Colleges Near Tampa

Colleges and universities near me in the Tampa, Florida area

There are 5 colleges in Tampa and 23 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 173,402 students.

Located in Florida with a population of 335,709, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Tampa. Driving time to these schools from Tampa should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Eckerd College in Saint Petersburg. 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 Tampa.


23 results

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

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 9,333enrollment
  • $31,278net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1250SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

2 miles from Tampa

Hillsborough Community College
H
Tampa, FL
Hillsborough Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 23,183enrollment
  • $2,836net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Tampa

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

6 miles from Tampa

Remington College
R
Heathrow, FL
 
Remington College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 325enrollment
  • $17,547net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Tampa

Florida College
F
Temple Terrace, FL
 
Florida College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 508enrollment
  • $19,964net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 970-1220SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.28*Avg GPA

7 miles from Tampa

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

7 miles from Tampa

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

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 43,846enrollment
  • $9,787net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1330SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA

7 miles from Tampa

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

10 miles from Tampa

St Petersburg College
S
Largo, FL
St Petersburg College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 29,183enrollment
  • $3,315net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Tampa

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 Tampa

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

16 miles from Tampa

Schiller International University
S
Largo, FL
 
Schiller International University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 54enrollment
  • $16,118net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Tampa

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Florida

  • 4,727enrollment
  • $10,841net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1275SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Tampa

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

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 205enrollment
  • $15,894net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 840-1010SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

20 miles from Tampa

Eckerd College
E
Saint Petersburg, FL
Eckerd College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 2,006enrollment
  • $36,033net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1280SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

21 miles from Tampa

Pasco Hernando Community College
P
New Port Richey, FL
 
Pasco Hernando Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,525enrollment
  • $5,072net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Tampa

Saint Leo University
S
Saint Leo, FL
Saint Leo University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,808enrollment
  • $19,843net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

29 miles from Tampa

Florida Southern College
F
Lakeland, FL
Florida Southern College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Florida

  • 3,154enrollment
  • $25,325net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1265SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA

33 miles from Tampa

FAQ's

The closest community college is Hillsborough Community College and is 2.8 miles from Tampa. 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.