Colleges Near Sarasota

Colleges and universities near me in the Sarasota, Florida area

There are 2 colleges in Sarasota and 32 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 212,944 students.

Located in Florida with a population of 51,917, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Sarasota. Driving time to these schools from Sarasota should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of South Florida Main Campus in Tampa. The largest college in the area is University of South Florida Main Campus enrolling 43,846 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 Sarasota.

32 results found

Ringling College of Art and Design
R
Sarasota, FL
 
Ringling College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,561enrollment
  • $49,828net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA

1 miles from Sarasota

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New College of Florida
N
Sarasota, FL
New College of Florida

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 837enrollment
  • $12,778net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.92Avg GPA

3 miles from Sarasota

State College of Florida Manatee Sarasota
S
Bradenton, FL
 
State College of Florida Manatee Sarasota

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,229enrollment
  • $12,772net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Sarasota

Eckerd College
E
Saint Petersburg, FL
Eckerd College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 2,006enrollment
  • $33,918net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1280SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

28 miles from Sarasota

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University of South Florida St. Petersburg Campus
S
St. Petersburg, FL
University of South Florida St. Petersburg Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 4,727enrollment
  • $11,419net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1250SAT range
  • 23-27ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Sarasota

St Petersburg College
S
Largo, FL
St Petersburg College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 29,183enrollment
  • $7,077net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Sarasota

Schiller International University
S
Largo, FL
 
Schiller International University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 54enrollment
  • $30,758net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

41 miles from Sarasota

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Fortis College Largo
F
Largo, FL
 
Fortis College Largo

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 73enrollment
  • $21,215net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Sarasota

Hillsborough Community College
H
Tampa, FL
Hillsborough Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 23,183enrollment
  • $4,845net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Sarasota

The University of Tampa
T
Tampa, FL
The University of Tampa

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 9,333enrollment
  • $29,880net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1250SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

42 miles from Sarasota

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Florida Career College Clearwater
F
Clearwater, Florida
 
Florida Career College Clearwater

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 180enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Sarasota

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

46 miles from Sarasota

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

46 miles from Sarasota

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Florida College
F
Temple Terrace, FL
 
Florida College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 508enrollment
  • $21,414net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 960-1130SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.28*Avg GPA

49 miles from Sarasota

University of South Florida Main Campus
S
Tampa, FL
University of South Florida Main Campus

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 43,846enrollment
  • $11,766net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1330SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA

50 miles from Sarasota

Remington College
R
Heathrow, FL
 
Remington College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 325enrollment
  • $17,733net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

50 miles from Sarasota

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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

51 miles from Sarasota

Florida Southern College
F
Lakeland, FL
Florida Southern College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 3,154enrollment
  • $24,888net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA

60 miles from Sarasota

FAQ's

The closest community college is Hillsborough Community College and is 41.6 miles from Sarasota. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Hillsborough Community College are $2,506 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Hillsborough 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.