Colleges Near Worcester

Colleges and universities near me in the Worcester, Massachusetts area

There are 7 colleges in Worcester and 107 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 508,515 students.

Located in Massachusetts with a population of 181,045, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Worcester. Driving time to these schools from Worcester 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 32,718 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 Worcester.


107 results

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

0 miles from Worcester

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

0 miles from Worcester

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

2 miles from Worcester

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

2 miles from Worcester

College of the Holy Cross
t
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

2 miles from Worcester

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

2 miles from Worcester

Quinsigamond Community College
Q
Worcester, MA
 
Quinsigamond Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,942enrollment
  • $7,126net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

3 miles from Worcester

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

7 miles from Worcester

Nichols College
N
Dudley, MA
Nichols College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,518enrollment
  • $30,300net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA

17 miles from Worcester

Framingham State University
F
Framingham, MA
Framingham State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 4,876enrollment
  • $19,336net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 950-1130SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.05Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

19 miles from Worcester

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

22 miles from Worcester

Dean College
D
Franklin, MA
Dean College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,180enrollment
  • $32,455net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.89Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 31

25 miles from Worcester

Mount Wachusett Community College
M
Gardner, MA
Mount Wachusett Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,187enrollment
  • $8,096net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.5Avg GPA

Applications Due May 15

24 miles from Worcester

Regis College
R
Weston, MA
 
Regis College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,460enrollment
  • $32,683net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Worcester

Wellesley College
W
Wellesley, MA
Wellesley College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#20 Best Colleges in America

  • 2,280enrollment
  • $21,614net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1520SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

26 miles from Worcester

Babson College
B
Wellesley, MA
Babson College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 3,340enrollment
  • $31,559net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.79Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

28 miles from Worcester

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,762enrollment
  • $9,042net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Worcester

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

28 miles from Worcester

FAQ's

The closest community college is Quinsigamond Community College and is 3.2 miles from Worcester. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Quinsigamond Community College are $5,830 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Quinsigamond 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.