Colleges Near Harrisburg

Colleges and universities near me in the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania area

There are 3 colleges in Harrisburg and 31 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 87,748 students.

Located in Pennsylvania with a population of 49,528, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Harrisburg. Driving time to these schools from Harrisburg should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Bucknell University in Lewisburg. The largest college in the area is Harrisburg Area Community College Harrisburg enrolling 18,081 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 Harrisburg.


31 results

Harrisburg Area Community College Harrisburg
H
Harrisburg, PA
 
Harrisburg Area Community College Harrisburg

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 18,081enrollment
  • $11,086net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Harrisburg

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
H
Harrisburg, PA
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 4,803enrollment
  • $8,249net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Harrisburg

University of Phoenix Harrisburg Campus
P
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
 
University of Phoenix Harrisburg Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 107enrollment
  • $17,774net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Harrisburg

Messiah College
M
Grantham, PA
Messiah College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 3,375enrollment
  • $28,867net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1310SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

10 miles from Harrisburg

Penn State Harrisburg
P
Middletown, PA
 
Penn State Harrisburg

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,933enrollment
  • -net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA

9 miles from Harrisburg

Dickinson College
D
Carlisle, PA
Dickinson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,399enrollment
  • $33,139net price
  • 40%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Harrisburg

Elizabethtown College
E
Elizabethtown, PA
 
Elizabethtown College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 1,687enrollment
  • $28,198net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.5*Avg GPA

18 miles from Harrisburg

Lebanon Valley College
L
Annville, PA
Lebanon Valley College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 1,922enrollment
  • $27,459net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1270SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.46*Avg GPA

20 miles from Harrisburg

Yorktowne Business Institute
Y
York, Pennsylvania
 
Yorktowne Business Institute

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 260enrollment
  • $17,013net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Harrisburg

Penn State York
P
York, PA
 
Penn State York

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 948enrollment
  • -net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Harrisburg

York College Pennsylvania
Y
York, PA
York College Pennsylvania

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#34 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 4,317enrollment
  • $21,396net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1210SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

24 miles from Harrisburg

Franklin and Marshall College
F
Lancaster, PA
Franklin and Marshall College

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

 

  • 2,309enrollment
  • $27,102net price
  • 30%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Harrisburg

Lancaster Bible College
L
Lancaster, PA
 
Lancaster Bible College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#47 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,122enrollment
  • $22,402net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 980-1180SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.31*Avg GPA

34 miles from Harrisburg

Millersville University of Pennsylvania
M
Millersville, PA
Millersville University of Pennsylvania

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 7,746enrollment
  • $21,505net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.21*Avg GPA

34 miles from Harrisburg

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design
P
Lancaster, PA
 
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 251enrollment
  • $26,927net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Harrisburg

Gettysburg College
G
Gettysburg, PA
Gettysburg College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,441enrollment
  • $34,720net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

36 miles from Harrisburg

Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
P
Lancaster, PA
Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,800enrollment
  • $31,064net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Harrisburg

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
S
Shippensburg, PA
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 6,381enrollment
  • $20,308net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 930-1150SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

37 miles from Harrisburg

FAQ's

The closest community college is Harrisburg Area Community College Harrisburg and is 1.5 miles from Harrisburg. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Harrisburg Area Community College Harrisburg are $6,833 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Harrisburg Area Community College Harrisburg 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.