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 440,020 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 42,501 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 Santa Clara.


48 results

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

2 miles from Santa Clara

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

2 miles from Santa Clara

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

4 miles from Santa Clara

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

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

 

  • 19,482enrollment
  • $6,238net 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

  • 35,400enrollment
  • $14,471net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1260SAT range
  • 18-27ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

5 miles from Santa Clara

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

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

 

  • 7,823enrollment
  • $7,541net 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

 

  • 9,598enrollment
  • $14,076net 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

 

  • 8,835enrollment
  • $11,648net 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

 

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

13 miles from Santa Clara

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

13 miles from Santa Clara

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

17 miles from Santa Clara

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 15,628enrollment
  • $10,902net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

21 miles from Santa Clara

Chabot College
C
Hayward, CA
Chabot College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,833enrollment
  • $7,005net 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

#38 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,492enrollment
  • $24,682net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • 890-1080SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.2Avg 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 $1,192 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.