts degree programs focused on the fields of film, graphic design, interactive media, recording arts, animation, and visual effects. Admission decisions are based on a holistic assessment of a prospective student’s ability to succeed at the college.

Transfer

Transfer applicants should have completed two or more semesters of full-time study at another college or university. Transfer applicants must submit official proof of graduation and transcripts from each college attended. The college welcomes applications for admission from individuals who seek undergraduate liberal arts degree programs focused on the fields of film, graphic design, interactive media, recording arts, animation, and visual effects. Admission decisions are based on a holistic assessment of a prospective student’s ability to succeed at the college.

Additional Information

Flashpoint Chicago is committed to cultivating, inspiring, and empowering new students enrolling in a degree program for the first time with a variety of need and merit-based scholarships. All incoming students are encouraged to apply.  Each Flashpoint Chicago scholarship has specific eligibility and application requirements. Applications must be submitted by the posted deadline. Incoming students are welcome to apply for more than one scholarship. Once awarded, these scholarships can be renewed annually, if qualifications are met.  Our Financial Aid Coordinators are ready to help you develop a financial plan to make your college education a reality. Our goal is to provide the assistance you need to make the process of securing your personalized financial aid package as smooth as possible.
 

Visit us

Visiting our campus is the best opportunity to get to know the people and the environment that makes Flashpoint Chicago the ideal place to earn a digital media arts degree. Prospective students are invited to tour our film, recording, and design studios, meet our staff, faculty and other students, and experience our unique creative culture. Throughout the year, we host open houses and workshops, group or private campus visits, and field trips for community partners. The campus is located at 28 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60602.

Flashpoint Chicago, a campus of Columbia College Hollywood is a private, nonprofit liberal arts college and is nationally accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Wendi Franczyk, Vice President, Admissions
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Admissions office

Visit us

School location
Address

28 North Clark Street, Suite 500
Chicago, IL 60602-2716, United States of America

Phone number

312-506-0605

Region

Midwest

Midwest