Colleges Near Merrillville

Colleges and universities near me in the Merrillville, Indiana area

There are 2 colleges in Merrillville and 69 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 432,979 students.

Located in Indiana with a population of 35,246, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Merrillville. Driving time to these schools from Merrillville should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois. 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 Merrillville.


69 results

Brown Mackie College Merrillville
B
Merrillville, IN
 
Brown Mackie College Merrillville

Private 4 Year

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  • 178enrollment
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  • 100%acceptance rate
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0 miles from Merrillville

University of Phoenix Northwest Indiana Campus
P
Merrillville, Indiana
 
University of Phoenix Northwest Indiana Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 0enrollment
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  • 100%acceptance rate
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1 miles from Merrillville

College of Court Reporting Inc
C
Hobart, IN
 
College of Court Reporting Inc

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 150enrollment
  • $29,923net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Merrillville

Ivy Tech Community College Northwest
I
Gary, Indiana
 
Ivy Tech Community College Northwest

Public 2 Year

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  • 9,880enrollment
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  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Merrillville

Indiana University Northwest
I
Gary, IN
Indiana University Northwest

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Indiana

  • 3,959enrollment
  • $6,179net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 910-1100SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.82Avg GPA

6 miles from Merrillville

Purdue University Calumet Campus
P
Hammond, IN
 
Purdue University Calumet Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,194enrollment
  • $10,908net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 940-1140SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA

11 miles from Merrillville

Valparaiso University
V
Valparaiso, IN
Valparaiso University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Indiana

  • 3,786enrollment
  • $21,824net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1290SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

14 miles from Merrillville

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

17 miles from Merrillville

Calumet College of Saint Joseph
C
Whiting, IN
 
Calumet College of Saint Joseph

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 773enrollment
  • $11,716net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.5Avg GPA

16 miles from Merrillville

South Suburban College
S
South Holland, IL
 
South Suburban College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,232enrollment
  • $6,650net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Merrillville

City Colleges of Chicago Olive Harvey College
C
Chicago, IL
 
City Colleges of Chicago Olive Harvey College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,663enrollment
  • $4,452net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Merrillville

Chicago State University
C
Chicago, IL
 
Chicago State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 2,964enrollment
  • $9,820net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 873-1030SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 2.98*Avg GPA

23 miles from Merrillville

Purdue University North Central Campus
P
Westville, IN
 
Purdue University North Central Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,092enrollment
  • $7,832net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 950-1130SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 2.93Avg GPA

23 miles from Merrillville

University of Chicago
C
Chicago, IL
University of Chicago

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#6 Best Colleges in America

  • 17,002enrollment
  • $34,719net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1500-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 4.0Avg GPA

26 miles from Merrillville

City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College
C
Chicago, IL
 
City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,136enrollment
  • $5,550net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from Merrillville

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 Merrillville

Brown Mackie College Michigan City
B
Michigan City, IN
 
Brown Mackie College Michigan City

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 38enrollment
  • $18,860net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Merrillville

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

27 miles from Merrillville

FAQ's

The closest community college is Ivy Tech Community College Northwest and is 5.7 miles from Merrillville. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Ivy Tech Community College Northwest are $3,354 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Ivy Tech Community College Northwest 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.