Colleges Near Independence

Colleges and universities near me in the Independence, Missouri area

There are 2 colleges in Independence and 39 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 153,879 students.

Located in Missouri with a population of 116,830, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Independence. Driving time to these schools from Independence should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. The largest college in the area is University of Kansas enrolling 27,690 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 Independence.

39 results found

Metropolitan Community College Blue River
M
Independence, Missouri
 
Metropolitan Community College Blue River

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,583enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Independence

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National American University Independence
N
Independence, MO
 
National American University Independence

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 83enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Independence

Vatterott College Kansas City
V
Kansas City, MO
 
Vatterott College Kansas City

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 260enrollment
  • $19,291net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Independence

Metropolitan Community College Business & Technology
M
Kansas City, Missouri
 
Metropolitan Community College Business & Technology

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 852enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Independence

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National American University Zona Rosa
N
Kansas City, MO
 
National American University Zona Rosa

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 149enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Independence

Kansas City Art Institute
K
Kansas City, MO
 
Kansas City Art Institute

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 672enrollment
  • $28,135net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA

13 miles from Independence

Metropolitan Community College Longview
M
Lees Summit, MO
 
Metropolitan Community College Longview

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 16,351enrollment
  • $7,083net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Independence

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University of Missouri Kansas City
M
Kansas City, MO
University of Missouri Kansas City

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Missouri

  • 16,375enrollment
  • $14,864net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1340SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

13 miles from Independence

William Jewell College
W
Liberty, MO
William Jewell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 808enrollment
  • $20,916net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1270SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA

12 miles from Independence

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
M
Kansas City, MO
 
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,797enrollment
  • $14,635net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 960-1060SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Independence

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Metropolitan Community College Penn Valley
M
Kansas City, Missouri
 
Metropolitan Community College Penn Valley

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,409enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Independence

Research College of Nursing
R
Kansas City, MO
 
Research College of Nursing

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 363enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Independence

Rockhurst University
R
Kansas City, MO
Rockhurst University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 3,145enrollment
  • $23,291net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1260SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

12 miles from Independence

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Colorado Technical University Kansas City
C
North Kansas City, Missouri
 
Colorado Technical University Kansas City

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 713enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Independence

National American University Lee's Summit
N
Lee Summit, MO
 
National American University Lee's Summit

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 154enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Independence

Donnelly College
D
Kansas City, KS
 
Donnelly College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 364enrollment
  • $8,059net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Independence

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Pinnacle Career Institute South Kansas City
P
Kansas City, MO
 
Pinnacle Career Institute South Kansas City

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 221enrollment
  • $18,569net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Independence

Metropolitan Community College Maple Woods
M
Kansas City, Missouri
 
Metropolitan Community College Maple Woods

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,332enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Independence

FAQ's

The closest community college is Metropolitan Community College Blue River and is 0.6 miles from Independence. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Metropolitan Community College Blue River are $4,710 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Metropolitan Community College Blue River 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.