Colleges Near Kensington

Colleges and universities near me in the Kensington, Maryland area

There are 60 colleges within 50 miles of Kensington enrolling a total of 546,964 students.

Located in Maryland with a population of 2,213, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Kensington. The nearest college is DeVry University Maryland in Bethesda at a distance of 3.1 miles from Kensington. Driving time to these schools from Kensington should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. The largest college in the area is University of Maryland University College enrolling 60,603 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 Kensington.

60 results found

DeVry University Maryland
D
Bethesda, Maryland
 
DeVry University Maryland

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 127enrollment
  • -net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Kensington

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Washington Adventist University
W
Takoma Park, MD
 
Washington Adventist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 1,131enrollment
  • $18,131net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 860-1070SAT range
  • 14-20ACT range
  • 3.24*Avg GPA

5 miles from Kensington

American University
A
Washington, DC
American University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 14,311enrollment
  • $32,732net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1380SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.7*Avg GPA

6 miles from Kensington

University of the District of Columbia
t
Washington, DC
University of the District of Columbia

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,244enrollment
  • $16,741net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Kensington

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Potomac College Washington
P
Washington, DC
 
Potomac College Washington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 111enrollment
  • $21,895net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Kensington

Catholic University of America
C
Washington, DC
Catholic University of America

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,956enrollment
  • $35,214net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

7 miles from Kensington

University of Maryland University College
M
Adelphi, MD
University of Maryland University College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 60,603enrollment
  • $15,256net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Kensington

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Montgomery College
M
Rockville, MD
Montgomery College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 21,720enrollment
  • $8,535net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Kensington

University of Maryland College Park
M
College Park, MD
University of Maryland College Park

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#16 Best Public Universities in America

  • 41,200enrollment
  • $17,241net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1470SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 4.11Avg GPA

8 miles from Kensington

Corcoran College of Art and Design
C
Washington, District Of Columbia
 
Corcoran College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 906enrollment
  • $29,051net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Kensington

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Gallaudet University
G
Washington, DC
 
Gallaudet University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 1,557enrollment
  • $15,270net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 790-1080SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.89*Avg GPA

9 miles from Kensington

George Washington University
G
Washington, DC
George Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 28,172enrollment
  • $37,638net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1460SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA

9 miles from Kensington

Georgetown University
G
Washington, DC
Georgetown University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#24 Best Colleges in America

  • 19,204enrollment
  • $27,420net price
  • 15%acceptance rate
  • 1370-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA

8 miles from Kensington

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Howard University
H
Washington, DC
Howard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 9,139enrollment
  • $21,061net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1280SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.54*Avg GPA

8 miles from Kensington

Trinity Washington University
T
Washington, DC
Trinity Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,782enrollment
  • $16,948net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Kensington

Marymount University
M
Arlington, VA
 
Marymount University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 3,418enrollment
  • $25,387net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 950-1180SAT range
  • 16-25ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

9 miles from Kensington

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University of Management and Technology (The)
M
Arlington, VA
 
University of Management and Technology (The)

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 507enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Kensington

University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus
P
Washington, DC
 
University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Kensington

FAQ's

The closest community college is Montgomery College and is 6.6 miles from Kensington. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Montgomery College are $5,976 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Montgomery 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.