Colleges Near St. Petersburg

Colleges and universities near me in the St. Petersburg, Florida area

There 22 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 159,608 students.

Located in Florida with a population of 244,769, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from St. Petersburg. Driving time to these schools from St. Petersburg should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Florida Southern College in Lakeland. The largest college in the area is University of South Florida Main Campus enrolling 50,626 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 St. Petersburg.


22 results

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,727enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from St. Petersburg

Eckerd College
E
Saint Petersburg, FL
Eckerd College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,822enrollment
  • $43,732net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

4 miles from St. Petersburg

St Petersburg College
S
Largo, FL
St Petersburg College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 26,430enrollment
  • $2,702net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 28

11 miles from St. Petersburg

Schiller International University
S
Largo, FL
 
Schiller International University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 30enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from St. Petersburg

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

10 miles from St. Petersburg

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

15 miles from St. Petersburg

Hillsborough Community College
H
Tampa, FL
Hillsborough Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 19,532enrollment
  • $2,406net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 31

17 miles from St. Petersburg

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

Private 4 Year

10 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 9,605enrollment
  • $33,020net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1230SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

17 miles from St. Petersburg

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,242enrollment
  • $12,985net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 24

23 miles from St. Petersburg

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

22 miles from St. Petersburg

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

23 miles from St. Petersburg

Remington College
R
Heathrow, FL
 
Remington College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 344enrollment
  • $16,267net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from St. Petersburg

Florida College
F
Temple Terrace, FL
 
Florida College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 488enrollment
  • $21,068net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 980-1250SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.28Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

25 miles from St. Petersburg

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

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 50,626enrollment
  • $10,004net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1320SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 4.01Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

25 miles from St. Petersburg

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 675enrollment
  • $11,869net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1375SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.87Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

27 miles from St. Petersburg

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

27 miles from St. Petersburg

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,624enrollment
  • $53,496net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

28 miles from St. Petersburg

Trinity College of Florida
T
Trinity, FL
 
Trinity College of Florida

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 214enrollment
  • $15,976net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 860-1045SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 2.94Avg GPA

30 miles from St. Petersburg

FAQ's

The closest community college is Hillsborough Community College and is 16.5 miles from St. Petersburg. 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.