Colleges Near Mason City

Colleges and universities near me in the Mason City, Iowa area

There are 2 colleges in Mason City and 32 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 132,715 students.

Located in Iowa with a population of 28,079, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Mason City. Driving time to these schools from Mason City should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota. The largest college in the area is Iowa State University enrolling 34,992 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 Mason City.

32 results found

Purdue Global Mason City Campus
P
Mason City, IA
 
Purdue Global Mason City Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 142enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Mason City

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North Iowa Area Community College
N
Mason City, IA
 
North Iowa Area Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,995enrollment
  • $8,538net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Mason City

Waldorf College
W
Forest City, IA
 
Waldorf College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,150enrollment
  • $19,985net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 920-1110SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

24 miles from Mason City

Riverland Community College
R
Austin, MN
 
Riverland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,263enrollment
  • $8,610net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Mason City

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Ellsworth Community College
E
Iowa Falls, IA
 
Ellsworth Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 796enrollment
  • $11,966net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Mason City

Wartburg College
W
Waverly, IA
 
Wartburg College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 1,498enrollment
  • $22,976net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1160SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

47 miles from Mason City

University of Northern Iowa
N
Cedar Falls, IA
University of Northern Iowa

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Iowa

  • 11,187enrollment
  • $15,942net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 980-1240SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA

58 miles from Mason City

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Allen College
A
Waterloo, IA
 
Allen College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 662enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

61 miles from Mason City

Purdue Global Cedar Falls Campus
P
Cedar Falls, IA
 
Purdue Global Cedar Falls Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 149enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

60 miles from Mason City

Hawkeye Community College
H
Waterloo, IA
 
Hawkeye Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,263enrollment
  • $10,727net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

66 miles from Mason City

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Iowa Central Community College
I
Fort Dodge, IA
 
Iowa Central Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,390enrollment
  • $9,976net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

68 miles from Mason City

Northeast Iowa Community College Calmar
N
Calmar, IA
 
Northeast Iowa Community College Calmar

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,449enrollment
  • $8,794net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

67 miles from Mason City

Crossroads College
C
Rochester, MN
 
Crossroads College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 96enrollment
  • $18,320net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

69 miles from Mason City

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Luther College
L
Decorah, IA
Luther College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 2,005enrollment
  • $26,013net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1310SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

71 miles from Mason City

Rochester Community and Technical College
R
Rochester, MN
 
Rochester Community and Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,129enrollment
  • $13,938net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

71 miles from Mason City

University of Minnesota Rochester
M
Rochester, MN
 
University of Minnesota Rochester

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 533enrollment
  • $14,329net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1140SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

71 miles from Mason City

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Minnesota School of Business Rochester
M
Rochester, MN
 
Minnesota School of Business Rochester

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 126enrollment
  • $18,956net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

73 miles from Mason City

Upper Iowa University
U
Fayette, IA
 
Upper Iowa University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 4,392enrollment
  • $23,525net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA

74 miles from Mason City

FAQ's

The closest community college is North Iowa Area Community College and is 3.5 miles from Mason City. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at North Iowa Area Community College are $5,408 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

North Iowa Area 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.