Colleges Near Lakewood

Colleges and universities near me in the Lakewood, Colorado area

There are 3 colleges in Lakewood and 32 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 189,297 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Colorado with a population of 142,980, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lakewood. Driving time to these schools from Lakewood should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Denver in Denver which is ranked #72 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is University of Colorado Boulder enrolling 37,437 students. In terms of affordability, Red Rocks Community College in Lakewood offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $3,680 per year.

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 Lakewood.


32 results

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

Applications Due May 1

1 miles from Lakewood

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,029enrollment
  • $7,725net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

2 miles from Lakewood

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

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 27enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Lakewood

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

4 miles from Lakewood

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

Applications Due Jul 22

7 miles from Lakewood

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

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 6,744enrollment
  • $27,675net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1440SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

7 miles from Lakewood

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

Applications Due Aug 1

7 miles from Lakewood

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

Applications Due Jul 19

7 miles from Lakewood

Arapahoe Community College
A
Littleton, CO
Arapahoe Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,001enrollment
  • $9,923net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Lakewood

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

Applications Due Jan 15

8 miles from Lakewood

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

Applications Due Aug 1

8 miles from Lakewood

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

8 miles from Lakewood

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

9 miles from Lakewood

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

9 miles from Lakewood

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

11 miles from Lakewood

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

12 miles from Lakewood

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

13 miles from Lakewood

National American University Centennial
N
Centennial, CO
 
National American University Centennial

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 129enrollment
  • $20,464net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Lakewood

FAQ's

The closest community college is Red Rocks Community College and is 2.3 miles from Lakewood. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Red Rocks Community College are $4,379 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Red Rocks 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.