Colleges Near Fort Lauderdale

Colleges and universities near me in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida area

There are 3 colleges in Fort Lauderdale and 48 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 277,711 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Florida with a population of 165,521, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Fort Lauderdale. Driving time to these schools from Fort Lauderdale should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Miami in Coral Gables which is ranked #48 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is Florida International University enrolling 58,836 students. In terms of affordability, Broward College in Fort Lauderdale offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $1,968 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 Fort Lauderdale.


48 results

City College Fort Lauderdale
C
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 
City College Fort Lauderdale

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 297enrollment
  • $18,014net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Medvance Institute Fort Lauderdale
M
Lauderdale Lakes, FL
 
Medvance Institute Fort Lauderdale

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 40enrollment
  • $25,755net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Fort Lauderdale

University of Fort Lauderdale
F
Lauderhill, FL
 
University of Fort Lauderdale

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 57enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Broward College
B
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Broward College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 33,243enrollment
  • $12,416net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

7 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Key College
K
Dania Beach, FL
 
Key College

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 29enrollment
  • $8,906net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Trinity International University Florida
T
Davie, FL
 
Trinity International University Florida

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 172enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Nova Southeastern University
N
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Nova Southeastern University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 20,888enrollment
  • $26,317net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.99Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jul 22

7 miles from Fort Lauderdale

University of Phoenix South Florida Campus
P
Plantation, Florida
 
University of Phoenix South Florida Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,006enrollment
  • $19,062net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Fort Lauderdale

South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary
S
Deerfield Beach, FL
 
South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 313enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Jose Maria Vargas University
J
Pembroke Pines, FL
 
Jose Maria Vargas University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 111enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Fort Lauderdale

American InterContinental University South Florida
A
Weston, Florida
 
American InterContinental University South Florida

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 837enrollment
  • $18,720net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Lynn University
L
Boca Raton, FL
Lynn University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 3,232enrollment
  • $37,524net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

17 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Florida Atlantic University
F
Boca Raton, FL
Florida Atlantic University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 30,805enrollment
  • $11,451net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1220SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.66Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

16 miles from Fort Lauderdale

DeVry University Florida
D
Miramar, Florida
 
DeVry University Florida

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,552enrollment
  • -net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Florida Memorial University
F
HBCU
Miami Gardens, FL
 
Florida Memorial University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 928enrollment
  • $16,113net price
  • 38%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.7Avg GPA

Applications Due May 7

17 miles from Fort Lauderdale

St. Thomas University
S
Miami Gardens, FL
 
St. Thomas University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 5,601enrollment
  • $24,436net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 910-1100SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

17 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Everglades University
E
Boca Raton, FL
 
Everglades University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,247enrollment
  • $30,154net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Fort Lauderdale

Johnson & Wales University North Miami
J
North Miami, FL
 
Johnson & Wales University North Miami

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 676enrollment
  • $23,524net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Fort Lauderdale

FAQ's

There are no community college options within 50 miles of Fort Lauderdale. Explore other college options in the area.

Tuition and fees at Broward College are $2,830 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Broward 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.