Colleges Near Lincoln

Colleges and universities near me in the Lincoln, Illinois area

There are 2 colleges in Lincoln and 31 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 171,741 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 14,504, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lincoln. Driving time to these schools from Lincoln should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign in Champaign. The largest college in the area is University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign enrolling 49,702 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 Lincoln.

31 results found

Lincoln Christian University
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Lincoln, IL
 
Lincoln Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 714enrollment
  • $19,204net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 940-1180SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

1 miles from Lincoln

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Lincoln College
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Lincoln, IL
Lincoln College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 968enrollment
  • $15,830net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 700-810SAT range
  • 15-18ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Lincoln

Millikin University
M
Decatur, IL
Millikin University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,094enrollment
  • $20,988net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 960-1210SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

30 miles from Lincoln

Illinois Wesleyan University
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Bloomington, IL
Illinois Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,693enrollment
  • $30,147net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1320SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

31 miles from Lincoln

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Illinois State University
I
Normal, IL
Illinois State University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 20,635enrollment
  • $19,227net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1190SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

32 miles from Lincoln

Lincoln Land Community College
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Springfield, IL
 
Lincoln Land Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,565enrollment
  • $6,076net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

32 miles from Lincoln

Richland Community College
R
Decatur, IL
 
Richland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,476enrollment
  • $5,127net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Lincoln

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University of Illinois at Springfield
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Springfield, IL
University of Illinois at Springfield

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 4,575enrollment
  • $12,054net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 990-1220SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

32 miles from Lincoln

Heartland Community College
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Normal, IL
 
Heartland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,063enrollment
  • $8,037net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

32 miles from Lincoln

Bradley University
B
Peoria, IL
Bradley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 5,882enrollment
  • $25,857net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1290SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

40 miles from Lincoln

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Eureka College
E
Eureka, IL
Eureka College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 567enrollment
  • $19,754net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 950-1170SAT range
  • 17-25ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

39 miles from Lincoln

Illinois Central College
I
East Peoria, IL
Illinois Central College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,875enrollment
  • $8,749net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from Lincoln

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 692enrollment
  • $24,390net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Lincoln

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Midstate College
M
Peoria, IL
 
Midstate College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 226enrollment
  • $23,786net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from Lincoln

Spoon River College
S
Canton, IL
 
Spoon River College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,436enrollment
  • $9,377net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Lincoln

MacMurray College
M
Jacksonville, IL
 
MacMurray College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 548enrollment
  • $17,313net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 920-1090SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 2.73Avg GPA

54 miles from Lincoln

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Illinois College
I
Jacksonville, IL
 
Illinois College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 983enrollment
  • $17,177net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

55 miles from Lincoln

Parkland College
P
Champaign, IL
 
Parkland College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,074enrollment
  • $7,627net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

57 miles from Lincoln

FAQ's

The closest community college is Lincoln Land Community College and is 32.3 miles from Lincoln. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Lincoln Land Community College are $3,372 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Lincoln Land 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.