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 499,549 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 60,603 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 found

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

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Gallaudet University
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Washington, DC
 
Gallaudet University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 1,557enrollment
  • $15,270net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 790-1080SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.89*Avg GPA

1 miles from Washington

Howard University
H
Washington, DC
Howard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 9,139enrollment
  • $21,061net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1280SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.54*Avg 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

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,956enrollment
  • $35,214net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.33Avg 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

  • 28,172enrollment
  • $37,638net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1460SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA

2 miles from Washington

Trinity Washington University
T
Washington, DC
Trinity Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,782enrollment
  • $16,948net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Washington

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 507enrollment
  • -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

  • 14,311enrollment
  • $32,732net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1380SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.7*Avg GPA

5 miles from Washington

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

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,244enrollment
  • $16,741net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Washington

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Georgetown University
G
Washington, DC
Georgetown University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 19,204enrollment
  • $27,420net price
  • 15%acceptance rate
  • 1370-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA

3 miles from Washington

Potomac College Washington
P
Washington, DC
 
Potomac College Washington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 111enrollment
  • $21,895net 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

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Washington Adventist University
W
Takoma Park, MD
 
Washington Adventist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 1,131enrollment
  • $18,131net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 860-1070SAT range
  • 14-20ACT range
  • 3.24*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

 

  • 51enrollment
  • -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

 

  • 506enrollment
  • $19,931net price
  • 17%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Washington

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 60,603enrollment
  • $15,256net 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

#8 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 3,418enrollment
  • $25,387net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 950-1180SAT range
  • 16-25ACT range
  • 3.23Avg 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 $3,770 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.