Colleges Near Charlotte

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

There are 9 colleges in Charlotte and 30 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 112,938 students.

Located in North Carolina with a population of 731,424, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Charlotte. Driving time to these schools from Charlotte should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Davidson College in Davidson. The largest college in the area is University of North Carolina at Charlotte enrolling 30,146 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 Charlotte.


30 results

Central Piedmont Community College
C
Charlotte, NC
Central Piedmont Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 16,668enrollment
  • $6,652net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Charlotte

Queens University of Charlotte
Q
Charlotte, NC
Queens University of Charlotte

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 2,338enrollment
  • $25,756net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1230SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.41Estimated Avg GPA

1 miles from Charlotte

King's College
K
Charlotte, NC
 
King's College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 314enrollment
  • $15,794net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Charlotte

Johnson C Smith University
J
HBCU
Charlotte, NC
Johnson C Smith University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,306enrollment
  • $20,468net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 800-980SAT range
  • 13-18ACT range
  • 2.75Avg GPA

3 miles from Charlotte

New Life Theological Seminary
N
Charlotte, NC
 
New Life Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 182enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Charlotte

Johnson & Wales University Charlotte
J
Charlotte, NC
 
Johnson & Wales University Charlotte

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,396enrollment
  • $26,732net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Charlotte

DeVry University North Carolina
D
Charlotte, North Carolina
 
DeVry University North Carolina

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 825enrollment
  • -net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Charlotte

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 30,146enrollment
  • $16,029net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1280SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA

9 miles from Charlotte

University of Phoenix Charlotte Campus
P
Charlotte, North Carolina
 
University of Phoenix Charlotte Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,010enrollment
  • $17,975net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Charlotte

Belmont Abbey College
B
Belmont, NC
Belmont Abbey College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,467enrollment
  • $22,333net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 970-1180SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

12 miles from Charlotte

Cabarrus College of Health Sciences
C
Concord, NC
 
Cabarrus College of Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 526enrollment
  • $14,475net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 990-1085SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.21Estimated Avg GPA

20 miles from Charlotte

Davidson College
D
Davidson, NC
Davidson College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,983enrollment
  • $28,615net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1460SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.82Avg GPA

20 miles from Charlotte

Gaston College
G
Dallas, NC
 
Gaston College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,345enrollment
  • $12,942net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

21 miles from Charlotte

Winthrop University
W
Rock Hill, SC
Winthrop University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in South Carolina

  • 5,576enrollment
  • $19,300net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 940-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.98Avg GPA

22 miles from Charlotte

York Technical College
Y
Rock Hill, SC
 
York Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,178enrollment
  • $7,870net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

21 miles from Charlotte

Clinton Junior College
C
HBCU
Rock Hill, SC
 
Clinton Junior College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 119enrollment
  • $15,653net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Charlotte

Wingate University
W
Wingate, NC
Wingate University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,653enrollment
  • $20,594net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

27 miles from Charlotte

University of South Carolina Lancaster
S
Lancaster, SC
 
University of South Carolina Lancaster

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,810enrollment
  • $8,914net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 910-1090SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

33 miles from Charlotte

FAQ's

The closest community college is Central Piedmont Community College and is 0.6 miles from Charlotte. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Central Piedmont Community College are $2,792 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Central Piedmont 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.