Colleges Near Ocala

Colleges and universities near me in the Ocala, Florida area

There 61 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 502,484 students.

Located in Florida with a population of 56,315, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Ocala. Driving time to these schools from Ocala 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 Central Florida enrolling 71,881 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 Ocala.


61 results

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,150enrollment
  • $8,181net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Ocala

Taylor College
T
Belleview, FL
 
Taylor College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 228enrollment
  • $22,893net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Ocala

Beacon College
B
Leesburg, FL
 
Beacon College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 427enrollment
  • $50,295net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

30 miles from Ocala

Lake Sumter State College
L
Leesburg, FL
 
Lake Sumter State College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,760enrollment
  • $5,661net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

32 miles from Ocala

University of Florida
F
Gainesville, FL
University of Florida

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in America

  • 53,372enrollment
  • $10,075net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1460SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.88Avg GPA

Applications Due Nov 1

34 miles from Ocala

City College Gainesville
C
Gainesville, FL
 
City College Gainesville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 159enrollment
  • $18,690net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Ocala

Santa Fe College
S
Gainesville, FL
Santa Fe College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,607enrollment
  • $11,195net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from Ocala

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,828enrollment
  • $5,266net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Ocala

Stetson University
S
DeLand, FL
Stetson University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,462enrollment
  • $23,864net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.85Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

52 miles from Ocala

Golf Academy of America Altamonte Springs
G
Apopka, FL
 
Golf Academy of America Altamonte Springs

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 115enrollment
  • $22,934net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Ocala

City College Altamonte Springs
C
Altamonte Springs, FL
 
City College Altamonte Springs

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 242enrollment
  • $15,874net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

58 miles from Ocala

Saint Leo University
S
Saint Leo, FL
Saint Leo University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,832enrollment
  • $19,818net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

59 miles from Ocala

Seminole State College of Florida
S
Sanford, FL
Seminole State College of Florida

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 16,298enrollment
  • $7,861net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Dec 1

59 miles from Ocala

Centura Institute
C
Orlando, FL
 
Centura Institute

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 77enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

59 miles from Ocala

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

60 miles from Ocala

University of Phoenix Central Florida Campus
P
Maitland, Florida
 
University of Phoenix Central Florida Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,316enrollment
  • $18,754net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

60 miles from Ocala

Valencia College
V
Orlando, FL
Valencia College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 45,949enrollment
  • $4,901net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 9

61 miles from Ocala

Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
F
Orlando, FL
Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 1,802enrollment
  • $23,897net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1140SAT range
  • 21-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

63 miles from Ocala

FAQ's

The closest community college is Lake Sumter State College and is 32.2 miles from Ocala. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Lake Sumter State College are $3,292 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Lake Sumter State 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.