Colleges Near Bradenton

Colleges and universities near me in the Bradenton, Florida area

There 33 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 258,496 students.

Located in Florida with a population of 49,546, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Bradenton. Driving time to these schools from Bradenton should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Eckerd College in Saint Petersburg. The largest college in the area is Valencia College enrolling 46,521 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 Bradenton.


33 results

State College of Florida Manatee Sarasota
S
Bradenton, FL
State College of Florida Manatee Sarasota

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,229enrollment
  • $11,078net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Bradenton

New College of Florida
N
Sarasota, FL
New College of Florida

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 837enrollment
  • $11,028net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1360SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.92Avg GPA

7 miles from Bradenton

Ringling College of Art and Design
R
Sarasota, FL
 
Ringling College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,561enrollment
  • $52,384net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA

9 miles from Bradenton

Eckerd College
E
Saint Petersburg, FL
Eckerd College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 2,006enrollment
  • $36,033net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1280SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

17 miles from Bradenton

University of South Florida St. Petersburg Campus
S
St. Petersburg, FL
University of South Florida St. Petersburg Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 4,727enrollment
  • $10,841net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1275SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

19 miles from Bradenton

St Petersburg College
S
Largo, FL
St Petersburg College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 29,183enrollment
  • $3,315net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Bradenton

Schiller International University
S
Largo, FL
 
Schiller International University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 54enrollment
  • $16,118net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Bradenton

Fortis College Largo
F
Largo, FL
 
Fortis College Largo

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 73enrollment
  • $21,215net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Bradenton

Hillsborough Community College
H
Tampa, FL
Hillsborough Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 23,183enrollment
  • $2,836net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Bradenton

The University of Tampa
T
Tampa, FL
The University of Tampa

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 9,333enrollment
  • $31,278net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1250SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

32 miles from Bradenton

Florida Career College Clearwater
F
Clearwater, Florida
 
Florida Career College Clearwater

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 180enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Bradenton

Remington College Tampa Campus
R
Tampa, FL
 
Remington College Tampa Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 40enrollment
  • $21,765net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Bradenton

Fortis College Tampa
F
Tampa, Florida
 
Fortis College Tampa

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 371enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Bradenton

Florida College
F
Temple Terrace, FL
 
Florida College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 508enrollment
  • $19,964net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 970-1220SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.28*Avg GPA

39 miles from Bradenton

University of South Florida Main Campus
S
Tampa, FL
University of South Florida Main Campus

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 43,846enrollment
  • $9,787net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1330SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA

40 miles from Bradenton

Remington College
R
Heathrow, FL
 
Remington College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 325enrollment
  • $17,547net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Bradenton

University of Phoenix West Florida Campus
P
Temple Terrace, Florida
 
University of Phoenix West Florida Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 908enrollment
  • $19,383net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Bradenton

Trinity College of Florida
T
Trinity, FL
 
Trinity College of Florida

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 205enrollment
  • $15,894net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 840-1010SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

49 miles from Bradenton

FAQ's

The closest community college is Hillsborough Community College and is 31.5 miles from Bradenton. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Hillsborough Community College are $2,506 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Hillsborough 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.