Colleges Near New Britain

Colleges and universities near me in the New Britain, Connecticut area

There 53 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 211,848 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Connecticut with a population of 73,206, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from New Britain. Driving time to these schools from New Britain should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Yale University in New Haven which is ranked #4 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is University of Connecticut enrolling 27,215 students. In terms of affordability, Springfield Technical Community College in Springfield offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $600 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 New Britain.


53 results

Central Connecticut State University
C
New Britain, CT
Central Connecticut State University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Connecticut

  • 10,652enrollment
  • $16,017net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 970-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

1 miles from New Britain

Tunxis Community College
T
Farmington, CT
 
Tunxis Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,365enrollment
  • $7,105net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

5 miles from New Britain

Lincoln College of New England Southington
L
Southington, CT
 
Lincoln College of New England Southington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 465enrollment
  • $25,228net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from New Britain

Goodwin College
G
East Hartford, CT
 
Goodwin College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,312enrollment
  • $18,083net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from New Britain

Capital Community College
C
Hartford, CT
Capital Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,715enrollment
  • $10,421net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 31

9 miles from New Britain

University of Saint Joseph
S
West Hartford, CT
University of Saint Joseph

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 2,305enrollment
  • $24,176net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 970-1170SAT range
  • 22-24ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

8 miles from New Britain

Trinity College
T
Hartford, CT
Trinity College

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

 

  • 2,241enrollment
  • $26,233net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.8Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

7 miles from New Britain

Lincoln College of New England Hartford
L
Hartford, Connecticut
 
Lincoln College of New England Hartford

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 42enrollment
  • $29,000net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from New Britain

University of Hartford
H
West Hartford, CT
University of Hartford

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 6,493enrollment
  • $28,692net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1210SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

9 miles from New Britain

Holy Apostles College and Seminary
H
Cromwell, CT
 
Holy Apostles College and Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 648enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

9 miles from New Britain

Wesleyan University
W
Middletown, CT
Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,053enrollment
  • $22,845net price
  • 21%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Oct 15

11 miles from New Britain

Manchester Community College
M
Manchester, CT
Manchester Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,448enrollment
  • $7,533net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

13 miles from New Britain

Middlesex Community College
M
Middletown, CT
Middlesex Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,106enrollment
  • $3,708net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

13 miles from New Britain

University of Connecticut Tri Campus
C
Waterbury, CT
 
University of Connecticut Tri Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 853enrollment
  • $8,009net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 950-1170SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from New Britain

Naugatuck Valley Community College
N
Waterbury, CT
 
Naugatuck Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 5,083enrollment
  • $6,965net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 1

17 miles from New Britain

Post University
P
Waterbury, CT
Post University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 13,844enrollment
  • $14,663net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from New Britain

Quinnipiac University
Q
Hamden, CT
Quinnipiac University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 9,746enrollment
  • $41,815net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

19 miles from New Britain

Northwestern Connecticut Community College
N
Winsted, CT
 
Northwestern Connecticut Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,228enrollment
  • $6,203net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from New Britain

FAQ's

The closest community college is Tunxis Community College and is 5.1 miles from New Britain. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Tunxis Community College are $4,556 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Tunxis 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.