Colleges Near Philadelphia

Colleges and universities near me in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area

There are 310 colleges within 100 miles of Philadelphia. Driving time to these schools from Philadelphia should be less than 2 hours . Located in Pennsylvania with a population of 1,526,006, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Philadelphia. The nearest college is La Salle University at a distance of 2.3 miles from Philadelphia center. 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 Philadelphia. Additionally, you can explore a list of majors offered at Philadelphia area colleges.

310 results found

La Salle University
L
Philadelphia, PA
La Salle University

Private 4 Year

81% acceptance rate

  • 5,191enrollment
  • $26,276net price
  • $30,710tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

2 miles from Philadelphia

Temple University
T
Philadelphia, PA
Temple University

Public 4 Year

59% acceptance rate

  • 39,740enrollment
  • $22,940net price
  • $16,970tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

2 miles from Philadelphia

Rutgers University Camden
R
Camden, NJ
Rutgers University Camden

Public 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 7,171enrollment
  • $12,399net price
  • $14,835tuition
  • 1000-1180SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.23*Avg GPA

4 miles from Philadelphia

Community College of Philadelphia
C
Philadelphia, PA
Community College of Philadelphia

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 16,672enrollment
  • $6,521net price
  • $5,652tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Philadelphia

Drexel University
D
Philadelphia, PA
Drexel University

Private 4 Year

77% acceptance rate

  • 24,634enrollment
  • $40,977net price
  • $53,244tuition
  • 1170-1380SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

5 miles from Philadelphia

Gratz College
G
Melrose Park, PA
 
Gratz College

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 332enrollment
  • -net price
  • $19,772tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Philadelphia

Hussian School of Art
H
Philadelphia, PA
 
Hussian School of Art

Private 2 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 81enrollment
  • $20,577net price
  • $21,990tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Philadelphia

Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute
M
Philadelphia, PA
 
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute

Private 2 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 8enrollment
  • $11,622net price
  • $12,097tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Philadelphia

Moore College of Art and Design
M
Philadelphia, PA
Moore College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

52% acceptance rate

  • 397enrollment
  • $38,073net price
  • $41,424tuition
  • 1090-1270SAT range
  • 22-31ACT range
  • 3.26*Avg GPA

4 miles from Philadelphia

Manor College
M
Jenkintown, PA
Manor College

Private 2 Year

94% acceptance rate

  • 747enrollment
  • $15,662net price
  • $17,179tuition
  • 800-1000SAT range
  • 14-16ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Philadelphia

Peirce College
P
Philadelphia, PA
 
Peirce College

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 1,357enrollment
  • $8,932net price
  • $15,060tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Philadelphia

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
P
Philadelphia, PA
 
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Private 4 Year

90% acceptance rate

  • 273enrollment
  • $36,688net price
  • $38,878tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Philadelphia

Philadelphia University
P
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia University

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 3,746enrollment
  • $28,510net price
  • $39,280tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA

3 miles from Philadelphia

University of Pennsylvania
P
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania

Private 4 Year

8% acceptance rate

  • 25,860enrollment
  • $24,539net price
  • $55,584tuition
  • 1420-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA

5 miles from Philadelphia

The University of the Arts
t
Philadelphia, PA
The University of the Arts

Private 4 Year

75% acceptance rate

  • 1,914enrollment
  • $39,322net price
  • $44,930tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Philadelphia

University of the Sciences
t
Philadelphia, PA
University of the Sciences

Private 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 2,231enrollment
  • $33,444net price
  • $25,000tuition
  • 1120-1310SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

6 miles from Philadelphia

The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College
R
Philadelphia, PA
 
The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College

Private 4 Year

93% acceptance rate

  • 335enrollment
  • $30,684net price
  • $23,550tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Philadelphia

Saint Joseph's University
S
Philadelphia, PA
Saint Joseph's University

Private 4 Year

76% acceptance rate

  • 7,589enrollment
  • $35,290net price
  • $44,974tuition
  • 1120-1290SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

6 miles from Philadelphia

FAQ's

The closest community college is Community College of Philadelphia and is 3.7 miles from Philadelphia. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Community College of Philadelphia are $5,652 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Community College of Philadelphia 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.