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

Daniel Webster College
D
Nashua, NH
 
Daniel Webster College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 741enrollment
  • $17,109net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Cambridge

Assumption College
A
Worcester, MA
Assumption College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,448enrollment
  • $30,232net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

37 miles from Cambridge

Becker College
B
Worcester, MA
Becker College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#27 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 1,675enrollment
  • $32,838net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 960-1180SAT range
  • 20-31ACT range
  • 3.36Estimated Avg GPA

36 miles from Cambridge

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
W
Worcester, MA
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,920enrollment
  • $45,834net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.85Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

36 miles from Cambridge

Nashua Community College
N
Nashua, NH
 
Nashua Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,352enrollment
  • $13,444net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Cambridge

Thomas More College of Liberal Arts
T
Merrimack, NH
 
Thomas More College of Liberal Arts

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 80enrollment
  • $17,042net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1300SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.28Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 20

35 miles from Cambridge

Clark University
C
Worcester, MA
Clark University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 3,405enrollment
  • $30,617net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1350SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

37 miles from Cambridge

Fitchburg State University
F
Fitchburg, MA
Fitchburg State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,728enrollment
  • $15,831net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.15Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

37 miles from Cambridge

College of the Holy Cross
H
Worcester, MA
College of the Holy Cross

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 2,970enrollment
  • $32,061net price
  • 38%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1430SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

37 miles from Cambridge

Worcester State University
W
Worcester, MA
Worcester State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 5,724enrollment
  • $16,183net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1190SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

38 miles from Cambridge

Bryant University
B
Smithfield, RI
Bryant University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Rhode Island

  • 3,674enrollment
  • $39,919net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1280SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

38 miles from Cambridge

Anna Maria College
A
Paxton, MA
Anna Maria College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,492enrollment
  • $25,617net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.94Avg GPA

41 miles from Cambridge

Chester College of New England
C
Chester, New Hampshire
 
Chester College of New England

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 145enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 31

41 miles from Cambridge

Brown University
B
Providence, RI
Brown University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#11 Best Colleges in America

  • 9,948enrollment
  • $27,659net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.94Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

41 miles from Cambridge

Providence College
P
Providence, RI
Providence College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Rhode Island

  • 4,821enrollment
  • $37,284net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1360SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

40 miles from Cambridge

Johnson & Wales University Providence
J
Providence, RI
Johnson & Wales University Providence

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,676enrollment
  • $29,560net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

41 miles from Cambridge

Rhode Island College
R
Providence, RI
Rhode Island College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Rhode Island

  • 7,072enrollment
  • $10,557net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 870-1100SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.08Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

41 miles from Cambridge

Rhode Island School of Design
R
Providence, RI
Rhode Island School of Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Rhode Island

  • 2,227enrollment
  • $40,048net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1470SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

41 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.