Colleges Near Canton

Colleges and universities near me in the Canton, Illinois area

There are 2 colleges in Canton and 42 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 138,359 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 14,704, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Canton. Driving time to these schools from Canton should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington. The largest college in the area is Purdue Global Davenport Campus enrolling 30,512 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 Canton.


42 results

Spoon River College
S
Canton, IL
Spoon River College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,239enrollment
  • $6,121net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Canton

Bradley University
B
Peoria, IL
Bradley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 5,855enrollment
  • $25,850net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1280SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.82Avg GPA

24 miles from Canton

Methodist College of Nursing
M
Peoria, IL
 
Methodist College of Nursing

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 595enrollment
  • $25,955net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 870-1130SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.95Avg GPA

25 miles from Canton

Midstate College
M
Peoria, IL
 
Midstate College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

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

25 miles from Canton

Illinois Central College
I
East Peoria, IL
Illinois Central College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,813enrollment
  • $9,637net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Canton

Knox College
K
Galesburg, IL
Knox College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,154enrollment
  • $23,266net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1320SAT range
  • 22-31ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Canton

Carl Sandburg College
C
Galesburg, IL
 
Carl Sandburg College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,755enrollment
  • $4,030net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Canton

Western Illinois University
W
Macomb, IL
Western Illinois University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 7,490enrollment
  • $15,361net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 880-1090SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA

35 miles from Canton

Monmouth College
M
Monmouth, IL
Monmouth College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 860enrollment
  • $18,685net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1260SAT range
  • 20-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

40 miles from Canton

Eureka College
E
Eureka, IL
Eureka College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 511enrollment
  • $22,153net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 940-1110SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.19Avg GPA

42 miles from Canton

Lincoln Christian University
L
Lincoln, IL
 
Lincoln Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 581enrollment
  • $19,561net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

46 miles from Canton

Lincoln College
L
Lincoln, IL
Lincoln College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 994enrollment
  • $17,246net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.55Avg GPA

45 miles from Canton

Heartland Community College
H
Normal, IL
 
Heartland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,485enrollment
  • $9,184net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

54 miles from Canton

Illinois Wesleyan University
I
Bloomington, IL
Illinois Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,636enrollment
  • $32,545net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1300SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

55 miles from Canton

Illinois State University
I
Normal, IL
Illinois State University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 20,720enrollment
  • $20,933net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

55 miles from Canton

Illinois College
I
Jacksonville, IL
Illinois College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,154enrollment
  • $17,544net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

58 miles from Canton

MacMurray College
M
Jacksonville, IL
MacMurray College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 548enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.19Estimated Avg GPA

58 miles from Canton

Lincoln Land Community College
L
Springfield, IL
 
Lincoln Land Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,977enrollment
  • $5,495net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

62 miles from Canton

FAQ's

The closest community college is Spoon River College and is 2.9 miles from Canton. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Spoon River College are $5,100 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Spoon River 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.