Colleges Near Nantucket

Colleges and universities near me in the Nantucket, Massachusetts area

There are 78 colleges within 100 miles of Nantucket enrolling a total of 395,487 students.

Located in Massachusetts with a population of 7,446, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Nantucket. The nearest college is Cape Cod Community College in West Barnstable at a distance of 31.5 miles from Nantucket. Driving time to these schools from Nantucket should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Harvard University in Cambridge. The largest college in the area is Boston University enrolling 34,657 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 Nantucket.

78 results found

Cape Cod Community College
C
West Barnstable, MA
 
Cape Cod Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,996enrollment
  • $7,563net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Nantucket

-advertisement-
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
M
Buzzards Bay, MA
Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 1,802enrollment
  • $14,538net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1200SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA

42 miles from Nantucket

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
M
North Dartmouth, MA
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 8,513enrollment
  • $18,184net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 990-1190SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA

53 miles from Nantucket

Bristol Community College
B
Fall River, MA
 
Bristol Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,214enrollment
  • $6,450net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

61 miles from Nantucket

-advertisement-
Salve Regina University
S
Newport, RI
Salve Regina University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 2,647enrollment
  • $33,997net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

64 miles from Nantucket

Roger Williams University
R
Bristol, RI
Roger Williams University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 4,860enrollment
  • $36,862net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

66 miles from Nantucket

Bridgewater State University
B
Bridgewater, MA
Bridgewater State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 10,990enrollment
  • $16,667net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 990-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

67 miles from Nantucket

-advertisement-
Massasoit Community College
M
Brockton, MA
 
Massasoit Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,995enrollment
  • $7,853net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

72 miles from Nantucket

Stonehill College
S
Easton, MA
Stonehill College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,556enrollment
  • $33,583net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

74 miles from Nantucket

Wheaton College
W
Norton, MA
Wheaton College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 1,760enrollment
  • $31,814net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1350SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

74 miles from Nantucket

-advertisement-
New England Institute of Technology
N
Warwick, RI
 
New England Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,763enrollment
  • $30,538net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

76 miles from Nantucket

University of Rhode Island
R
Kingston, RI
University of Rhode Island

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Rhode Island

  • 17,777enrollment
  • $18,739net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

76 miles from Nantucket

Brown University
B
Providence, RI
Brown University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#10 Best Colleges in America

  • 10,257enrollment
  • $25,651net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1420-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.94*Avg GPA

78 miles from Nantucket

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,360enrollment
  • $27,165net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.12Avg GPA

78 miles from Nantucket

Community College of Rhode Island
C
Warwick, RI
 
Community College of Rhode Island

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,539enrollment
  • $5,800net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

78 miles from Nantucket

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Rhode Island

  • 2,467enrollment
  • $39,777net price
  • 24%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1440SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

78 miles from Nantucket

-advertisement-
Providence College
P
Providence, RI
Providence College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Rhode Island

  • 4,674enrollment
  • $36,099net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1360SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

80 miles from Nantucket

Rhode Island College
R
Providence, RI
Rhode Island College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Rhode Island

  • 7,766enrollment
  • $9,008net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 890-1100SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.08*Avg GPA

81 miles from Nantucket

FAQ's

The closest community college is Cape Cod Community College and is 31.5 miles from Nantucket. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Cape Cod Community College are $5,064 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Cape Cod 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.