Colleges Near Little Rock

Colleges and universities near me in the Little Rock, Arkansas area

There are 5 colleges in Little Rock and 28 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 71,098 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Arkansas with a population of 193,524, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Little Rock. Driving time to these schools from Little Rock should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia which is ranked #324 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is Arkansas Tech University enrolling 10,829 students. In terms of affordability, University of Arkansas Community College Batesville in Batesville offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $2,112 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 Little Rock.


28 results

University of Arkansas at Little Rock
A
Little Rock, AR
University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Arkansas

  • 8,899enrollment
  • $12,235net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 970-1190SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

1 miles from Little Rock

Remington College Little Rock Campus
R
Little Rock, AR
 
Remington College Little Rock Campus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 39enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Little Rock

University of Phoenix Little Rock Campus
P
Little Rock, Arkansas
 
University of Phoenix Little Rock Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 860enrollment
  • $17,945net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Little Rock

Arkansas Baptist College
A
HBCU
Little Rock, AR
 
Arkansas Baptist College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 468enrollment
  • $17,087net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.6Avg GPA

4 miles from Little Rock

Philander Smith College
P
HBCU
Little Rock, AR
Philander Smith College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 799enrollment
  • $13,579net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.04Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 5

4 miles from Little Rock

Pulaski Technical College
P
North Little Rock, AR
 
Pulaski Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,810enrollment
  • $12,746net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.47Avg GPA

Applications Due May 15

5 miles from Little Rock

University of Central Arkansas
C
Conway, AR
University of Central Arkansas

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Arkansas

  • 10,335enrollment
  • $16,048net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 950-1150SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

25 miles from Little Rock

Central Baptist College
C
Conway, AR
 
Central Baptist College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 604enrollment
  • $15,547net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 880-1100SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.15Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

25 miles from Little Rock

Hendrix College
H
Conway, AR
Hendrix College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,077enrollment
  • $20,778net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.79Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

26 miles from Little Rock

Arkansas State University Beebe
A
Beebe, AR
Arkansas State University Beebe

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,982enrollment
  • $9,084net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.75Avg GPA

36 miles from Little Rock

College of the Ouachitas
O
Malvern, AR
 
College of the Ouachitas

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,243enrollment
  • $6,933net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Little Rock

University of Arkansas Community College Morrilton
A
Morrilton, AR
 
University of Arkansas Community College Morrilton

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,836enrollment
  • $7,902net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.99Avg GPA

37 miles from Little Rock

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
A
HBCU
Pine Bluff, AR
 
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Arkansas

  • 2,668enrollment
  • $10,684net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 800-1000SAT range
  • 14-18ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

39 miles from Little Rock

Southeast Arkansas College
S
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Southeast Arkansas College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,113enrollment
  • $7,847net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Little Rock

National Park Community College
N
Hot Springs, AR
 
National Park Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,912enrollment
  • $9,428net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 30

46 miles from Little Rock

Harding University
H
Searcy, AR
Harding University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Value Colleges in Arkansas

  • 4,617enrollment
  • $19,454net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1290SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

51 miles from Little Rock

Henderson State University
H
Arkadelphia, AR
Henderson State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Arkansas

  • 3,163enrollment
  • $14,046net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 845-1170SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

57 miles from Little Rock

Ouachita Baptist University
O
Arkadelphia, AR
Ouachita Baptist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Arkansas

  • 1,704enrollment
  • $20,534net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1230SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 31

57 miles from Little Rock

FAQ's

The closest community college is Pulaski Technical College and is 5.2 miles from Little Rock. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Pulaski Technical College are $5,670 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Pulaski 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.