Colleges Near Big Rapids

Colleges and universities near me in the Big Rapids, Michigan area

There 34 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 231,339 students.

Located in Michigan with a population of 10,601, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Big Rapids. Driving time to these schools from Big Rapids should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Michigan State University in East Lansing. The largest college in the area is Michigan State University enrolling 50,351 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 Big Rapids.

34 results found

Ferris State University
F
Big Rapids, MI
Ferris State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 13,250enrollment
  • $12,973net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.29*Avg GPA

1 miles from Big Rapids

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Central Michigan University
C
Mount Pleasant, MI
Central Michigan University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 21,622enrollment
  • $14,675net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1200SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA

36 miles from Big Rapids

Montcalm Community College
M
Sidney, MI
 
Montcalm Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,667enrollment
  • $8,386net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Big Rapids

Mid Michigan Community College
M
Harrison, MI
 
Mid Michigan Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,802enrollment
  • $6,788net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Big Rapids

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Baker College of Cadillac
B
Cadillac, Michigan
 
Baker College of Cadillac

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,641enrollment
  • $13,285net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Big Rapids

Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College
S
Mount Pleasant, MI
 
Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 140enrollment
  • $6,601net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from Big Rapids

Alma College
A
Alma, MI
Alma College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,433enrollment
  • $22,086net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

46 miles from Big Rapids

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Baker College of Muskegon
B
Muskegon, Michigan
 
Baker College of Muskegon

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,020enrollment
  • $13,184net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Big Rapids

Muskegon Community College
M
Muskegon, MI
 
Muskegon Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,078enrollment
  • $4,395net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Big Rapids

Kuyper College
K
Grand Rapids, MI
 
Kuyper College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 161enrollment
  • $14,387net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 850-1050SAT range
  • 17-25ACT range
  • 3.18Avg GPA

47 miles from Big Rapids

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West Shore Community College
W
Scottville, MI
 
West Shore Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,042enrollment
  • $3,738net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Big Rapids

University of Phoenix West Michigan Campus
P
Walker, Michigan
 
University of Phoenix West Michigan Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 639enrollment
  • $18,908net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Big Rapids

Cornerstone University
C
Grand Rapids, MI
 
Cornerstone University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 2,131enrollment
  • $20,475net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 950-1180SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA

50 miles from Big Rapids

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Aquinas College
A
Grand Rapids, MI
Aquinas College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,758enrollment
  • $18,441net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1230SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA

52 miles from Big Rapids

Grand Rapids Community College
G
Grand Rapids, MI
Grand Rapids Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,788enrollment
  • $7,980net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Big Rapids

Compass College of Cinematic Arts
C
Grand Rapids, MI
 
Compass College of Cinematic Arts

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 129enrollment
  • $23,066net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Big Rapids

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Calvin College
C
Grand Rapids, MI
Calvin College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 3,732enrollment
  • $26,306net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1370SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

53 miles from Big Rapids

Grace Bible College
G
Wyoming, MI
 
Grace Bible College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,016enrollment
  • $13,904net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Big Rapids

FAQ's

The closest community college is Montcalm Community College and is 36.3 miles from Big Rapids. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Montcalm Community College are $4,530 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Montcalm 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.