Colleges Near Aptos

Colleges and universities near me in the Aptos, California area

There 26 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 262,402 students.

Located in California with a population of 6,220, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Aptos. Driving time to these schools from Aptos should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Stanford University in Stanford. The largest college in the area is San Jose State University enrolling 35,400 students.

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 Aptos.


26 results

Cabrillo College
C
Aptos, CA
 
Cabrillo College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 11,321enrollment
  • $12,371net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Aptos

University of California Santa Cruz
C
Santa Cruz, CA
University of California Santa Cruz

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in California

  • 19,700enrollment
  • $17,889net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1380SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.73*Avg GPA

10 miles from Aptos

Gavilan College
G
Gilroy, CA
 
Gavilan College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,649enrollment
  • $6,605net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Aptos

West Valley College
W
Saratoga, CA
 
West Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,823enrollment
  • $7,541net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Aptos

Evergreen Valley College
E
San Jose, CA
 
Evergreen Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,598enrollment
  • $14,076net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Aptos

San Jose City College
S
San Jose, CA
 
San Jose City College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,270enrollment
  • $13,818net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Aptos

De Anza College
D
Cupertino, CA
De Anza College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 19,482enrollment
  • $6,238net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Aptos

San Jose State University
S
San Jose, CA
San Jose State University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in California

  • 35,400enrollment
  • $14,471net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1260SAT range
  • 18-27ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

24 miles from Aptos

California State University Monterey Bay
C
Seaside, CA
California State University Monterey Bay

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#23 Best Public Universities in California

  • 7,540enrollment
  • $12,468net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 955-1170SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

24 miles from Aptos

Hartnell College
H
Salinas, CA
Hartnell College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,521enrollment
  • $7,127net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Aptos

The National Hispanic University
N
San Jose, California
 
The National Hispanic University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 615enrollment
  • $17,171net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Aptos

Santa Clara University
S
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clara University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 8,642enrollment
  • $42,114net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1440SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

25 miles from Aptos

Monterey Peninsula College
M
Monterey, CA
Monterey Peninsula College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,017enrollment
  • $12,022net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Aptos

Cogswell College
C
Sunnyvale, CA
 
Cogswell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 599enrollment
  • $28,103net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Aptos

Foothill College
F
Los Altos Hills, CA
Foothill College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,732enrollment
  • $6,662net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Aptos

Mission College
M
Santa Clara, CA
Mission College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,780enrollment
  • $6,249net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Aptos

University of Phoenix Bay Area Campus
P
San Jose, California
 
University of Phoenix Bay Area Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,880enrollment
  • $19,295net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Aptos

Stanford University
S
Stanford, CA
Stanford University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in America

  • 17,381enrollment
  • $16,779net price
  • 4%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 4.18Avg GPA

34 miles from Aptos

FAQ's

The closest community college is Cabrillo College and is 1.9 miles from Aptos. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Cabrillo College are $1,270 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Cabrillo 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.