Colleges Near Metairie

Colleges and universities near me in the Metairie, Louisiana area

There are 2 colleges in Metairie and 37 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 151,986 students.

Located in Louisiana with a population of 138,481, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Metairie. Driving time to these schools from Metairie should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. The largest college in the area is Louisiana State University enrolling 34,285 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 Metairie.


37 results

Blue Cliff College Metairie
B
Metairie, LA
 
Blue Cliff College Metairie

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 987enrollment
  • $19,938net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

0 miles from Metairie

University of Phoenix Louisiana Campus
P
Metairie, Louisiana
 
University of Phoenix Louisiana Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,289enrollment
  • $18,420net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Metairie

Delgado Community College
D
New Orleans, LA
Delgado Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,251enrollment
  • $8,148net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Metairie

Herzing University Kenner
H
Kenner, LA
 
Herzing University Kenner

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 462enrollment
  • $23,121net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Metairie

Loyola University New Orleans
L
New Orleans, LA
Loyola University New Orleans

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,497enrollment
  • $22,596net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

5 miles from Metairie

Tulane University
T
New Orleans, LA
Tulane University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 13,927enrollment
  • $47,413net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1500SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

5 miles from Metairie

Xavier University of Louisiana
X
HBCU
New Orleans, LA
Xavier University of Louisiana

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Louisiana

  • 3,383enrollment
  • $19,066net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1150SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

5 miles from Metairie

Dillard University
D
HBCU
New Orleans, LA
Dillard University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Louisiana

  • 1,215enrollment
  • $19,016net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 950-1110SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

7 miles from Metairie

University of New Orleans
N
New Orleans, LA
University of New Orleans

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Louisiana

  • 8,375enrollment
  • $11,256net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1270SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA

7 miles from Metairie

Southern University at New Orleans
S
HBCU
New Orleans, LA
Southern University at New Orleans

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,264enrollment
  • $11,500net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 15-18ACT range
  • 2.4Avg GPA

8 miles from Metairie

Our Lady of Holy Cross College
O
New Orleans, LA
 
Our Lady of Holy Cross College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,137enrollment
  • $13,236net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.12Estimated Avg GPA

12 miles from Metairie

Nunez Community College
N
Chalmette, LA
 
Nunez Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,166enrollment
  • $9,979net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.52Avg GPA

13 miles from Metairie

Saint Joseph Seminary College
S
St. Benedict, LA
 
Saint Joseph Seminary College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 107enrollment
  • $31,720net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

37 miles from Metairie

Nicholls State University
N
Thibodaux, LA
 
Nicholls State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Louisiana

  • 6,769enrollment
  • $12,621net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 990-1170SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

40 miles from Metairie

Southeastern Louisiana University
S
Hammond, LA
Southeastern Louisiana University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Louisiana

  • 14,426enrollment
  • $12,206net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

40 miles from Metairie

L E Fletcher Technical Community College
L
Houma, LA
 
L E Fletcher Technical Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,105enrollment
  • $8,863net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Metairie

River Parishes Community College
R
Sorrento, LA
 
River Parishes Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,755enrollment
  • $8,630net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Metairie

Blue Cliff College Houma
B
Houma, LA
 
Blue Cliff College Houma

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 228enrollment
  • $19,777net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Metairie

FAQ's

The closest community college is Delgado Community College and is 4.5 miles from Metairie. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Delgado Community College are $4,079 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Delgado 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.