Colleges Near Wheaton

Colleges and universities near me in the Wheaton, Illinois area

There 78 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 486,024 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Illinois with a population of 52,894, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Wheaton. The nearest college is College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn at a distance of 2.1 miles from Wheaton. Driving time to these schools from Wheaton should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Chicago in Chicago which is ranked #6 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is University of Illinois at Chicago enrolling 33,518 students. In terms of affordability, Ivy Tech Community College Northwest in Gary offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $3,234 per year.

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 Wheaton.


78 results

College of DuPage
D
Glen Ellyn, IL
College of DuPage

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 21,010enrollment
  • $7,036net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 12

2 miles from Wheaton

Wheaton College
W
Wheaton, IL
Wheaton College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,908enrollment
  • $27,474net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1450SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 10

1 miles from Wheaton

Benedictine University
B
Lisle, IL
Benedictine University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,779enrollment
  • $27,061net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 980-1160SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

6 miles from Wheaton

North Central College
N
Naperville, IL
North Central College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,832enrollment
  • $26,053net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1230SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

6 miles from Wheaton

Chamberlain College of Nursing Illinois
C
Addison, IL
Chamberlain College of Nursing Illinois

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 29,481enrollment
  • $26,412net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Wheaton

Elmhurst College
E
Elmhurst, IL
Elmhurst College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,421enrollment
  • $21,776net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

9 miles from Wheaton

Aurora University
A
Aurora, IL
Aurora University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#28 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,265enrollment
  • $17,563net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 980-1140SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 10

14 miles from Wheaton

Concordia University Chicago
C
River Forest, IL
 
Concordia University Chicago

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#23 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,491enrollment
  • $17,363net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 990-1180SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

16 miles from Wheaton

Elgin Community College
E
Elgin, IL
Elgin Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 7,882enrollment
  • $4,159net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Wheaton

Dominican University
D
River Forest, IL
Dominican University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,189enrollment
  • $18,685net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 960-1160SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.72Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

15 miles from Wheaton

Triton College
T
River Grove, IL
Triton College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 8,819enrollment
  • $5,987net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

14 miles from Wheaton

The Illinois Institute of Art Schaumburg
I
Schaumburg, IL
 
The Illinois Institute of Art Schaumburg

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 383enrollment
  • $16,922net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Wheaton

University of Phoenix Chicago Campus
P
Schaumburg, IL
 
University of Phoenix Chicago Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Wheaton

Harper College
H
Palatine, IL
Harper College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 12,199enrollment
  • $8,874net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.96Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 12

16 miles from Wheaton

American InterContinental University Online
A
Hoffman Estates, IL
American InterContinental University Online

Private 4 Year

7 reviews

 

  • 15,415enrollment
  • $13,278net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Wheaton

Judson University
J
Elgin, IL
Judson University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#24 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,173enrollment
  • $16,039net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 870-1130SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

17 miles from Wheaton

City Colleges of Chicago Wilbur Wright College
C
Chicago, IL
City Colleges of Chicago Wilbur Wright College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 7,946enrollment
  • $2,642net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

18 miles from Wheaton

Lewis University
L
Romeoville, IL
 
Lewis University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,437enrollment
  • $20,022net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1220SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

17 miles from Wheaton

FAQ's

The closest community college is College of DuPage and is 2.1 miles from Wheaton. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at College of DuPage are $4,122 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

College of DuPage 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.