Colleges Near Needham

Colleges and universities near me in the Needham, Massachusetts area

There 100 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 466,158 students.

Located in Massachusetts with a population of 28,886, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Needham. The nearest college is Babson College in Wellesley at a distance of 1.8 miles from Needham. Driving time to these schools from Needham should be less than 1 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 Needham.

100 results found

Babson College
B
Wellesley, MA
Babson College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 3,357enrollment
  • $29,847net price
  • 24%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

2 miles from Needham

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Olin College of Engineering
O
Needham, MA
Olin College of Engineering

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 390enrollment
  • $35,240net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1550SAT range
  • 34-35ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA

1 miles from Needham

Massachusetts Bay Community College
M
Wellesley Hills, MA
Massachusetts Bay Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,368enrollment
  • $11,787net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Needham

Mount Ida College
M
Newton, MA
Mount Ida College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,555enrollment
  • $27,631net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.6Avg GPA

3 miles from Needham

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Lasell College
L
Newton, MA
Lasell College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#27 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 2,060enrollment
  • $28,441net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 16-25ACT range
  • 2.83Avg GPA

4 miles from Needham

Wellesley College
W
Wellesley, MA
Wellesley College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#23 Best Colleges in America

  • 2,534enrollment
  • $20,189net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1520SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA

3 miles from Needham

Boston College
B
Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 14,720enrollment
  • $27,299net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1490SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA

5 miles from Needham

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Brandeis University
B
Waltham, MA
Brandeis University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 5,800enrollment
  • $32,714net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1500SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA

6 miles from Needham

Pine Manor College
P
Chestnut Hill, MA
 
Pine Manor College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 423enrollment
  • $20,843net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Needham

Boston Baptist College
B
Boston, MA
 
Boston Baptist College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 81enrollment
  • $19,142net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 880-1060SAT range
  • 15-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Needham

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Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology
H
Brookline, MA
 
Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 154enrollment
  • $25,246net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

6 miles from Needham

Newbury College Brookline
N
Brookline, MA
 
Newbury College Brookline

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 636enrollment
  • $24,561net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.65Avg GPA

6 miles from Needham

Regis College
R
Weston, MA
 
Regis College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,757enrollment
  • $28,676net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.02Avg GPA

6 miles from Needham

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Saint John's Seminary
S
Brighton, MA
 
Saint John's Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 143enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Needham

Bentley University
B
Waltham, MA
Bentley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 5,460enrollment
  • $36,613net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1410SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.75*Avg GPA

7 miles from Needham

Curry College
C
Milton, MA
Curry College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#26 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 2,580enrollment
  • $30,565net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 940-1110SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.72Avg GPA

7 miles from Needham

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The New England Institute of Art
N
Brookline, MA
 
The New England Institute of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 94enrollment
  • $28,545net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Needham

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

9 miles from Needham

FAQ's

The closest community college is Massachusetts Bay Community College and is 2.4 miles from Needham. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Massachusetts Bay Community College are $5,088 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Massachusetts Bay 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.