Colleges Near Pontiac

Colleges and universities near me in the Pontiac, Illinois area

There are 106 colleges within 100 miles of Pontiac enrolling a total of 686,897 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 11,931, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Pontiac. The nearest college is Heartland Community College in Normal at a distance of 30.9 miles from Pontiac. Driving time to these schools from Pontiac should be less than 2 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 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 Pontiac.


106 results

Heartland Community College
H
Normal, IL
 
Heartland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,063enrollment
  • $8,490net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Pontiac

Illinois Wesleyan University
I
Bloomington, IL
Illinois Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,693enrollment
  • $28,912net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1320SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

33 miles from Pontiac

Illinois State University
I
Normal, IL
Illinois State University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 20,635enrollment
  • $20,093net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

32 miles from Pontiac

Eureka College
E
Eureka, IL
Eureka College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 567enrollment
  • $21,178net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 920-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

35 miles from Pontiac

Illinois Valley Community College
I
Oglesby, IL
 
Illinois Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,958enrollment
  • $6,209net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Pontiac

Kankakee Community College
K
Kankakee, IL
 
Kankakee Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,822enrollment
  • $6,552net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Pontiac

Olivet Nazarene University
O
Bourbonnais, IL
Olivet Nazarene University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#24 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 4,655enrollment
  • $21,043net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 960-1180SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.38*Avg GPA

45 miles from Pontiac

Illinois Central College
I
East Peoria, IL
Illinois Central College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,875enrollment
  • $9,370net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Pontiac

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

49 miles from Pontiac

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 692enrollment
  • $32,493net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 970-1030SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Pontiac

Midstate College
M
Peoria, IL
 
Midstate College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

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

51 miles from Pontiac

Bradley University
B
Peoria, IL
Bradley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 5,882enrollment
  • $26,791net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

52 miles from Pontiac

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

53 miles from Pontiac

Parkland College
P
Champaign, IL
 
Parkland College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,074enrollment
  • $7,797net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Pontiac

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
I
Champaign, IL
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#23 Best Public Universities in America

  • 49,702enrollment
  • $14,660net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1470SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.79*Avg GPA

58 miles from Pontiac

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

58 miles from Pontiac

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

62 miles from Pontiac

Lincoln Christian University
L
Lincoln, IL
 
Lincoln Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 714enrollment
  • $18,728net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

63 miles from Pontiac

FAQ's

The closest community college is Heartland Community College and is 30.9 miles from Pontiac. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Heartland Community College are $4,740 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Heartland 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.