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

Three Rivers Community College
T
Norwich, CT
 
Three Rivers Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,160enrollment
  • $6,591net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Mar 30

37 miles from New Britain

Holyoke Community College
H
Holyoke, MA
 
Holyoke Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,209enrollment
  • $8,212net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 1

37 miles from New Britain

Sacred Heart University
S
Fairfield, CT
Sacred Heart University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

 

  • 9,313enrollment
  • $43,313net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

39 miles from New Britain

St Vincent's College
S
Bridgeport, CT
 
St Vincent's College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 485enrollment
  • $18,175net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from New Britain

Western Connecticut State University
W
Danbury, CT
Western Connecticut State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,246enrollment
  • $17,383net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

39 miles from New Britain

University of Bridgeport
B
Bridgeport, CT
University of Bridgeport

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 4,155enrollment
  • $24,613net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 920-1130SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.04Avg GPA

41 miles from New Britain

Connecticut College
C
New London, CT
Connecticut College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Connecticut

  • 1,737enrollment
  • $40,474net price
  • 38%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1450SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

41 miles from New Britain

Housatonic Community College
H
Bridgeport, CT
 
Housatonic Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,821enrollment
  • $6,448net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

40 miles from New Britain

United States Coast Guard Academy
C
New London, Connecticut
United States Coast Guard Academy

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,056enrollment
  • -net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1400SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

41 miles from New Britain

Mount Holyoke College
M
South Hadley, MA
Mount Holyoke College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 2,040enrollment
  • $31,165net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1500SAT range
  • 27-30ACT range
  • 3.87Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

42 miles from New Britain

Fairfield University
F
Fairfield, CT
Fairfield University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 5,513enrollment
  • $43,173net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1340SAT range
  • 27-30ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

43 miles from New Britain

Mitchell College
M
New London, CT
 
Mitchell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 599enrollment
  • $28,471net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

43 miles from New Britain

Smith College
S
Northampton, MA
Smith College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,504enrollment
  • $28,422net price
  • 37%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 4.0Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

45 miles from New Britain

University of Connecticut Avery Point
C
Groton, CT
University of Connecticut Avery Point

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 564enrollment
  • $9,932net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1215SAT range
  • 20-30ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from New Britain

Quinebaug Valley Community College
Q
Danielson, CT
 
Quinebaug Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,161enrollment
  • $8,689net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from New Britain

Hampshire College
H
Amherst, MA
Hampshire College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 522enrollment
  • $27,680net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

47 miles from New Britain

Bard College at Simon's Rock
B
Great Barrington, MA
Bard College at Simon's Rock

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 343enrollment
  • $37,326net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

Applications Due May 31

48 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.