Colleges Near San Diego

Colleges and universities near me in the San Diego, California area

There are 18 colleges in San Diego and 31 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 265,689 students.

Located in California with a population of 1,307,402, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from San Diego. Driving time to these schools from San Diego should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of California San Diego in La Jolla. The largest college in the area is University of California San Diego enrolling 37,887 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 San Diego.

31 results found

Coleman University
C
San Diego, CA
 
Coleman University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 259enrollment
  • $25,309net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

0 miles from San Diego

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University of Phoenix San Diego Campus
P
San Diego, California
 
University of Phoenix San Diego Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,842enrollment
  • $19,094net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from San Diego

International Professional School of Bodywork
I
San Diego, CA
 
International Professional School of Bodywork

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 144enrollment
  • $21,498net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

0 miles from San Diego

San Diego Mesa College
S
San Diego, CA
San Diego Mesa College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 22,284enrollment
  • $7,543net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from San Diego

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California College San Diego
C
San Diego, California
 
California College San Diego

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 200enrollment
  • $22,848net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from San Diego

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine LLC San Diego
P
San Diego, CA
 
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine LLC San Diego

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 988enrollment
  • $21,372net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from San Diego

Horizon College San Diego
H
San Diego, CA
 
Horizon College San Diego

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 69enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from San Diego

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Fashion Careers College
F
San Diego, California
 
Fashion Careers College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 101enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from San Diego

San Diego State University
S
San Diego, CA
San Diego State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in California

  • 35,303enrollment
  • $13,363net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1310SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

5 miles from San Diego

University of San Diego
S
San Diego, CA
University of San Diego

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 9,073enrollment
  • $38,592net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1360SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.88Avg GPA

4 miles from San Diego

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Design Institute of San Diego
D
San Diego, CA
 
Design Institute of San Diego

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 98enrollment
  • -net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from San Diego

Platt College San Diego
P
San Diego, CA
 
Platt College San Diego

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 145enrollment
  • $37,753net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from San Diego

University of California San Diego
C
La Jolla, CA
University of California San Diego

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in America

  • 37,887enrollment
  • $14,616net price
  • 30%acceptance rate
  • 1260-1470SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.82*Avg GPA

7 miles from San Diego

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Grossmont College
G
El Cajon, CA
Grossmont College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 17,835enrollment
  • $4,629net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from San Diego

Newschool of Architecture and Design
N
San Diego, CA
 
Newschool of Architecture and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 537enrollment
  • $35,402net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from San Diego

San Diego City College
S
San Diego, CA
San Diego City College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 15,066enrollment
  • $6,360net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from San Diego

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San Diego Miramar College
S
San Diego, CA
 
San Diego Miramar College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 15,893enrollment
  • $7,113net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from San Diego

John Paul the Great Catholic University
J
San Diego, CA
John Paul the Great Catholic University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 308enrollment
  • $30,385net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 960-1240SAT range
  • 20-29ACT range
  • 3.41*Avg GPA

6 miles from San Diego

FAQ's

The closest community college is San Diego Mesa College and is 2.1 miles from San Diego. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at San Diego Mesa College are $1,144 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

San Diego Mesa 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.