Colleges Near Providence
Colleges and universities near me in the Providence, Rhode Island area
There are 165 colleges within 100 miles of Providence. Located in Rhode Island with a population of 178,042, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Providence. The nearest college is Brown University at a distance of 0.8 miles from Providence 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 Providence.
The closest community college is Community College of Rhode Island and is 8.3 miles from Providence. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.
Tuition and fees at Community College of Rhode Island are $4,564 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.
Community College of Rhode Island 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.