Colleges Near Atlanta

Colleges and universities near me in the Atlanta, Georgia area

There are 16 colleges in Atlanta and 42 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 247,358 students.

Located in Georgia with a population of 420,003, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Atlanta. Driving time to these schools from Atlanta should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Emory University. The largest college in the area is Georgia State University enrolling 34,316 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 Atlanta.


42 results

Clark Atlanta University
C
HBCU
Atlanta, GA
Clark Atlanta University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 3,911enrollment
  • $27,931net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 940-1080SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.05Avg GPA

1 miles from Atlanta

Bauder College
B
Atlanta, GA
 
Bauder College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 42enrollment
  • $16,942net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Atlanta

Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus
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Atlanta, GA
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Public Universities in America

  • 32,723enrollment
  • $16,883net price
  • 21%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1510SAT range
  • 29-34ACT range
  • 3.95Avg GPA

2 miles from Atlanta

Morehouse College
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HBCU
Atlanta, GA
Morehouse College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 2,206enrollment
  • $28,307net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1143SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

1 miles from Atlanta

Georgia State University
G
Atlanta, GA
Georgia State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Georgia

  • 34,316enrollment
  • $14,136net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

2 miles from Atlanta

Spelman College
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HBCU
Atlanta, GA
Spelman College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 2,171enrollment
  • $43,042net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1230SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

1 miles from Atlanta

Atlanta Technical College
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Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,562enrollment
  • ($334)net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Atlanta

Atlanta Metropolitan College
A
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Metropolitan College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,187enrollment
  • $4,906net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Atlanta

Beulah Heights University
B
Atlanta, GA
 
Beulah Heights University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 416enrollment
  • $11,824net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Atlanta

Point University
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East Point, GA
 
Point University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 2,248enrollment
  • $17,185net price
  • 29%acceptance rate
  • 880-1110SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA

6 miles from Atlanta

Carver Bible College
C
Atlanta, GA
 
Carver Bible College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 60enrollment
  • $11,105net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Atlanta

Emory University
E
Atlanta, GA
Emory University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#24 Best Colleges in America

  • 14,458enrollment
  • $25,942net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

6 miles from Atlanta

Agnes Scott College
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Decatur, GA
Agnes Scott College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,030enrollment
  • $21,893net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

7 miles from Atlanta

Herzing University Atlanta
H
Atlanta, GA
 
Herzing University Atlanta

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 762enrollment
  • $25,724net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Atlanta

DeVry University Georgia
D
Decatur, Georgia
 
DeVry University Georgia

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,288enrollment
  • -net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Atlanta

Oglethorpe University
O
Atlanta, GA
Oglethorpe University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 1,264enrollment
  • $22,539net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1280SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.55*Avg GPA

9 miles from Atlanta

Georgia Perimeter College
G
Decatur, GA
Georgia Perimeter College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18,487enrollment
  • $8,795net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Atlanta

Interactive College of Technology Chamblee
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Chamblee, GA
 
Interactive College of Technology Chamblee

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 419enrollment
  • $14,004net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Atlanta

FAQ's

The closest community college is Atlanta Technical College and is 3.7 miles from Atlanta. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Atlanta Technical College are $3,084 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Atlanta Technical 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.