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

Albertus Magnus College
A
New Haven, CT
Albertus Magnus College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,384enrollment
  • $27,492net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

25 miles from New Britain

Asnuntuck Community College
A
Enfield, CT
 
Asnuntuck Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,304enrollment
  • $7,455net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 13

25 miles from New Britain

Paier College of Art Inc
P
Hamden, CT
 
Paier College of Art Inc

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 128enrollment
  • $16,605net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from New Britain

Southern Connecticut State University
S
New Haven, CT
Southern Connecticut State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,331enrollment
  • $19,220net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

25 miles from New Britain

Yale University
Y
New Haven, CT
Yale University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in America

  • 12,060enrollment
  • $17,511net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1580SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.95Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Dec 31

26 miles from New Britain

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

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 56enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from New Britain

University of New Haven
N
West Haven, CT
University of New Haven

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 6,961enrollment
  • $35,395net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1220SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

28 miles from New Britain

Gateway Community College
G
New Haven, CT
 
Gateway Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,003enrollment
  • $7,435net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from New Britain

University of Connecticut
C
Storrs, CT
University of Connecticut

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#14 Best Public Universities in America

  • 27,215enrollment
  • $22,233net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1390SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.74Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

29 miles from New Britain

Bay Path University
B
Longmeadow, MA
Bay Path University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#21 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 3,224enrollment
  • $19,177net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 23-31ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

28 miles from New Britain

Eastern Connecticut State University
E
Willimantic, CT
Eastern Connecticut State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,644enrollment
  • $19,090net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

29 miles from New Britain

American International College
A
Springfield, MA
 
American International College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#28 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 2,612enrollment
  • $20,876net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 890-1100SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 2.91Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

32 miles from New Britain

Springfield College
S
Springfield, MA
Springfield College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 3,068enrollment
  • $29,395net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1300SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

32 miles from New Britain

Springfield Technical Community College
S
Springfield, MA
 
Springfield Technical Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,327enrollment
  • $8,683net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

32 miles from New Britain

Westfield State University
W
Westfield, MA
Westfield State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 5,395enrollment
  • $18,073net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 960-1140SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

31 miles from New Britain

Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts
L
Old Lyme, Connecticut
 
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 81enrollment
  • $24,832net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from New Britain

College of Our Lady of the Elms
O
Chicopee, MA
College of Our Lady of the Elms

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#24 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 1,355enrollment
  • $25,340net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1170SAT range
  • 21-24ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

34 miles from New Britain

Western New England University
W
Springfield, MA
Western New England University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,673enrollment
  • $30,630net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

33 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.