Colleges Near Elon

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

There 33 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 153,908 students.

Located in North Carolina with a population of 9,419, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Elon. Driving time to these schools from Elon should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Duke University in Durham. The largest college in the area is University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill enrolling 30,011 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 Elon.


33 results

Elon University
E
Elon, NC
Elon University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 6,991enrollment
  • $36,564net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1320SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.99Avg GPA

0 miles from Elon

Alamance Community College
A
Graham, NC
 
Alamance Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,248enrollment
  • $16,225net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Elon

Bennett College for Women
B
Greensboro, NC
 
Bennett College for Women

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 534enrollment
  • $10,267net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.74*Avg GPA

15 miles from Elon

North Carolina A & T State University
N
Greensboro, NC
North Carolina A & T State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#13 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 12,142enrollment
  • $9,097net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 970-1150SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.68Avg GPA

15 miles from Elon

Greensboro College
G
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,026enrollment
  • $19,483net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 900-1100SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 3.15*Avg GPA

16 miles from Elon

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

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 20,106enrollment
  • $11,108net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1180SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

17 miles from Elon

Guilford College
G
Greensboro, NC
Guilford College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,576enrollment
  • $23,738net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 970-1170SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.16Avg GPA

21 miles from Elon

Rockingham Community College
R
Wentworth, NC
 
Rockingham Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,685enrollment
  • $3,688net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Elon

Laurel University
L
High Point, NC
 
Laurel University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 158enrollment
  • $19,269net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.16*Avg GPA

28 miles from Elon

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
N
Chapel Hill, NC
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#12 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 30,011enrollment
  • $10,085net price
  • 23%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1500SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 4.6Avg GPA

29 miles from Elon

Duke University
D
Durham, NC
Duke University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in America

  • 16,606enrollment
  • $24,386net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1480-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.94*Avg GPA

32 miles from Elon

Averett University
A
Danville, VA
Averett University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 961enrollment
  • $24,013net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 860-1060SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.17Avg GPA

33 miles from Elon

Danville Community College
D
Danville, VA
 
Danville Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,828enrollment
  • $7,955net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

33 miles from Elon

Averett University Non Traditional Programs
A
Danville, VA
 
Averett University Non Traditional Programs

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 612enrollment
  • $23,210net price
  • 24%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

33 miles from Elon

Randolph Community College
R
Asheboro, NC
 
Randolph Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,784enrollment
  • $7,120net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Elon

Durham Technical Community College
D
Durham, NC
 
Durham Technical Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,434enrollment
  • $8,245net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Elon

North Carolina Central University
N
Durham, NC
North Carolina Central University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 8,207enrollment
  • $13,755net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 890-1050SAT range
  • 17-19ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

35 miles from Elon

Piedmont Community College
P
Roxboro, NC
 
Piedmont Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,287enrollment
  • $6,287net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Elon

FAQ's

The closest community college is Alamance Community College and is 8.8 miles from Elon. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Alamance Community College are $2,492 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Alamance 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.