Colleges Near Akron

Colleges and universities near me in the Akron, Alabama area

There are 39 colleges within 100 miles of Akron. Located in Alabama with a population of 356, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Akron. The nearest college is Shelton State Community College at a distance of 19.7 miles from Akron center. This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable options or not ready for a full four year program, consider local community colleges near Akron.

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    • SAT Range N/A
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    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 4,350
    • Tuition:$4,467
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 20 miles from
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    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 797
    • Tuition:$11,092
    • Acceptance Rate 39%
    • 24 miles from
    • SAT Range 1060/1280
    • ACT Range 23/31
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 38,390
    • Tuition:$10,780
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 59%
    • 26 miles from
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    The University of Alabama

    • SAT Range 1030/1160
    • ACT Range 17/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.31
    • Students: 268
    • Tuition:$18,510
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 48%
    • 30 miles from
    • SAT Range 1090/1280
    • ACT Range 19/26
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 394
    • Tuition:$9,418
    • Acceptance Rate 56%
    • 30 miles from
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    Marion Military Institute

    • SAT Range 860/1020
    • ACT Range 18/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.16*
    • Students: 5,200
    • Tuition:$10,040
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 40%
    • 33 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 4,000
    • Tuition:$3,440
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 43 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 389
    • Tuition:$10,320
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 52 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,475
    • Tuition:$4,440
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 52 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 317
    • Tuition:$7,410
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 52 miles from

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The closest community college is Shelton State Community College and is 19.7 miles from Akron. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Shelton State Community College are $4,467 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Shelton State Community College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.