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 options or not ready for a full four year program, consider local community colleges near Providence.

Filter Your Results







165 Results (0.28 seconds)
    • SAT Range 1420/1550
    • ACT Range 32/35
    • Average HS GPA 3.94*
    • Students: 10,257
    • Tuition:$55,466
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 8%
    • 1 miles from
    photo credit / license

    Brown University

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.12
    • Students: 7,360
    • Tuition:$32,441
    • Acceptance Rate 91%
    • 0 miles from
    • SAT Range 1180/1440
    • ACT Range 26/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 2,467
    • Tuition:$50,960
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 24%
    • 1 miles from
    photo credit / license

    Rhode Island School of Design

    • SAT Range 1210/1360
    • ACT Range 26/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.37
    • Students: 4,674
    • Tuition:$50,528
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 49%
    • 2 miles from
    • SAT Range 890/1100
    • ACT Range 16/20
    • Average HS GPA 3.08*
    • Students: 7,766
    • Tuition:$8,929
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 73%
    • 3 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 2,763
    • Tuition:$29,856
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 8 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.3
    • Students: 3,788
    • Tuition:$43,973
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • 9 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 14,539
    • Tuition:$4,564
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 8 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.23
    • Students: 4,860
    • Tuition:$34,522
    • Acceptance Rate 86%
    • 15 miles from
    • SAT Range 1180/1350
    • ACT Range 27/31
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 1,760
    • Tuition:$52,626
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 70%
    • 16 miles from

FAQ's

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.