Colleges Near Rochester

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

There are 34 colleges within 50 miles of Rochester enrolling a total of 209,562 students.

Located in New Hampshire with a population of 29,752, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Rochester. The nearest college is University of New Hampshire Main Campus in Durham at a distance of 11.5 miles from Rochester. Driving time to these schools from Rochester should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Saint Anselm College in Manchester. 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 Rochester.

34 results found

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

12 miles from Rochester

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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

18 miles from Rochester

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

19 miles from Rochester

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

24 miles from Rochester

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NHTI Concord's Community College
N
Concord, NH
 
NHTI Concord's Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,478enrollment
  • $16,048net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Rochester

Granite State College
G
Concord, NH
 
Granite State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,025enrollment
  • $12,905net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Rochester

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

27 miles from Rochester

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Lakes Region Community College
L
Laconia, NH
 
Lakes Region Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 729enrollment
  • $15,221net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Rochester

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

30 miles from Rochester

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Maine

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

32 miles from Rochester

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Hesser College
H
Manchester, NH
 
Hesser College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

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

34 miles from Rochester

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

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

33 miles from Rochester

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

32 miles from Rochester

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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

32 miles from Rochester

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

35 miles from Rochester

Saint Anselm College
S
Manchester, NH
Saint Anselm College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in New Hampshire

  • 2,024enrollment
  • $31,492net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1310SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA

34 miles from Rochester

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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

37 miles from Rochester

Maine College of Art
M
Portland, ME
 
Maine College of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 462enrollment
  • $30,796net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Rochester

FAQ's

The closest community college is Great Bay Community College and is 18.1 miles from Rochester. 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.