Colleges Near Athens

Colleges and universities near me in the Athens, Tennessee area

There 51 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 232,577 students.

Located in Tennessee with a population of 13,458, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Athens. Driving time to these schools from Athens should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is The University of Tennessee in Knoxville. The largest college in the area is The University of Tennessee enrolling 28,894 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 Athens.

51 results found

Tennessee Wesleyan College
T
Athens, TN
 
Tennessee Wesleyan College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,008enrollment
  • $12,557net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 920-1160SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

1 miles from Athens

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Hiwassee College
H
Madisonville, TN
 
Hiwassee College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 253enrollment
  • $13,071net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1090SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Athens

Bryan College
B
Dayton, TN
 
Bryan College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,363enrollment
  • $15,409net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 970-1260SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Athens

Cleveland State Community College
C
Cleveland, TN
 
Cleveland State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,264enrollment
  • $5,432net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from Athens

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Lee University
L
Cleveland, TN
Lee University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 5,386enrollment
  • $16,928net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 960-1220SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA

25 miles from Athens

Roane State Community College
R
Harriman, TN
 
Roane State Community College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 5,688enrollment
  • $8,458net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Athens

Southern Adventist University
S
Collegedale, TN
 
Southern Adventist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,942enrollment
  • $21,511net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Athens

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Maryville College
M
Maryville, TN
Maryville College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,146enrollment
  • $18,597net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 910-1160SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.45Avg GPA

41 miles from Athens

Pellissippi State Community College
P
Knoxville, TN
 
Pellissippi State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,894enrollment
  • $6,627net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Athens

University of Phoenix Knoxville
P
Knoxville, Tennessee
 
University of Phoenix Knoxville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 27enrollment
  • $18,214net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Athens

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Chattanooga State Community College
C
Chattanooga, TN
 
Chattanooga State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,241enrollment
  • $7,062net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Athens

Miller Motte Technical College Chattanooga
M
Chattanooga, TN
 
Miller Motte Technical College Chattanooga

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 526enrollment
  • $21,102net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Athens

Tri County Community College
T
Murphy, NC
 
Tri County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 963enrollment
  • $6,899net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Athens

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University of Phoenix Chattanooga Campus
P
Chattanooga, Tennessee
 
University of Phoenix Chattanooga Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 487enrollment
  • $18,784net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Athens

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers
C
Chattanooga, TN
 
Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 283enrollment
  • $22,041net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Athens

Virginia College School of Business and Health
V
Chattanooga, TN
 
Virginia College School of Business and Health

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 327enrollment
  • $28,851net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

46 miles from Athens

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
T
Chattanooga, TN
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Tennessee

  • 11,638enrollment
  • $14,706net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 990-1210SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

48 miles from Athens

Tennessee Temple University
T
Chattanooga, Tennessee
 
Tennessee Temple University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 730enrollment
  • $14,115net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Athens

FAQ's

The closest community college is Cleveland State Community College and is 23.3 miles from Athens. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Cleveland State Community College are $4,235 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.