Colleges Near Santa Clara

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

There are 2 colleges in Santa Clara and 48 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 406,358 students.

Located in California with a population of 116,468, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Santa Clara. Driving time to these schools from Santa Clara 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 42,327 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 Clara.


48 results

Mission College
M
Santa Clara, CA
Mission College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,504enrollment
  • $6,036net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Santa Clara

Santa Clara University
S
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clara University

Private 4 Year

8 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 8,616enrollment
  • $48,284net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA

2 miles from Santa Clara

Cogswell College
C
Sunnyvale, CA
 
Cogswell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 524enrollment
  • $26,272net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA

4 miles from Santa Clara

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,378enrollment
  • $16,997net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Santa Clara

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

3 miles from Santa Clara

De Anza College
D
Cupertino, CA
De Anza College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18,649enrollment
  • $7,685net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Santa Clara

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

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in California

  • 36,208enrollment
  • $15,995net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1240SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg Weighted GPA

5 miles from Santa Clara

Foothill College
F
Los Altos Hills, CA
Foothill College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,605enrollment
  • $8,752net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Santa Clara

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

8 miles from Santa Clara

West Valley College
W
Saratoga, CA
 
West Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,513enrollment
  • $6,541net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Santa Clara

Evergreen Valley College
E
San Jose, CA
 
Evergreen Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,699enrollment
  • $13,807net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Santa Clara

Ohlone Community College
O
Fremont, CA
Ohlone Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,060enrollment
  • $13,221net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Santa Clara

Menlo College
M
Atherton, CA
 
Menlo College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 826enrollment
  • $27,052net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Estimated Avg GPA

13 miles from Santa Clara

Stanford University
S
Stanford, CA
Stanford University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in America

  • 15,953enrollment
  • $20,023net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1420-1570SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.96Avg GPA

13 miles from Santa Clara

Canada College
C
Redwood City, CA
 
Canada College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,231enrollment
  • $6,062net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Santa Clara

California State University East Bay
C
Hayward, CA
California State University East Bay

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 16,253enrollment
  • $13,260net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

21 miles from Santa Clara

Chabot College
C
Hayward, CA
Chabot College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,922enrollment
  • $7,307net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

21 miles from Santa Clara

Notre Dame de Namur University
N
Belmont, CA
Notre Dame de Namur University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 585enrollment
  • $28,243net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Estimated Avg GPA

20 miles from Santa Clara

FAQ's

The closest community college is Mission College and is 2 miles from Santa Clara. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Mission College are $1,200 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Mission 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.