Colleges Near Santa Ana

Colleges and universities near me in the Santa Ana, California area

There are 2 colleges in Santa Ana and 107 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 1,005,694 students.

Located in California with a population of 324,528, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Santa Ana. Driving time to these schools from Santa Ana should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. The largest college in the area is University of Southern California enrolling 47,310 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 Santa Ana.


107 results

Santa Ana College
S
Santa Ana, CA
 
Santa Ana College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 28,425enrollment
  • $6,757net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Santa Ana

Chapman University
C
Orange, CA
Chapman University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 9,608enrollment
  • $43,767net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1380SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA

4 miles from Santa Ana

FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Orange County
F
Irvine, CA
 
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Orange County

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 64enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Santa Ana

University of Phoenix Southern California Campus
P
Costa Mesa, California
 
University of Phoenix Southern California Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,611enrollment
  • $19,922net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Santa Ana

Taft University System
T
Santa Ana, CO
 
Taft University System

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 665enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Santa Ana

Orange Coast College
O
Costa Mesa, CA
 
Orange Coast College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 21,122enrollment
  • $5,936net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Santa Ana

Vanguard University of Southern California
V
Costa Mesa, CA
 
Vanguard University of Southern California

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#31 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 2,169enrollment
  • $20,376net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 970-1160SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA

5 miles from Santa Ana

West Coast University Orange County
W
Anaheim, CA
 
West Coast University Orange County

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,424enrollment
  • $33,823net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Santa Ana

Golden West College
G
Huntington Beach, CA
Golden West College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,621enrollment
  • $5,530net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Santa Ana

Bethesda University of California
B
Anaheim, CA
 
Bethesda University of California

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 371enrollment
  • $18,561net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Santa Ana

Concordia University Irvine
C
Irvine, CA
Concordia University Irvine

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#32 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 4,162enrollment
  • $28,435net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 990-1210SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA

7 miles from Santa Ana

University of California Irvine
C
Irvine, CA
University of California Irvine

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in America

  • 36,032enrollment
  • $15,268net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1420SAT range
  • 24-33ACT range
  • 3.92Avg GPA

8 miles from Santa Ana

Irvine Valley College
I
Irvine, CA
 
Irvine Valley College

Public 2 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 13,052enrollment
  • $4,352net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Santa Ana

Santiago Canyon College
S
Orange, CA
Santiago Canyon College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,373enrollment
  • $5,600net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Santa Ana

Southern California Institute of Technology
S
Anaheim, CA
 
Southern California Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 584enrollment
  • $24,671net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Santa Ana

Coastline Community College
C
Fountain Valley, CA
 
Coastline Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,977enrollment
  • $8,882net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Santa Ana

California State University Fullerton
C
Fullerton, CA
California State University Fullerton

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#16 Best Public Universities in California

  • 40,280enrollment
  • $8,294net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1200SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

10 miles from Santa Ana

Cypress College
C
Cypress, CA
Cypress College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 15,794enrollment
  • $5,580net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Santa Ana

FAQ's

The closest community college is Santa Ana College and is 1.6 miles from Santa Ana. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Santa Ana College are $1,160 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Santa Ana 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.