Colleges Near Cambridge

Colleges and universities near me in the Cambridge, Massachusetts area

There are 5 colleges in Cambridge and 102 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 569,538 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Massachusetts with a population of 105,162, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Cambridge. Driving time to these schools from Cambridge should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Harvard University which is ranked #1 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is Southern New Hampshire University enrolling 134,345 students. In terms of affordability, Bunker Hill Community College in Boston offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $576 per year.

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 Cambridge.


102 results

Cambridge College
C
Cambridge, MA
Cambridge College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,764enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Cambridge

Harvard University
H
Cambridge, MA
Harvard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in America

  • 30,391enrollment
  • $18,037net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1580SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 4.0Avg GPA

0 miles from Cambridge

Lesley University
L
Cambridge, MA
Lesley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,200enrollment
  • $33,717net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

0 miles from Cambridge

Longy School of Music
L
Cambridge, MA
Longy School of Music

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 202enrollment
  • $33,787net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

0 miles from Cambridge

Boston University
B
Boston, MA
Boston University

Private 4 Year

9 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 32,718enrollment
  • $29,154net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1500SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.76Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 2

2 miles from Cambridge

Bunker Hill Community College
B
Boston, MA
Bunker Hill Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,924enrollment
  • $8,218net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

3 miles from Cambridge

New England College of Business
N
Boston, MA
 
New England College of Business

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,237enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Cambridge

Bay State College
B
Boston, MA
 
Bay State College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 691enrollment
  • $28,306net price
  • 34%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Cambridge

Berklee College of Music
B
Boston, MA
Berklee College of Music

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,631enrollment
  • $42,952net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

3 miles from Cambridge

Boston Architectural College
B
Boston, MA
Boston Architectural College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 742enrollment
  • $32,702net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Cambridge

The Boston Conservatory
B
Boston, MA
The Boston Conservatory

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 798enrollment
  • $42,649net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Dec 1

2 miles from Cambridge

Emerson College
E
Boston, MA
Emerson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 5,115enrollment
  • $47,594net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1380SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 5

3 miles from Cambridge

Emmanuel College
E
Boston, MA
Emmanuel College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#22 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 1,946enrollment
  • $31,581net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1280SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.83Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

3 miles from Cambridge

Fisher College
F
Boston, MA
Fisher College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#29 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 1,419enrollment
  • $25,227net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 820-1060SAT range
  • 13-20ACT range
  • 2.6Avg GPA

3 miles from Cambridge

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M
Cambridge, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Colleges in America

  • 11,254enrollment
  • $19,998net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • 1510-1580SAT range
  • 34-36ACT range
  • 3.96Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

2 miles from Cambridge

School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston
S
Boston, MA
School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 492enrollment
  • $39,340net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

3 miles from Cambridge

Boston College
B
Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 14,934enrollment
  • $30,192net price
  • 26%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

4 miles from Cambridge

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
B
Boston, MA
 
Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 463enrollment
  • $18,091net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.32Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

3 miles from Cambridge

FAQ's

The closest community college is Bunker Hill Community College and is 2.5 miles from Cambridge. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Bunker Hill Community College are $5,160 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Bunker Hill 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.