Colleges Near Columbus

Colleges and universities near me in the Columbus, Georgia area

There are 5 colleges in Columbus and 68 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 325,974 students.

Located in Georgia with a population of 189,885, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Columbus. Driving time to these schools from Columbus should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Emory University in Atlanta. 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 Columbus.


68 results

Columbus State University
C
Columbus, GA
Columbus State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Georgia

  • 8,076enrollment
  • $11,361net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 860-1100SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA

4 miles from Columbus

Georgia Military College Columbus Campus
G
Columbus, Georgia
 
Georgia Military College Columbus Campus

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 226enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Columbus

Miller Motte Technical College Columbus
M
Columbus, GA
 
Miller Motte Technical College Columbus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 709enrollment
  • $21,091net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Columbus

Columbus Technical College
C
Columbus, GA
 
Columbus Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,301enrollment
  • $4,722net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Columbus

University of Phoenix Columbus Georgia Campus
P
Columbus, Georgia
 
University of Phoenix Columbus Georgia Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,015enrollment
  • $18,399net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Columbus

Chattahoochee Valley Community College
C
Phenix City, AL
 
Chattahoochee Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,568enrollment
  • $975net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Columbus

Auburn University
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Auburn University, AL
Auburn University

Public 4 Year

8 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Alabama

  • 30,440enrollment
  • $23,562net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1320SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA

36 miles from Columbus

LaGrange College
L
Lagrange, GA
LaGrange College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 1,029enrollment
  • $20,612net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1148SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

38 miles from Columbus

Tuskegee University
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HBCU
Tuskegee, AL
Tuskegee University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Alabama

  • 3,026enrollment
  • $33,420net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 880-1098SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

49 miles from Columbus

South Georgia Technical College
S
Americus, GA
 
South Georgia Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,083enrollment
  • ($91)net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Columbus

Georgia Southwestern State University
G
Americus, GA
 
Georgia Southwestern State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Georgia

  • 2,907enrollment
  • $10,904net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 940-1120SAT range
  • 17-21ACT range
  • 3.17Avg GPA

49 miles from Columbus

Andrew College
A
Cuthbert, GA
Andrew College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 293enrollment
  • $18,488net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 810-1000SAT range
  • 14-19ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Columbus

Gordon College
G
Barnesville, GA
 
Gordon College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,663enrollment
  • $9,186net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 820-1040SAT range
  • 15-19ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

56 miles from Columbus

Fort Valley State University
F
HBCU
Fort Valley, GA
Fort Valley State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Georgia

  • 2,776enrollment
  • $13,075net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 850-960SAT range
  • 16-18ACT range
  • 2.97*Avg GPA

57 miles from Columbus

Southern Union State Community College
S
Wadley, AL
Southern Union State Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,531enrollment
  • $8,278net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

59 miles from Columbus

Southern Crescent Technical College
S
Griffin, GA
 
Southern Crescent Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,905enrollment
  • $5,887net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

62 miles from Columbus

Central Alabama Community College
C
Alexander City, AL
Central Alabama Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,681enrollment
  • $4,852net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

69 miles from Columbus

Middle Georgia Technical College
M
Warner Robins, Georgia
 
Middle Georgia Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

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

70 miles from Columbus

FAQ's

The closest community college is Georgia Military College Columbus Campus and is 4.3 miles from Columbus. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Georgia Military College Columbus Campus are $5,962 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Georgia Military College Columbus Campus 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.