Colleges Near Huntsville

Colleges and universities near me in the Huntsville, Alabama area

There are 5 colleges in Huntsville and 72 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 257,087 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Alabama with a population of 180,105, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Huntsville. The nearest college is Alabama A & M University in Normal at a distance of 1.7 miles from Huntsville. Driving time to these schools from Huntsville should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee which is ranked #15 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is University of Alabama at Birmingham enrolling 22,563 students. In terms of affordability, Georgia Highlands College in Rome offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $2,280 per year.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Huntsville.


72 results

Alabama A & M University
A
HBCU
Normal, AL
Alabama A & M University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Alabama

  • 5,977enrollment
  • $15,373net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 840-1020SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.88Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due May 15

2 miles from Huntsville

J F Drake State Technical College
J
HBCU
Huntsville, AL
 
J F Drake State Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 825enrollment
  • $5,977net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Huntsville

Huntsville Bible College
H
Huntsville, AL
 
Huntsville Bible College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 114enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Huntsville

University of Alabama at Huntsville
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Huntsville, AL
University of Alabama at Huntsville

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Value Colleges in Alabama

  • 9,999enrollment
  • $16,990net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1430SAT range
  • 24-31ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA

Applications Due May 22

7 miles from Huntsville

Virginia College Huntsville
V
Huntsville, AL
 
Virginia College Huntsville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 491enrollment
  • $30,804net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Huntsville

Oakwood University
O
HBCU
Huntsville, AL
Oakwood University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,374enrollment
  • $27,330net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.99Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 30

7 miles from Huntsville

John C Calhoun State Community College
J
Tanner, AL
 
John C Calhoun State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,278enrollment
  • $6,077net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Huntsville

Northeast Alabama Community College
N
Rainsville, AL
 
Northeast Alabama Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,530enrollment
  • $3,351net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from Huntsville

Martin Methodist College
M
Pulaski, TN
Martin Methodist College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 812enrollment
  • $20,324net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 930-1105SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.17Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

40 miles from Huntsville

Motlow State Community College
M
Tullahoma, TN
 
Motlow State Community College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 6,616enrollment
  • $8,157net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jul 31

42 miles from Huntsville

Snead State Community College
S
Boaz, AL
 
Snead State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,006enrollment
  • $6,116net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Huntsville

Sewanee The University of the South
S
Sewanee, TN
Sewanee The University of the South

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,800enrollment
  • $36,244net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1340SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

46 miles from Huntsville

George C Wallace State Community College Hanceville
G
Hanceville, AL
 
George C Wallace State Community College Hanceville

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,763enrollment
  • $6,107net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

51 miles from Huntsville

Gadsden State Community College
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HBCU
Gadsden, AL
 
Gadsden State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,993enrollment
  • $4,776net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

63 miles from Huntsville

Heritage Christian University
H
Florence, AL
 
Heritage Christian University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 110enrollment
  • $13,571net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 30

64 miles from Huntsville

Northwest Shoals Community College Muscle Shoals
N
Muscle Shoals, AL
 
Northwest Shoals Community College Muscle Shoals

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,360enrollment
  • $6,460net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

65 miles from Huntsville

University of North Alabama
N
Florence, AL
University of North Alabama

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,086enrollment
  • $13,279net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 27

65 miles from Huntsville

Columbia State Community College
C
Columbia, TN
 
Columbia State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,931enrollment
  • $6,705net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 31

66 miles from Huntsville

FAQ's

The closest community college is J F Drake State Technical College and is 2.1 miles from Huntsville. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at J F Drake State Technical College are $4,830 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

J F Drake State Technical 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.