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Graphic Design Certificate

You can communicate ideas that inspire, inform and captivate consumers. The Graphic Design Certificate provides students with a solid foundation for entry in the graphic design industry. Learn the design and publishing fundamentals to produce print and online media, and leave this class with samples of your work to complete your professional portfolio.


Innovative Journalism Class Begins March 28th!

Instructor/Journalist, John Greenman (UGA, Tedx, Ledger-Enquirer) guides your exploration of range of techniques travel writers use to discover and verify information, and to tell travel stories that engage readers. Students will report, write and post to the class website one in-depth travel story, of their own choosing, where students become expert about an aspect of Columbus as a travel destination for others. REGISTER NOW »


March 2nd, 2017

A business is like a machine. Normal, daily operations, like selling products and doing payroll, are like an oil that keeps the organization running along smoothly. They’re what make the business work. But no endeavor can survive for long by just going through the motions and keeping things at the status quo. Projects are special […]

Facility Rentals

Whether it’s a wedding, business meeting, or conference you are planning, we provide the facility and services to help you put on a seamless event. CSU Continuing Education offers spacious facilities that are perfectly suited for meetings and occasions of any size. We have three venues for you to choose from; University Hall, the Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center, and the Rankin Gardens and Atrium. Plan Your Special Event »

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International Programs

The English Language Institute (ELI) at Columbus State University was established in 2002 to meet the needs of students whose native language is not English. We are a non-degree academic English as a Second Language program, offering beginning, intermediate and advanced level intensive courses. Completion of the ELI program opens the door for studying at an English speaking university and can help you achieve your goal of preparing and passing the TOEFL or IELTS test. Learn More »