CCH students have worked in all areas of the industry - on hit television shows such as "CSI", "NCIS Los Angeles", "True Blood", "Survivor" and "The Voice" and on blockbuster films such as "The Hunger Games", "The Avengers", "Avatar", "Maleficent", "Divergent: Insurgent" and "Iron Man 3".
Attend an upcoming CCH Experience Day/Open House and meet our administrative staff and faculty of working entertainment industry professionals. You’ll also see a live film shoot on our film soundstage and enjoy complimentary refreshments. RSVP here.
Oren Peli, Producer of "Paranormal Activity" and John Badham, Director of TV shows such as "Criminal Minds" and films such as "War Games" are among the guest lecturers who provide career advice to CCH students. For other career-related services we offer, click here.

You’ll discover your unique voice as a storyteller with 75% of your classes in Digital Arts and 25% in General Education. You’ll also have limitless opportunities to turn your thoughts into projects because you fully own the rights to the projects you create.

CCH students gather for the annual Student Film Festival for the Entertainment Industry that showcases student work for production companies, studio executives and talent agents.

Getting Started

Welcome to Columbia College Hollywood, the premier college for students who want a hands-on education in Film, Television and the Digital Arts. With a state-of-the-art facility, an accomplished faculty featuring Emmy and Academy Award nominees and winners, an abundance of employment partners, and a strong alumni and mentoring network, your opportunity is here at CCH. You'll work with professionals who share your passion and connect you first-hand with the craft and business of the entertainment industry.

Our role is to help you develop your voice and to provide you with the technical know-how to excel – be it as a Director, Writer, Actor, Cinematographer, Producer, Editor, Sound Professional, Animator, or as a professional in the entertainment business. We teach it all. And you get a chance to do it all, with your distinctive edge. CCH is a place where you will see your talents grow and where your creative spirit is held in the highest esteem. This is where you will make your first professional connections, and perhaps most importantly, fine-tune your original voice – what's unique about you – so you can enter the Real World triumphantly and confidently.

Still Accepting Applications For Spring 2016 – Classes Begin April 4, 2016!

Our Students

Every student who enrolls at Columbia College Hollywood enters with a unique and compelling story. Meet some of our current students and hear their story about why they enrolled at CCH.

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Our Programs

Our Associate of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts degree programs are hands-on programs that allow students to specialize in Directing, Writing, Acting, Cinematography, Producing, Sound, New Media, or Editing and Visual Effects.

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Our Relationships

CCH has relationships with hundreds of entertainment companies and employers. Their support and investment in our students is key to our success in securing student employment. Some of the companies with which we have relationships include Adobe, Apple, CBS, ABC, Fox, Warner Bros., NBC Universal, Paramount Pictures, MGM, Kodak, Disney, MTV and HBO, among others.

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