Colleges Near Gainesville

Colleges and universities near me in the Gainesville, Florida area

There are 41 colleges within 100 miles of Gainesville. Driving time to these schools from Gainesville should be less than 2 hours . Located in Florida with a population of 124,354, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Gainesville. The nearest college is University of Florida at a distance of 3 miles from Gainesville center. 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 Gainesville.

41 results found

University of Florida
F
Gainesville, FL
University of Florida

Public 4 Year

39% acceptance rate

  • 52,218enrollment
  • $15,283net price
  • $6,381tuition
  • 1280-1440SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 4.1Avg GPA

3 miles from Gainesville

Santa Fe College
S
Gainesville, FL
Santa Fe College

Public 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 14,324enrollment
  • $8,001net price
  • $2,563tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Gainesville

City College Gainesville
C
Gainesville, FL
 
City College Gainesville

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 190enrollment
  • $19,164net price
  • $14,539tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Gainesville

College of Central Florida
C
Ocala, FL
 
College of Central Florida

Public 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 6,820enrollment
  • $6,990net price
  • $2,570tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Gainesville

Florida Gateway College
F
Lake City, FL
 
Florida Gateway College

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 3,385enrollment
  • $4,942net price
  • $3,100tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Gainesville

Saint Johns River State College
S
Palatka, FL
 
Saint Johns River State College

Public 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 7,503enrollment
  • $6,351net price
  • $2,830tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Gainesville

Taylor College
T
Belleview, FL
 
Taylor College

Private 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 135enrollment
  • $22,594net price
  • $11,272tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Gainesville

Fortis College
F
Orange Park, FL
 
Fortis College

Private 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 431enrollment
  • $23,611net price
  • $15,254tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Gainesville

Trinity Baptist College
T
Jacksonville, FL
 
Trinity Baptist College

Private 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 354enrollment
  • $15,481net price
  • $12,140tuition
  • 900-960SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.96*Avg GPA

59 miles from Gainesville

Edward Waters College
E
Jacksonville, FL
Edward Waters College

Private 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 2,906enrollment
  • $13,351net price
  • $13,525tuition
  • 830-1040SAT range
  • 15-18ACT range
  • 2.83*Avg GPA

61 miles from Gainesville

Stenotype Institute of Jacksonville Inc Jacksonville
S
Jacksonville, Florida
 
Stenotype Institute of Jacksonville Inc Jacksonville

Private 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 164enrollment
  • $24,598net price
  • $16,275tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

60 miles from Gainesville

University of Phoenix North Florida Campus
P
Jacksonville, Florida
 
University of Phoenix North Florida Campus

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 1,202enrollment
  • $18,883net price
  • $11,246tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

60 miles from Gainesville

Southeastern College
S
Jacksonville, FL
 
Southeastern College

Private 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 20enrollment
  • $22,785net price
  • $17,584tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

60 miles from Gainesville

Chamberlain College of Nursing Florida
C
Jacksonville, FL
 
Chamberlain College of Nursing Florida

Private 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 946enrollment
  • -net price
  • $19,375tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

60 miles from Gainesville

Florida State College at Jacksonville
F
Jacksonville, FL
Florida State College at Jacksonville

Public 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 23,413enrollment
  • $4,422net price
  • $2,878tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

61 miles from Gainesville

Virginia College Jacksonville
V
Jacksonville, FL
 
Virginia College Jacksonville

Private 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 697enrollment
  • $30,341net price
  • $14,632tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

61 miles from Gainesville

Flagler College St Augustine
F
Saint Augustine, FL
Flagler College St Augustine

Private 4 Year

57% acceptance rate

  • 2,608enrollment
  • $23,473net price
  • $18,950tuition
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA

64 miles from Gainesville

Jacksonville University
J
Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville University

Private 4 Year

90% acceptance rate

  • 4,213enrollment
  • $25,674net price
  • $36,670tuition
  • 900-1200SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

64 miles from Gainesville

FAQ's

The closest community college is Florida Gateway College and is 36.8 miles from Gainesville. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Florida Gateway College are $3,100 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Florida Gateway 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.