Colleges Near San Jose

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

There are 5 colleges in San Jose and 50 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 453,984 students.

Located in California with a population of 945,942, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from San Jose. Driving time to these schools from San Jose 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 University of California Berkeley enrolling 42,501 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 Jose.


50 results

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

3 miles from San Jose

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

4 miles from San Jose

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

4 miles from San Jose

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

6 miles from San Jose

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

8 miles from San Jose

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

11 miles from San Jose

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

11 miles from San Jose

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

10 miles from San Jose

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

13 miles from San Jose

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

14 miles from San Jose

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

18 miles from San Jose

Ohlone Community College
O
Fremont, CA
Ohlone Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,835enrollment
  • $11,648net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from San Jose

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

22 miles from San Jose

Menlo College
M
Atherton, CA
 
Menlo College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 775enrollment
  • $27,233net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

23 miles from San Jose

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

22 miles from San Jose

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

25 miles from San Jose

Canada College
C
Redwood City, CA
 
Canada College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,987enrollment
  • $4,870net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from San Jose

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

26 miles from San Jose

FAQ's

The closest community college is Evergreen Valley College and is 2.9 miles from San Jose. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Evergreen Valley College are $1,358 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Evergreen Valley 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.