Colleges Near Schenectady

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

There are 3 colleges in Schenectady and 27 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 87,365 students.

Located in New York with a population of 66,135, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Schenectady. Driving time to these schools from Schenectady 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 Schenectady.


27 results

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

1 miles from Schenectady

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

1 miles from Schenectady

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

1 miles from Schenectady

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

9 miles from Schenectady

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

9 miles from Schenectady

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

12 miles from Schenectady

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

11 miles from Schenectady

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

11 miles from Schenectady

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

13 miles from Schenectady

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

13 miles from Schenectady

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

12 miles from Schenectady

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

14 miles from Schenectady

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

14 miles from Schenectady

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

13 miles from Schenectady

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

14 miles from Schenectady

Skidmore College
S
Saratoga Springs, NY
Skidmore College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Value Colleges in New York

  • 2,613enrollment
  • $23,589net price
  • 30%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1400SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.75*Avg GPA

21 miles from Schenectady

SUNY Empire State College
S
Saratoga Springs, NY
SUNY Empire State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,424enrollment
  • $11,696net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

21 miles from Schenectady

Fulton Montgomery Community College
F
Johnstown, NY
 
Fulton Montgomery Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,451enrollment
  • $8,944net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Schenectady

FAQ's

The closest community college is Schenectady County Community College and is 1.5 miles from Schenectady. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Schenectady County Community College are $5,212 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Schenectady County 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.