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 191,461 students.

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. 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 Lakewood.

32 results found

Colorado Christian University
C
Lakewood, CO
 
Colorado Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,625enrollment
  • $25,198net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

1 miles from Lakewood

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,384enrollment
  • $6,426net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Lakewood

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

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 98enrollment
  • $27,955net 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

 

  • 1,054enrollment
  • $22,349net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.04Avg GPA

4 miles from Lakewood

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

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 25,645enrollment
  • $14,586net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1210SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA

7 miles from Lakewood

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

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#25 Best Public Universities in America

  • 6,325enrollment
  • $25,472net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1450SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

7 miles from Lakewood

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,887enrollment
  • $8,962net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Lakewood

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in Colorado

  • 20,192enrollment
  • $12,175net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 900-1110SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 2.96Avg GPA

7 miles from Lakewood

Arapahoe Community College
A
Littleton, CO
 
Arapahoe Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,544enrollment
  • $7,101net 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 Private Colleges in Colorado

  • 11,952enrollment
  • $35,163net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1370SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

8 miles from Lakewood

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Regis University
R
Denver, CO
Regis University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Private Colleges in Colorado

  • 7,907enrollment
  • $25,615net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1230SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

8 miles from Lakewood

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

8 miles from Lakewood

College America Denver
C
Denver, CO
 
College America Denver

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 123enrollment
  • $25,938net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Lakewood

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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

 

  • 1,008enrollment
  • $25,202net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

12 miles from Lakewood

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

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 275enrollment
  • $21,677net 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
  • $11,532net 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 $4,158 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.