Colleges Near Swarthmore

Colleges and universities near me in the Swarthmore, Pennsylvania area

There 88 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 447,552 students.

Located in Pennsylvania with a population of 6,194, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Swarthmore. Driving time to these schools from Swarthmore should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey. 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 Swarthmore.


88 results

Swarthmore College
S
Swarthmore, PA
Swarthmore College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#15 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 1,559enrollment
  • $19,759net price
  • 9%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1540SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA

0 miles from Swarthmore

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology
P
Media, PA
 
Pennsylvania Institute of Technology

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 404enrollment
  • $16,787net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Swarthmore

Widener University Main Campus
W
Chester, PA
 
Widener University Main Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#31 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 6,621enrollment
  • $31,666net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1210SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

3 miles from Swarthmore

Delaware County Community College
D
Media, PA
Delaware County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,314enrollment
  • $10,472net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Swarthmore

Neumann University
N
Aston, PA
 
Neumann University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#48 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,598enrollment
  • $24,076net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 920-1090SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 2.88Avg GPA

5 miles from Swarthmore

Penn State Brandywine
P
Media, PA
Penn State Brandywine

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,351enrollment
  • -net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Swarthmore

Bryn Mawr College
B
Bryn Mawr, PA
Bryn Mawr College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,690enrollment
  • $33,716net price
  • 33%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.85*Avg GPA

9 miles from Swarthmore

Haverford College
H
Haverford, PA
Haverford College

Private 4 Year

7 reviews

#22 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 1,310enrollment
  • $22,837net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1540SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA

8 miles from Swarthmore

Drexel University
D
Philadelphia, PA
Drexel University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 24,634enrollment
  • $38,025net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1390SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

9 miles from Swarthmore

Harcum College
H
Bryn Mawr, PA
 
Harcum College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,343enrollment
  • $22,261net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Swarthmore

University of Pennsylvania
P
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#16 Best Colleges in America

  • 25,860enrollment
  • $24,771net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1450-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA

9 miles from Swarthmore

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,231enrollment
  • $34,888net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1310SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

8 miles from Swarthmore

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 335enrollment
  • $31,927net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Swarthmore

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary Overbrook
S
Wynnewood, PA
 
Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary Overbrook

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 227enrollment
  • $32,724net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Swarthmore

Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia
T
Philadelphia, PA
 
Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 123enrollment
  • $9,795net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Swarthmore

Rosemont College
R
Rosemont, PA
 
Rosemont College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 945enrollment
  • $22,680net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 980-1130SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

9 miles from Swarthmore

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 7,589enrollment
  • $35,242net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

9 miles from Swarthmore

Cabrini College
C
Radnor, PA
Cabrini College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#37 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,285enrollment
  • $22,475net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1180SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

11 miles from Swarthmore

FAQ's

The closest community college is Delaware County Community College and is 5 miles from Swarthmore. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Delaware County Community College are $5,810 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Delaware County 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.