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 115,829 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 29,710 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

 

  • 18,824enrollment
  • $6,453net 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

  • 2,536enrollment
  • $24,286net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.57Avg 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

0 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,565enrollment
  • $18,655net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 803-960SAT range
  • 14-18ACT range
  • 2.97Avg GPA

3 miles from Charlotte

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 80enrollment
  • -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

 

  • 1,681enrollment
  • $24,030net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.15Avg 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

#5 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 29,710enrollment
  • $15,200net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1290SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.82Avg 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

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,556enrollment
  • $21,817net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 970-1220SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA

12 miles from Charlotte

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 433enrollment
  • $15,200net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 970-1140SAT range
  • 19-22ACT range
  • 3.21*Avg GPA

20 miles from Charlotte

Davidson College
D
Davidson, NC
Davidson College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,843enrollment
  • $27,714net price
  • 18%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1485SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA

20 miles from Charlotte

Gaston College
G
Dallas, NC
 
Gaston College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,362enrollment
  • $8,396net 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

#6 Best Public Universities in South Carolina

  • 5,813enrollment
  • $19,115net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 950-1160SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA

22 miles from Charlotte

York Technical College
Y
Rock Hill, SC
 
York Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,253enrollment
  • $6,655net 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

 

  • 193enrollment
  • $15,617net 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

#15 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 3,689enrollment
  • $19,155net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 930-1130SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

27 miles from Charlotte

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,523enrollment
  • $9,273net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 910-1100SAT range
  • 15-20ACT 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.