Colleges Near Lake Wales

Colleges and universities near me in the Lake Wales, Florida area

There 20 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 87,255 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Florida with a population of 14,225, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lake Wales. Driving time to these schools from Lake Wales should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Florida Southern College in Lakeland which is ranked #372 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is Valencia College enrolling 43,599 students. In terms of affordability, Valencia College in Orlando offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $1,984 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 Lake Wales.


20 results

Warner University
W
Lake Wales, FL
 

Warner University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 907enrollment
  • $18,552net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 830-1070SAT range
  • 15-23ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA

7 miles from Lake Wales

Webber International University
W
Babson Park, FL
 

Webber International University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 812enrollment
  • $27,398net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 853-1060SAT range
  • 14-20ACT range
  • 2.98Avg GPA

7 miles from Lake Wales

Polk State College
P
Winter Haven, FL
 

Polk State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,044enrollment
  • $8,573net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Lake Wales

Southeastern University
S
Lakeland, FL

Southeastern University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 9,365enrollment
  • $25,987net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • 960-1183SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

21 miles from Lake Wales

Florida Southern College
F
Lakeland, FL

Florida Southern College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 3,386enrollment
  • $27,091net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1335SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

22 miles from Lake Wales

South Florida Community College
S
Avon Park, FL
 

South Florida Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,777enrollment
  • $4,228net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.01Avg GPA

25 miles from Lake Wales

Johnson University Florida
J
Kissimmee, FL

Johnson University Florida

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 149enrollment
  • $19,291net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 820-1010SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 2.97Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

30 miles from Lake Wales

Stenotype Institute of Jacksonville Inc Orlando
S
Orlando, Florida
 

Stenotype Institute of Jacksonville Inc Orlando

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 153enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Lake Wales

Valencia College
V
Orlando, FL

Valencia College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 43,599enrollment
  • $4,901net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 7

42 miles from Lake Wales

Fortis College Winter Park
F
Winter Park, FL
 

Fortis College Winter Park

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Lake Wales

Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
F
Orlando, FL

Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 1,667enrollment
  • $23,897net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1140SAT range
  • 21-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

47 miles from Lake Wales

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

47 miles from Lake Wales

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

47 miles from Lake Wales

Florida College
F
Temple Terrace, FL
 

Florida College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 535enrollment
  • $21,068net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 900-1160SAT range
  • 18-27ACT range
  • 3.28Estimated Avg GPA

48 miles from Lake Wales

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

48 miles from Lake Wales

Rollins College
R
Winter Park, FL

Rollins College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,057enrollment
  • $33,216net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

49 miles from Lake Wales

Saint Leo University
S
Saint Leo, FL

Saint Leo University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 9,523enrollment
  • $19,818net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 930-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

49 miles from Lake Wales

Herzing University Winter Park
H
Winter Park, FL
 

Herzing University Winter Park

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 732enrollment
  • $23,379net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

49 miles from Lake Wales

FAQ's

The closest community college is South Florida Community College and is 24.9 miles from Lake Wales. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at South Florida Community College are $3,165 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

South Florida 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.