Colleges Near Santa Barbara

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

There are 75 colleges within 100 miles of Santa Barbara. Located in California with a population of 88,410, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Santa Barbara. The nearest college is Santa Barbara Business College Santa Maria at a distance of 0.8 miles from Santa Barbara center. 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 Barbara.

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    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 86
    • Tuition:$11,658
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 1 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 14,646
    • Tuition:$1,374
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 1 miles from
    • SAT Range 1110/1370
    • ACT Range 23/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.8
    • Students: 1,277
    • Tuition:$45,304
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 62%
    • 5 miles from
    • SAT Range 1230/1460
    • ACT Range 27/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.96
    • Students: 25,976
    • Tuition:$14,391
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 32%
    • 8 miles from
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    University of California Santa Barbara

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 13,312
    • Tuition:$1,388
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 29 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 306
    • Tuition:$43,943
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 29 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 7,418
    • Tuition:$1,388
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 36 miles from
    • SAT Range 1220/1400
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.78
    • Students: 407
    • Tuition:$25,000
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 78%
    • 36 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 7,488
    • Tuition:$6,817
    • Acceptance Rate 78%
    • 42 miles from
    • SAT Range 1070/1250
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.65
    • Students: 4,383
    • Tuition:$42,692
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 71%
    • 49 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 14,357
    • Tuition:$1,388
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 50 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 6,155
    • Tuition:$1,410
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 54 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 11,285
    • Tuition:$1,352
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 55 miles from
    • SAT Range 1220/1420
    • ACT Range 26/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.59
    • Students: 7,961
    • Tuition:$53,932
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 36%
    • 63 miles from
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    Pepperdine University

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 1,506
    • Tuition:$49,276
    • Acceptance Rate 23%
    • 65 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 20,850
    • Tuition:$1,156
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 65 miles from
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    College of the Canyons

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 17,664
    • Tuition:$1,220
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 67 miles from
    • SAT Range 930/1130
    • ACT Range 16/22
    • Average HS GPA 3.18
    • Students: 40,212
    • Tuition:$6,893
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 51%
    • 69 miles from
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    California State University Northridge

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 540
    • Tuition:$24,495
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 69 miles from
    • SAT Range 990/1250
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.63
    • Students: 2,057
    • Tuition:$25,390
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 77%
    • 68 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.2
    • Students: 10,816
    • Tuition:$7,309
    • Acceptance Rate 23%
    • 74 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.27
    • Students: 168
    • Tuition:$31,946
    • Acceptance Rate 96%
    • 73 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 9,882
    • Tuition:$1,220
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 74 miles from
    • SAT Range 930/1130
    • ACT Range 17/22
    • Average HS GPA 3.34
    • Students: 2,965
    • Tuition:$41,170
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 84%
    • 74 miles from
    • SAT Range 890/1090
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 660
    • Tuition:$15,000
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 22%
    • 73 miles from

FAQ's

The closest community college is Santa Barbara City College and is 1 miles from Santa Barbara. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Santa Barbara City College are $1,374 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Santa Barbara City 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.