Colleges Near Asheville

Colleges and universities near me in the Asheville, North Carolina area

There are 3 colleges in Asheville and 20 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 59,034 students.

Located in North Carolina with a population of 83,393, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Asheville. Driving time to these schools from Asheville should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. The largest college in the area is Western Carolina University enrolling 11,639 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 Asheville.

20 results found

Asheville Buncombe Technical Community College
A
Asheville, NC
 
Asheville Buncombe Technical Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,892enrollment
  • $8,120net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

0 miles from Asheville

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University of North Carolina at Asheville
N
Asheville, NC
University of North Carolina at Asheville

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 3,762enrollment
  • $12,235net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.98Avg GPA

3 miles from Asheville

South College Asheville
S
Asheville, NC
 
South College Asheville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 352enrollment
  • $31,683net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Asheville

Warren Wilson College
W
Swannanoa, NC
 
Warren Wilson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 741enrollment
  • $29,477net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1280SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

7 miles from Asheville

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Montreat College
M
Montreat, NC
 
Montreat College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 921enrollment
  • $21,413net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 920-1140SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA

15 miles from Asheville

Mars Hill University
M
Mars Hill, NC
Mars Hill University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,154enrollment
  • $17,197net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 920-1130SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

18 miles from Asheville

Blue Ridge Community College
B
Flat Rock, NC
 
Blue Ridge Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,186enrollment
  • $7,805net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Asheville

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Haywood Community College
H
Clyde, NC
 
Haywood Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,627enrollment
  • $7,866net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

21 miles from Asheville

Brevard College
B
Brevard, NC
Brevard College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 702enrollment
  • $21,204net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.97Avg GPA

25 miles from Asheville

McDowell Technical Community College
M
Marion, NC
 
McDowell Technical Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,105enrollment
  • $5,616net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Asheville

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North Greenville University
N
Tigerville, SC
North Greenville University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 2,578enrollment
  • $16,821net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 850-1320SAT range
  • 21-30ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

36 miles from Asheville

Guilford Technical Community College
G
Jamestown, NC
 
Guilford Technical Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,520enrollment
  • $9,488net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Asheville

Isothermal Community College
I
Spindale, NC
 
Isothermal Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,941enrollment
  • $7,768net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Asheville

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Mayland Community College
M
Spruce Pine, NC
 
Mayland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,082enrollment
  • $7,226net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from Asheville

Southwestern Community College
S
Sylva, NC
 
Southwestern Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,366enrollment
  • $6,586net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Asheville

Western Carolina University
W
Cullowhee, NC
Western Carolina University

Public 4 Year

9 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 11,639enrollment
  • $14,456net price
  • 40%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1210SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

40 miles from Asheville

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Tusculum College
T
Greeneville, TN
Tusculum College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,735enrollment
  • $16,881net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 960-1120SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

43 miles from Asheville

Furman University
F
Greenville, SC
Furman University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 2,947enrollment
  • $32,951net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1410SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.74*Avg GPA

45 miles from Asheville

FAQ's

The closest community college is Asheville Buncombe Technical Community College and is 0.2 miles from Asheville. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Asheville Buncombe Technical Community College are $2,632 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Asheville Buncombe Technical 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.