Colleges Near Philadelphia

Colleges and universities near me in the Philadelphia, Mississippi area

There are 23 colleges within 100 miles of Philadelphia enrolling a total of 129,485 students.

Located in Mississippi with a population of 7,477, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Philadelphia. The nearest college is East Central Community College in Decatur at a distance of 23.1 miles from Philadelphia. Driving time to these schools from Philadelphia should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The largest college in the area is The University of Alabama enrolling 38,390 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 Philadelphia.

23 results found

East Central Community College
E
Decatur, MS
 
East Central Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,603enrollment
  • $5,014net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Philadelphia

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Meridian Community College
M
Meridian, MS
 
Meridian Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,494enrollment
  • $5,846net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Philadelphia

East Mississippi Community College
E
Scooba, MS
 
East Mississippi Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,000enrollment
  • $5,805net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Philadelphia

Holmes Community College
H
Goodman, MS
 
Holmes Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,678enrollment
  • $5,334net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Philadelphia

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Mississippi State University
M
Mississippi State, MS
Mississippi State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 21,974enrollment
  • $16,056net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1330SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA

47 miles from Philadelphia

University of West Alabama
W
Livingston, AL
 
University of West Alabama

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Alabama

  • 5,200enrollment
  • $13,326net price
  • 40%acceptance rate
  • 860-1020SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.16*Avg GPA

56 miles from Philadelphia

Mississippi University for Women
M
Columbus, MS
 
Mississippi University for Women

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 2,711enrollment
  • $10,783net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1110SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.27*Avg GPA

64 miles from Philadelphia

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University of Phoenix Jackson Campus
P
Flowood, MS
 
University of Phoenix Jackson Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 34enrollment
  • $17,323net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

63 miles from Philadelphia

Antonelli College Jackson
A
Jackson, MS
 
Antonelli College Jackson

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 193enrollment
  • $22,207net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

66 miles from Philadelphia

Tougaloo College
T
Tougaloo, MS
 
Tougaloo College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Mississippi

  • 736enrollment
  • $9,814net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 790-1100SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.17*Avg GPA

66 miles from Philadelphia

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Belhaven University
B
Jackson, MS
 
Belhaven University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,205enrollment
  • $17,783net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA

69 miles from Philadelphia

Millsaps College
M
Jackson, MS
Millsaps College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Mississippi

  • 865enrollment
  • $23,413net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

69 miles from Philadelphia

Jackson State University
J
Jackson, MS
Jackson State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

  • 7,250enrollment
  • $14,116net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 850-1070SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.93Avg GPA

71 miles from Philadelphia

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Southeastern Baptist College
S
Laurel, MS
 
Southeastern Baptist College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 72enrollment
  • $3,533net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

71 miles from Philadelphia

Mississippi College
M
Clinton, MS
Mississippi College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Mississippi

  • 5,103enrollment
  • $17,098net price
  • 38%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA

77 miles from Philadelphia

Jones County Junior College
J
Ellisville, MS
 
Jones County Junior College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,496enrollment
  • $5,914net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

82 miles from Philadelphia

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Hinds Community College
H
Raymond, MS
 
Hinds Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,521enrollment
  • $4,879net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

83 miles from Philadelphia

Mississippi Valley State University
M
Itta Bena, MS
 
Mississippi Valley State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,285enrollment
  • $13,419net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 15-19ACT range
  • 2.74Avg GPA

87 miles from Philadelphia

FAQ's

The closest community college is East Central Community College and is 23.1 miles from Philadelphia. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at East Central Community College are $2,870 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

East Central 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.