Colleges Near Albany

Colleges and universities near me in the Albany, New York area

There are 7 colleges in Albany and 28 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 89,572 students.

Located in New York with a population of 97,856, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Albany. Driving time to these schools from Albany should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts. The largest college in the area is SUNY at Albany enrolling 17,944 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 Albany.


28 results

Maria College of Albany
M
Albany, NY
 
Maria College of Albany

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 912enrollment
  • $12,659net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Albany

Mildred Elley School Albany Campus
M
Albany, NY
 
Mildred Elley School Albany Campus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 422enrollment
  • $19,121net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Albany

The College of Saint Rose
S
Albany, NY
 
The College of Saint Rose

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,983enrollment
  • $23,047net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

1 miles from Albany

Bryant and Stratton College Albany
B
Albany, NY
 
Bryant and Stratton College Albany

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 419enrollment
  • $8,902net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Albany

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
A
Albany, NY
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 1,331enrollment
  • $30,358net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

1 miles from Albany

Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
M
Albany, NY
 
Memorial Hospital School of Nursing

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 114enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Albany

SUNY at Albany
A
Albany, NY
SUNY at Albany

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 17,944enrollment
  • $16,769net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1250SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

2 miles from Albany

Siena College
S
Loudonville, NY
Siena College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 3,221enrollment
  • $27,997net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

4 miles from Albany

Hudson Valley Community College
H
Troy, NY
Hudson Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,896enrollment
  • $8,340net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Albany

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
R
Troy, NY
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 7,895enrollment
  • $41,006net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1490SAT range
  • 28-34ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA

7 miles from Albany

The Sage Colleges
S
Troy, NY
The Sage Colleges

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,633enrollment
  • $23,659net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

7 miles from Albany

Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing
S
Troy, NY
 
Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 130enrollment
  • -net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Albany

Ellis School of Nursing
E
Schenectady, NY
 
Ellis School of Nursing

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 105enrollment
  • -net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Albany

Schenectady County Community College
S
Schenectady, NY
 
Schenectady County Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 5,231enrollment
  • $5,511net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Albany

Union College
U
Schenectady, NY
Union College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 2,197enrollment
  • $39,527net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1420SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

12 miles from Albany

Berkshire Community College
B
Pittsfield, MA
 
Berkshire Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,696enrollment
  • $8,793net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Albany

Williams College
W
Williamstown, MA
Williams College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#13 Best Colleges in America

  • 2,149enrollment
  • $17,303net price
  • 13%acceptance rate
  • 1410-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.94*Avg GPA

30 miles from Albany

Columbia Greene Community College
C
Hudson, NY
 
Columbia Greene Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,584enrollment
  • $5,874net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Albany

FAQ's

The closest community college is Hudson Valley Community College and is 6.3 miles from Albany. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Hudson Valley Community College are $5,962 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Hudson Valley 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.