Colleges Near Washington

Colleges and universities near me in the Washington, District Of Columbia area

There are 11 colleges in Washington and 58 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 492,383 students.

Located in District Of Columbia with a population of 601,723, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Washington. Driving time to these schools from Washington should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. The largest college in the area is University of Maryland University College enrolling 58,526 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 Washington.


58 results

Corcoran College of Art and Design
C
Washington, District Of Columbia
 
Corcoran College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 906enrollment
  • $29,051net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Washington

Gallaudet University
G
Washington, DC
 
Gallaudet University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 1,451enrollment
  • $18,410net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 790-1040SAT range
  • 14-18ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

1 miles from Washington

Howard University
H
HBCU
Washington, DC
Howard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#2 Best Value Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 10,859enrollment
  • $23,233net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1260SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

1 miles from Washington

University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus
P
Washington, DC
 
University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Washington

Catholic University of America
C
Washington, DC
Catholic University of America

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,366enrollment
  • $36,228net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

2 miles from Washington

George Washington University
G
Washington, DC
George Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 27,017enrollment
  • $40,308net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.81Estimated Avg GPA

2 miles from Washington

Trinity Washington University
T
Washington, DC
Trinity Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,846enrollment
  • $15,295net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Washington

University of Management and Technology (The)
M
Arlington, VA
 
University of Management and Technology (The)

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 295enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Washington

American University
A
Washington, DC
American University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 14,001enrollment
  • $37,319net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1390SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.7Estimated Avg GPA

5 miles from Washington

University of the District of Columbia
t
HBCU
Washington, DC
University of the District of Columbia

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,725enrollment
  • $16,125net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Washington

Georgetown University
G
Washington, DC
Georgetown University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Value in District Of Columbia

  • 19,371enrollment
  • $30,710net price
  • 17%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1550SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.89Estimated Avg GPA

3 miles from Washington

Potomac College Washington
P
Washington, DC
 
Potomac College Washington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 232enrollment
  • $23,421net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Washington

DeVry University Virginia
D
Arlington, Virginia
 
DeVry University Virginia

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,315enrollment
  • -net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Washington

Washington Adventist University
W
Takoma Park, MD
 
Washington Adventist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 968enrollment
  • $17,820net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.24Estimated Avg GPA

6 miles from Washington

Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary
M
Capitol Heights, MD
 
Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 95enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Washington

Chamberlain College of Nursing Virginia
C
Arlington, VA
 
Chamberlain College of Nursing Virginia

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 622enrollment
  • -net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Washington

University of Maryland University College
M
Adelphi, MD
University of Maryland University College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 58,526enrollment
  • $17,210net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Washington

Marymount University
M
Arlington, VA
 
Marymount University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 3,294enrollment
  • $24,224net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 970-1170SAT range
  • 20-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg Weighted GPA

6 miles from Washington

FAQ's

The closest community college is Prince George's Community College and is 10.4 miles from Washington. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Prince George's Community College are $3,746 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Prince George's 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.