The Best Cincinnati Colleges

Cincinnati, Ohio area Colleges

There are 18 ranked colleges within the Cincinnati city limits and 46 colleges within a 50 mile radius. Area colleges collectively enroll a total of 159,615 students. If you're looking for a large school, University of Cincinnati Main Campus enrolls the most students with 38 currently taking classes. In terms of affordability, Sinclair Community College offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the Cincinnati area at $3,649 per year.

The top rated college in the area is University of Dayton in Dayton which is ranked #209 in the nation by CollegeSimply.

Also explore Cincinnati area public, private, four year, public four year, community and junior colleges.

The Cincinnati area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like University of Dayton, Xavier University, Miami University and University of Cincinnati Main Campus.


46 results

University of Dayton
D
Dayton, OH
University of Dayton

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 11,650enrollment
  • $32,768net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

45 miles from Cincinnati

Xavier University
X
Cincinnati, OH
Xavier University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 7,061enrollment
  • $34,945net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.7Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

2 miles from Cincinnati

Miami University
M
Oxford, OH
Miami University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 18,880enrollment
  • $24,345net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1370SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.85Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

28 miles from Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati Main Campus
C
Cincinnati, OH
University of Cincinnati Main Campus

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Ohio

  • 40,826enrollment
  • $22,767net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1330SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 11

1 miles from Cincinnati

College of Mount St. Joseph
M
Cincinnati, OH
 
College of Mount St. Joseph

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#21 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 2,031enrollment
  • $18,646net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 950-1140SAT range
  • 20-24ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

8 miles from Cincinnati

Northern Kentucky University
N
Highland Heights, KY
Northern Kentucky University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 16,211enrollment
  • $9,664net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 960-1190SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

8 miles from Cincinnati

Wilmington College
W
Wilmington, OH
 
Wilmington College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#25 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

  • 1,165enrollment
  • $21,768net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 950-1170SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.47Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

42 miles from Cincinnati

Gateway Community and Technical College
G
Florence, KY
 
Gateway Community and Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,299enrollment
  • $7,873net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.94Avg GPA

14 miles from Cincinnati

Brown Mackie College Northern Kentucky
B
Fort Mitchell, KY
 
Brown Mackie College Northern Kentucky

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 87enrollment
  • $19,059net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Cincinnati

Thomas More College
T
Crestview Hills, KY
 
Thomas More College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,037enrollment
  • $20,868net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

9 miles from Cincinnati

Antonelli College Cincinnati
A
Cincinnati, OH
 
Antonelli College Cincinnati

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 56enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Cincinnati

Art Academy of Cincinnati
A
Cincinnati, OH
Art Academy of Cincinnati

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 235enrollment
  • $24,933net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

2 miles from Cincinnati

Chatfield College
C
Saint Martin, OH
 
Chatfield College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 170enrollment
  • $13,562net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Cincinnati

The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences
C
Cincinnati, OH
 
The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,015enrollment
  • $17,501net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1110SAT range
  • 19-22ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Cincinnati

Cincinnati Christian University
C
Cincinnati, OH
 
Cincinnati Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 776enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.08Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

3 miles from Cincinnati

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science
C
Cincinnati, OH
 
Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 84enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Cincinnati

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
C
Cincinnati, OH
 
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,873enrollment
  • $4,288net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati Clermont College
C
Batavia, OH
 
University of Cincinnati Clermont College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,504enrollment
  • $8,152net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.97Avg GPA

17 miles from Cincinnati