Colleges Near Reading

Colleges and universities near me in the Reading, Pennsylvania area

There are 4 colleges in Reading and 92 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 370,913 students.

Located in Pennsylvania with a population of 88,082, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Reading. Driving time to these schools from Reading should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. The largest college in the area is Temple University enrolling 39,740 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 Reading.

92 results found

Reading Area Community College
R
Reading, PA
 
Reading Area Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,199enrollment
  • $9,542net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Reading

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Albright College
A
Reading, PA
 
Albright College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,934enrollment
  • $24,673net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

2 miles from Reading

Alvernia University
A
Reading, PA
Alvernia University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#46 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,792enrollment
  • $26,895net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 950-1130SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA

2 miles from Reading

Berks Technical Institute
B
Wyomissing, PA
 
Berks Technical Institute

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 777enrollment
  • $15,494net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Reading

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Penn State Berks
P
Reading, PA
 
Penn State Berks

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 2,578enrollment
  • $20,242net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1200SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.02Avg GPA

3 miles from Reading

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
K
Kutztown, PA
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 8,290enrollment
  • $20,278net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 970-1140SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.17Avg GPA

14 miles from Reading

Montgomery County Community College West Campus
M
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
 
Montgomery County Community College West Campus

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,250enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Reading

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Penn State Schuylkill
P
Schuylkill Haven, PA
 
Penn State Schuylkill

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 609enrollment
  • $13,780net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 890-1100SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.75Avg GPA

24 miles from Reading

University of Valley Forge
V
Phoenixville, PA
 
University of Valley Forge

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 659enrollment
  • $21,097net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Reading

Cedar Crest College
C
Allentown, PA
Cedar Crest College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#32 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 1,596enrollment
  • $21,174net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA

27 miles from Reading

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Lancaster Bible College
L
Lancaster, PA
 
Lancaster Bible College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#42 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,122enrollment
  • $21,312net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1200SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.31*Avg GPA

26 miles from Reading

Ursinus College
U
Collegeville, PA
Ursinus College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 1,435enrollment
  • $31,812net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1320SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.65*Avg GPA

27 miles from Reading

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

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 2,309enrollment
  • $24,472net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Reading

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Immaculata University
I
Immaculata, PA
Immaculata University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#23 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,448enrollment
  • $31,351net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

29 miles from Reading

Lehigh Carbon Community College
L
Schnecksville, PA
 
Lehigh Carbon Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,109enrollment
  • $5,574net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Reading

Muhlenberg College
M
Allentown, PA
Muhlenberg College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,340enrollment
  • $37,029net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1360SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

28 miles from Reading

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 251enrollment
  • $27,471net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Reading

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
T
Lancaster, PA
 
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,233enrollment
  • $5,339net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Reading

FAQ's

The closest community college is Reading Area Community College and is 0.6 miles from Reading. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Reading Area Community College are $5,640 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Reading Area 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.