Colleges Near Jacksonville

Colleges and universities near me in the Jacksonville, Florida area

There are 10 colleges in Jacksonville and 28 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 188,199 students.

Located in Florida with a population of 821,784, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Jacksonville. Driving time to these schools from Jacksonville should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Florida in Gainesville. The largest college in the area is University of Florida enrolling 52,218 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 Jacksonville.

28 results found

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 23,413enrollment
  • $4,422net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

0 miles from Jacksonville

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Edward Waters College
E
Jacksonville, FL
Edward Waters College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,906enrollment
  • $13,351net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 830-1040SAT range
  • 15-18ACT range
  • 2.83*Avg GPA

2 miles from Jacksonville

Jacksonville University
J
Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 4,213enrollment
  • $25,674net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 900-1200SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

3 miles from Jacksonville

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

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 164enrollment
  • $24,598net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Jacksonville

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Trinity Baptist College
T
Jacksonville, FL
 
Trinity Baptist College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 354enrollment
  • $15,481net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 900-960SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.96*Avg GPA

3 miles from Jacksonville

Virginia College Jacksonville
V
Jacksonville, FL
 
Virginia College Jacksonville

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 697enrollment
  • $30,341net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Jacksonville

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,202enrollment
  • $18,883net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Jacksonville

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 946enrollment
  • -net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Jacksonville

University of North Florida
N
Jacksonville, FL
University of North Florida

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 16,776enrollment
  • $13,524net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1280SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

10 miles from Jacksonville

Fortis College
F
Orange Park, FL
 
Fortis College

Private 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 431enrollment
  • $23,611net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Jacksonville

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Southeastern College
S
Jacksonville, FL
 
Southeastern College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 20enrollment
  • $22,785net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Jacksonville

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

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 2,608enrollment
  • $23,473net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA

37 miles from Jacksonville

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,503enrollment
  • $6,351net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Jacksonville

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Florida Gateway College
F
Lake City, FL
 
Florida Gateway College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

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

55 miles from Jacksonville

College of Coastal Georgia
C
Brunswick, GA
College of Coastal Georgia

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,546enrollment
  • $11,014net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 910-1100SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

59 miles from Jacksonville

University of Florida
F
Gainesville, FL
University of Florida

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in America

  • 52,218enrollment
  • $15,283net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1440SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 4.1Avg GPA

64 miles from Jacksonville

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Santa Fe College
S
Gainesville, FL
Santa Fe College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,324enrollment
  • $8,001net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

65 miles from Jacksonville

City College Gainesville
C
Gainesville, FL
 
City College Gainesville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 190enrollment
  • $19,164net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

65 miles from Jacksonville

FAQ's

The closest community college is Florida Gateway College and is 55.4 miles from Jacksonville. 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.