Colleges Near Denver

Colleges and universities near me in the Denver, Colorado area

There are 11 colleges in Denver and 33 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 202,431 students.

Located in Colorado with a population of 600,158, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Denver. Driving time to these schools from Denver should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Denver. The largest college in the area is University of Colorado Boulder enrolling 37,437 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 Denver.


33 results

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 397enrollment
  • $26,044net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Denver

Bel Rea Institute of Animal Technology
B
Denver, CO
 
Bel Rea Institute of Animal Technology

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 306enrollment
  • $21,619net price
  • 24%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Denver

Community College of Aurora
C
Aurora, CO
 
Community College of Aurora

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,835enrollment
  • $7,489net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Denver

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

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 24,723enrollment
  • $15,585net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1210SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

6 miles from Denver

College America Denver
C
Denver, CO
 
College America Denver

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 123enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Denver

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,273enrollment
  • $10,002net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Denver

University of Denver
D
Denver, CO
University of Denver

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Value in Colorado

  • 13,856enrollment
  • $38,322net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1360SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

6 miles from Denver

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 19,086enrollment
  • $13,563net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 870-1090SAT range
  • 14-20ACT range
  • 3.06Avg GPA

7 miles from Denver

National American University Denver
N
Denver, CO
 
National American University Denver

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 38enrollment
  • $13,989net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Denver

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

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,042enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Denver

Ecotech Institute
E
Aurora, CO
 
Ecotech Institute

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 280enrollment
  • $20,133net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Denver

Platt College Aurora
P
Aurora, CO
 
Platt College Aurora

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 227enrollment
  • $41,735net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Denver

American Sentinel University
A
Aurora, CO
 
American Sentinel University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,761enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Denver

Regis University
R
Denver, CO
Regis University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Value Colleges in Colorado

  • 6,310enrollment
  • $27,785net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1220SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

8 miles from Denver

Colorado Technical University Greenwood Village
C
Aurora, CO
 
Colorado Technical University Greenwood Village

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 713enrollment
  • $18,785net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Denver

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,643enrollment
  • $18,511net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Denver

Colorado Christian University
C
Lakewood, CO
Colorado Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,839enrollment
  • $25,882net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

12 miles from Denver

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

12 miles from Denver

FAQ's

The closest community college is Community College of Aurora and is 5.2 miles from Denver. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Community College of Aurora are $3,940 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Community College of Aurora 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.