Colleges Near Morganton

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

There 23 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 82,488 students.

Located in North Carolina with a population of 16,918, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Morganton. Driving time to these schools from Morganton should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of North Carolina at Asheville in Asheville. The largest college in the area is Appalachian State University enrolling 19,108 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 Morganton.


23 results

Western Piedmont Community College
W
Morganton, NC
 
Western Piedmont Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,779enrollment
  • $4,914net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Morganton

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute
C
Hudson, NC
 
Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,581enrollment
  • $2,667net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Morganton

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,105enrollment
  • $4,957net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Morganton

Lenoir Rhyne University
L
Hickory, NC
Lenoir Rhyne University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 2,700enrollment
  • $19,034net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 970-1170SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

21 miles from Morganton

Mayland Community College
M
Spruce Pine, NC
 
Mayland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,082enrollment
  • $9,110net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Morganton

Catawba Valley Community College
C
Hickory, NC
 
Catawba Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,610enrollment
  • $8,006net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Morganton

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,520enrollment
  • $9,674net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Morganton

Isothermal Community College
I
Spindale, NC
 
Isothermal Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,941enrollment
  • $5,230net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Morganton

Lees McRae College
L
Banner Elk, NC
 
Lees McRae College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 966enrollment
  • $22,357net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA

31 miles from Morganton

Appalachian State University
A
Boone, NC
Appalachian State University

Public 4 Year

7 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 19,108enrollment
  • $10,525net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1270SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 4.05Avg GPA

32 miles from Morganton

Cleveland Community College
C
Shelby, NC
 
Cleveland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,551enrollment
  • $4,461net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Morganton

Gardner Webb University
G
Boiling Springs, NC
Gardner Webb University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 3,598enrollment
  • $21,217net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 970-1180SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

34 miles from Morganton

Montreat College
M
Montreat, NC
 
Montreat College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 921enrollment
  • $23,142net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 922-1150SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA

34 miles from Morganton

Wilkes Community College
W
Wilkesboro, NC
 
Wilkes Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,601enrollment
  • $3,348net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Morganton

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

41 miles from Morganton

Warren Wilson College
W
Swannanoa, NC
 
Warren Wilson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 741enrollment
  • $24,959net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1315SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

43 miles from Morganton

Mitchell Community College
M
Statesville, NC
 
Mitchell Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,164enrollment
  • $7,807net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Morganton

Mars Hill University
M
Mars Hill, NC
Mars Hill University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,154enrollment
  • $14,967net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 940-1130SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

48 miles from Morganton

FAQ's

The closest community college is Western Piedmont Community College and is 1.4 miles from Morganton. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Western Piedmont Community College are $2,577 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Western 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.