Colleges Near Salem

Colleges and universities near me in the Salem, Oregon area

There are 3 colleges in Salem and 26 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 142,895 students.

Located in Oregon with a population of 154,637, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Salem. Driving time to these schools from Salem should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Reed College in Portland. The largest college in the area is Oregon State University enrolling 30,986 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 Salem.


26 results

Willamette University
W
Salem, OR
Willamette University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 2,363enrollment
  • $36,223net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

1 miles from Salem

Chemeketa Community College
C
Salem, OR
Chemeketa Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,151enrollment
  • $4,333net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Salem

Corban University
C
Salem, OR
 
Corban University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 1,183enrollment
  • $22,160net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1240SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

4 miles from Salem

Western Oregon University
W
Monmouth, OR
Western Oregon University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Oregon

  • 5,185enrollment
  • $15,896net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 960-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

12 miles from Salem

Mount Angel Seminary
M
Saint Benedict, OR
 
Mount Angel Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 165enrollment
  • $33,065net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Salem

Linfield College McMinnville Campus
L
McMinnville, OR
 
Linfield College McMinnville Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Value Colleges in Oregon

  • 1,376enrollment
  • $29,521net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1230SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

21 miles from Salem

Linn Benton Community College
L
Albany, OR
 
Linn Benton Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,559enrollment
  • $8,583net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Salem

George Fox University
G
Newberg, OR
George Fox University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,941enrollment
  • $30,827net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1270SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

26 miles from Salem

Oregon State University
O
Corvallis, OR
Oregon State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Oregon

  • 30,986enrollment
  • $19,273net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1320SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

28 miles from Salem

Pioneer Pacific College
P
Wilsonville, OR
 
Pioneer Pacific College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 892enrollment
  • $20,105net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Salem

Clackamas Community College
C
Oregon City, OR
 
Clackamas Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,064enrollment
  • $5,448net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Salem

Marylhurst University
M
Marylhurst, OR
 
Marylhurst University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 743enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Salem

University of Phoenix Oregon Campus
P
Tigard, OR
 
University of Phoenix Oregon Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 19enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Salem

Portland Community College
P
Portland, OR
Portland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 27,046enrollment
  • $8,530net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Salem

Lewis & Clark College
L
Portland, OR
Lewis & Clark College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,396enrollment
  • $36,026net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1400SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA

40 miles from Salem

Pacific University
P
Forest Grove, OR
Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,938enrollment
  • $29,432net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1260SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

42 miles from Salem

Oregon College of Art and Craft
O
Portland, OR
 
Oregon College of Art and Craft

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 137enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

43 miles from Salem

DeVry University Oregon
D
Portland, Oregon
 
DeVry University Oregon

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 202enrollment
  • -net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Salem

FAQ's

The closest community college is Chemeketa Community College and is 4.4 miles from Salem. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Chemeketa Community College are $5,175 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Chemeketa 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.