Colleges Near Mount Vernon

Colleges and universities near me in the Mount Vernon, Iowa area

There 44 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 168,971 students.

Located in Iowa with a population of 4,506, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Mount Vernon. Driving time to these schools from Mount Vernon should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Grinnell College in Grinnell. The largest college in the area is University of Iowa enrolling 31,656 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 Mount Vernon.


44 results

Cornell College
C
Mount Vernon, IA
Cornell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 1,028enrollment
  • $28,566net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1345SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA

0 miles from Mount Vernon

Kirkwood Community College
K
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Kirkwood Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,906enrollment
  • $9,824net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Mount Vernon

Coe College
C
Cedar Rapids, IA
Coe College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,422enrollment
  • $21,081net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

13 miles from Mount Vernon

Mount Mercy University
M
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Mount Mercy University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 1,835enrollment
  • $20,977net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

13 miles from Mount Vernon

Purdue Global Cedar Rapids Campus
P
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Purdue Global Cedar Rapids Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 411enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Mount Vernon

University of Iowa
I
Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Iowa

  • 31,656enrollment
  • $17,008net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1340SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

19 miles from Mount Vernon

Divine Word College
D
Epworth, IA
 
Divine Word College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 57enrollment
  • $1,585net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Mount Vernon

Hamilton Technical College
H
Davenport, IA
 
Hamilton Technical College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 134enrollment
  • $20,036net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Mount Vernon

Eastern Iowa Community College District
E
Davenport, IA
 
Eastern Iowa Community College District

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 7,771enrollment
  • $9,996net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Mount Vernon

Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport
P
Davenport, IA
 
Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,179enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Mount Vernon

Saint Ambrose University
S
Davenport, IA
Saint Ambrose University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 3,045enrollment
  • $26,561net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

51 miles from Mount Vernon

Purdue Global Davenport Campus
P
Davenport, IA
 
Purdue Global Davenport Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 30,512enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Mount Vernon

Augustana College
A
Rock Island, IL
 
Augustana College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,543enrollment
  • $24,706net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.16Avg GPA

54 miles from Mount Vernon

Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences
T
Rock Island, IL
 
Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 217enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

53 miles from Mount Vernon

Brown Mackie College Quad Cities
B
Bettendorf, IA
 
Brown Mackie College Quad Cities

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 76enrollment
  • $19,330net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

53 miles from Mount Vernon

Clarke University
C
Dubuque, IA
 
Clarke University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 1,004enrollment
  • $34,424net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 940-1120SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

University of Dubuque
D
Dubuque, IA
 
University of Dubuque

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 2,385enrollment
  • $26,193net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 840-1080SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

Emmaus Bible College
E
Dubuque, IA
 
Emmaus Bible College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 238enrollment
  • $15,966net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 910-1300SAT range
  • 18-27ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

FAQ's

The closest community college is Kirkwood Community College and is 11.7 miles from Mount Vernon. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Kirkwood Community College are $5,028 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Kirkwood 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.