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 561,288 students.

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. The largest college in the area is Southern New Hampshire University enrolling 104,068 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 Cambridge.

102 results found

Cambridge College
C
Cambridge, MA
Cambridge College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,234enrollment
  • $26,993net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Cambridge

Harvard University
H
Cambridge, MA
Harvard University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in America

  • 31,566enrollment
  • $18,030net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 4.04Avg GPA

0 miles from Cambridge

Lesley University
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Cambridge, MA
Lesley University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#23 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 4,838enrollment
  • $33,524net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.02Avg GPA

0 miles from Cambridge

Longy School of Music
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Cambridge, MA
 
Longy School of Music

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 244enrollment
  • $35,717net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

0 miles from Cambridge

Boston University
B
Boston, MA
Boston University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 34,657enrollment
  • $29,479net price
  • 19%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1510SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

2 miles from Cambridge

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,522enrollment
  • $8,358net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

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

 

  • 700enrollment
  • $30,956net price
  • 67%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

 

  • 6,963enrollment
  • $43,744net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Cambridge

Boston Architectural College
B
Boston, MA
Boston Architectural College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 663enrollment
  • $26,640net 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

2 miles from Cambridge

Emerson College
E
Boston, MA
Emerson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 4,573enrollment
  • $46,381net price
  • 33%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1410SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

3 miles from Cambridge

Emmanuel College
E
Boston, MA
Emmanuel College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#22 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 2,209enrollment
  • $29,946net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1250SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

3 miles from Cambridge

Fisher College
F
Boston, MA
Fisher College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,662enrollment
  • $23,981net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.27Avg GPA

3 miles from Cambridge

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

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#9 Best Colleges in America

  • 11,574enrollment
  • $20,465net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • 1510-1570SAT range
  • 34-36ACT range
  • 3.96*Avg GPA

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

3 miles from Cambridge

Boston College
B
Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 14,720enrollment
  • $28,354net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1500SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA

4 miles from Cambridge

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 630enrollment
  • $14,581net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

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 $4,704 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.