Colleges Near Lawrence

Colleges and universities near me in the Lawrence, Kansas area

There are 2 colleges in Lawrence and 40 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 135,186 students.

Located in Kansas with a population of 87,643, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lawrence. Driving time to these schools from Lawrence should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Kansas. The largest college in the area is University of Kansas enrolling 26,744 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 Lawrence.


40 results

University of Kansas
K
Lawrence, KS
University of Kansas

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Value in Kansas

  • 26,744enrollment
  • $20,054net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1320SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

1 miles from Lawrence

Pinnacle Career Institute Lawrence
P
Lawrence, KS
 
Pinnacle Career Institute Lawrence

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 72enrollment
  • $24,548net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Lawrence

Baker University
B
Baldwin City, KS
Baker University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Kansas

  • 2,279enrollment
  • $23,243net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 950-1130SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

13 miles from Lawrence

Central Baptist Theological Seminary
C
Shawnee, KS
 
Central Baptist Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 359enrollment
  • $30,567net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Lawrence

Ottawa University Ottawa
O
Ottawa, KS
 
Ottawa University Ottawa

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 797enrollment
  • $27,504net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 750-990SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.12Avg GPA

25 miles from Lawrence

Washburn University
W
Topeka, KS
 
Washburn University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,880enrollment
  • $14,198net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

24 miles from Lawrence

Bryan University Topeka
B
Topeka, KS
 
Bryan University Topeka

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 34enrollment
  • $19,238net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Lawrence

MidAmerica Nazarene University
M
Olathe, KS
 
MidAmerica Nazarene University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,636enrollment
  • $29,406net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

27 miles from Lawrence

Brown Mackie College Kansas City
B
Lenexa, KS
 
Brown Mackie College Kansas City

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 171enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Lawrence

Johnson County Community College
J
Overland Park, KS
 
Johnson County Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 13,891enrollment
  • $12,974net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Lawrence

Kansas City Kansas Community College
K
Kansas City, KS
 
Kansas City Kansas Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,148enrollment
  • $13,043net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Lawrence

University of Saint Mary
S
Leavenworth, KS
 
University of Saint Mary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Kansas

  • 1,229enrollment
  • $22,029net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 870-1060SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

29 miles from Lawrence

National American University Overland Park
N
Overland Park, KS
 
National American University Overland Park

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 254enrollment
  • $19,115net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Lawrence

Cleveland Chiropractic College
C
Overland Park, KS
 
Cleveland Chiropractic College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 608enrollment
  • -net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Lawrence

Donnelly College
D
Kansas City, KS
 
Donnelly College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 336enrollment
  • $13,833net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Lawrence

Wright Career College
W
Overland Park, Kansas
 
Wright Career College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 872enrollment
  • $13,915net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Lawrence

Park University
P
Parkville, MO
 
Park University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 10,165enrollment
  • $15,470net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Lawrence

Avila University
A
Kansas City, MO
 
Avila University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 1,414enrollment
  • $18,711net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

36 miles from Lawrence

FAQ's

The closest community college is Johnson County Community College and is 28.7 miles from Lawrence. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Johnson County Community College are $2,820 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Johnson County 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.