Colleges Near Portsmouth

Colleges and universities near me in the Portsmouth, New Hampshire area

There 37 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 245,461 students.

Located in New Hampshire with a population of 20,779, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Portsmouth. Driving time to these schools from Portsmouth should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. The largest college in the area is Southern New Hampshire University enrolling 104,068 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 Portsmouth.

37 results found

Great Bay Community College
G
Portsmouth, NH
 
Great Bay Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,887enrollment
  • $14,932net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Portsmouth

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University of New Hampshire Main Campus
N
Durham, NH
University of New Hampshire Main Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in New Hampshire

  • 15,298enrollment
  • $22,888net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1270SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.55*Avg GPA

9 miles from Portsmouth

York County Community College
Y
Wells, ME
 
York County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,632enrollment
  • $8,797net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Portsmouth

Northern Essex Community College
N
Haverhill, MA
 
Northern Essex Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,233enrollment
  • $9,023net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Portsmouth

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Chester College of New England
C
Chester, New Hampshire
 
Chester College of New England

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 145enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Portsmouth

Landing School of Boat Building and Design
L
Arundel, ME
 
Landing School of Boat Building and Design

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 61enrollment
  • $28,465net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Portsmouth

Zion Bible College
Z
Haverhill, MA
 
Zion Bible College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 343enrollment
  • $22,661net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.94Avg GPA

25 miles from Portsmouth

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Gordon College
G
Wenham, MA
Gordon College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 1,955enrollment
  • $30,888net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1280SAT range
  • 22-30ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

33 miles from Portsmouth

Merrimack College
M
North Andover, MA
Merrimack College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,643enrollment
  • $33,202net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

32 miles from Portsmouth

University of New England
N
Biddeford, ME
 
University of New England

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Maine

  • 8,010enrollment
  • $33,204net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA

34 miles from Portsmouth

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North Shore Community College
N
Danvers, MA
 
North Shore Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,763enrollment
  • $7,679net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

33 miles from Portsmouth

Southern New Hampshire University
S
Manchester, NH
Southern New Hampshire University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 104,068enrollment
  • $39,638net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

34 miles from Portsmouth

Endicott College
E
Beverly, MA
Endicott College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,794enrollment
  • $35,097net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

35 miles from Portsmouth

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Montserrat College of Art
M
Beverly, MA
 
Montserrat College of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 367enrollment
  • $28,777net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Portsmouth

Hesser College
H
Manchester, NH
 
Hesser College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 751enrollment
  • $11,834net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Portsmouth

University of New Hampshire at Manchester
N
Manchester, NH
 
University of New Hampshire at Manchester

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in New Hampshire

  • 750enrollment
  • $15,097net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1190SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA

35 miles from Portsmouth

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New Hampshire Institute of Art
N
Manchester, NH
 
New Hampshire Institute of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 337enrollment
  • $28,499net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Portsmouth

Manchester Community College
M
Manchester, NH
 
Manchester Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,574enrollment
  • $14,117net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Portsmouth

FAQ's

The closest community college is Great Bay Community College and is 5.7 miles from Portsmouth. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Great Bay Community College are $7,680 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Great 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.