Colleges Near Boulder

Colleges and universities near me in the Boulder, Colorado area

There are 3 colleges in Boulder and 36 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 240,808 students.

Located in Colorado with a population of 97,385, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Boulder. Driving time to these schools from Boulder should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Denver in Denver. The largest college in the area is University of Colorado Boulder enrolling 36,681 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 Boulder.


36 results

University of Colorado Boulder
C
Boulder, CO
University of Colorado Boulder

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Colorado

  • 36,681enrollment
  • $22,077net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1360SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

2 miles from Boulder

Naropa University
N
Boulder, CO
Naropa University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 953enrollment
  • $28,851net price
  • 99%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA

1 miles from Boulder

Boulder College of Massage Therapy
B
Boulder, Colorado
 
Boulder College of Massage Therapy

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 115enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Boulder

Redstone College
R
Broomfield, CO
 
Redstone College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 339enrollment
  • $22,655net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Boulder

Front Range Community College
F
Westminster, CO
 
Front Range Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18,880enrollment
  • $9,345net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Boulder

Prince Institute Rocky Mountains
P
Westminster, Colorado
 
Prince Institute Rocky Mountains

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 140enrollment
  • $14,772net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Boulder

DeVry University Colorado
D
Westminster, Colorado
 
DeVry University Colorado

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,664enrollment
  • -net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Boulder

Colorado School of Mines
C
Golden, CO
Colorado School of Mines

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 6,325enrollment
  • $26,856net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1460SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

19 miles from Boulder

Regis University
R
Denver, CO
Regis University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Private Colleges in Colorado

  • 7,907enrollment
  • $27,565net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

20 miles from Boulder

Red Rocks Community College
R
Lakewood, CO
 
Red Rocks Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,384enrollment
  • $9,784net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Boulder

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design
R
Denver, CO
 
Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,054enrollment
  • $23,942net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.04Avg GPA

22 miles from Boulder

University of Colorado Denver
C
Denver, CO
University of Colorado Denver

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 25,645enrollment
  • $15,865net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1220SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA

24 miles from Boulder

Colorado Christian University
C
Lakewood, CO
 
Colorado Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,625enrollment
  • $26,476net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

23 miles from Boulder

Community College of Denver
C
Denver, CO
 
Community College of Denver

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,887enrollment
  • $9,607net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Boulder

Metropolitan State College of Denver
M
Denver, CO
Metropolitan State College of Denver

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 20,192enrollment
  • $13,067net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 890-1110SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 2.96Avg GPA

24 miles from Boulder

Denver School of Nursing
D
Denver, CO
 
Denver School of Nursing

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 878enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Boulder

Colorado School of Healing Arts
C
Lakewood, CO
 
Colorado School of Healing Arts

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 98enrollment
  • $37,511net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Boulder

Johnson & Wales University Denver
J
Denver, CO
 
Johnson & Wales University Denver

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,008enrollment
  • $27,249net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

27 miles from Boulder

FAQ's

The closest community college is Front Range Community College and is 14.2 miles from Boulder. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Front Range Community College are $3,986 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Front Range Community 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.