Colleges Near Joliet

Colleges and universities near me in the Joliet, Illinois area

There are 2 colleges in Joliet and 76 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 492,745 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 147,433, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Joliet. Driving time to these schools from Joliet should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Chicago in Chicago. The largest college in the area is University of Illinois at Chicago enrolling 31,683 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 Joliet.


76 results

Joliet Junior College
J
Joliet, IL
Joliet Junior College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,726enrollment
  • $4,558net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Joliet

University of St Francis
S
Joliet, IL
 
University of St Francis

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,927enrollment
  • $17,687net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA

3 miles from Joliet

Lewis University
L
Romeoville, IL
 
Lewis University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,440enrollment
  • $19,520net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1200SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

7 miles from Joliet

Aurora University
A
Aurora, IL
 
Aurora University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#29 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,005enrollment
  • $17,906net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 965-1130SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.23*Avg GPA

19 miles from Joliet

Benedictine University
B
Lisle, IL
 
Benedictine University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#23 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 4,940enrollment
  • $25,604net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 990-1163SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.28*Avg GPA

18 miles from Joliet

North Central College
N
Naperville, IL
North Central College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,928enrollment
  • $25,536net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1260SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

18 miles from Joliet

Moraine Valley Community College
M
Palos Hills, IL
 
Moraine Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,762enrollment
  • $1,933net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

21 miles from Joliet

College of DuPage
D
Glen Ellyn, IL
College of DuPage

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 24,900enrollment
  • $6,388net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Joliet

Trinity Christian College
T
Palos Heights, IL
 
Trinity Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,131enrollment
  • $23,177net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 970-1150SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA

22 miles from Joliet

Northwestern College Southwestern Campus
N
Bridgeview, IL
 
Northwestern College Southwestern Campus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 597enrollment
  • $22,903net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Joliet

Waubonsee Community College
W
Sugar Grove, IL
 
Waubonsee Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,176enrollment
  • $4,615net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Joliet

Wheaton College
W
Wheaton, IL
Wheaton College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,944enrollment
  • $28,795net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1440SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA

25 miles from Joliet

Fox College Inc
F
Bedford Park, IL
 
Fox College Inc

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 443enrollment
  • $12,380net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Joliet

City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College
C
Chicago, IL
 
City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,942enrollment
  • $3,316net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Joliet

Prairie State College
P
Chicago Heights, IL
 
Prairie State College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,946enrollment
  • $7,274net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from Joliet

Saint Xavier University
S
Chicago, IL
 
Saint Xavier University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#26 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,667enrollment
  • $14,975net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 960-1140SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.26*Avg GPA

26 miles from Joliet

Elmhurst College
E
Elmhurst, IL
Elmhurst College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,426enrollment
  • $22,791net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 990-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA

29 miles from Joliet

Morton College
M
Cicero, IL
 
Morton College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,351enrollment
  • $4,475net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Joliet

FAQ's

The closest community college is Joliet Junior College and is 1.7 miles from Joliet. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Joliet Junior College are $4,440 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Joliet Junior 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.