Colleges Near Bristol

Colleges and universities near me in the Bristol, Tennessee area

There are 3 colleges in Bristol and 55 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 160,134 students.

Located in Tennessee with a population of 26,702, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Bristol. Driving time to these schools from Bristol should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. The largest college in the area is Appalachian State University enrolling 19,108 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 Bristol.

55 results found

King College
K
Bristol, TN
 
King College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,948enrollment
  • $18,197net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 950-1160SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

4 miles from Bristol

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Virginia Intermont College
V
Bristol, Virginia
 
Virginia Intermont College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#24 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 549enrollment
  • $24,154net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 870-1100SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.16Avg GPA

4 miles from Bristol

Southeast Culinary & Hospitality College
S
Bristol, Virginia
 
Southeast Culinary & Hospitality College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 72enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Bristol

Northeast State Community College
N
Blountville, TN
 
Northeast State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,139enrollment
  • $6,233net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Bristol

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Virginia Highlands Community College
V
Abingdon, VA
 
Virginia Highlands Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,387enrollment
  • $6,862net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Bristol

Milligan College
M
Milligan College, Tennessee
Milligan College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,208enrollment
  • $17,371net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1270SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

18 miles from Bristol

East Tennessee State University
E
Johnson City, TN
East Tennessee State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Tennessee

  • 14,317enrollment
  • $13,926net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 970-1180SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

20 miles from Bristol

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Emory and Henry College
E
Emory, VA
 
Emory and Henry College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,246enrollment
  • $20,257net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 980-1160SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

26 miles from Bristol

Lees McRae College
L
Banner Elk, NC
 
Lees McRae College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 966enrollment
  • $21,832net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA

33 miles from Bristol

The University of Virginia's College at Wise
V
Wise, VA
 
The University of Virginia's College at Wise

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 2,065enrollment
  • $11,418net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 950-1130SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

34 miles from Bristol

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Mountain Empire Community College
M
Big Stone Gap, VA
 
Mountain Empire Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,506enrollment
  • $6,752net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

36 miles from Bristol

Appalachian State University
A
Boone, NC
Appalachian State University

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 19,108enrollment
  • $10,473net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1270SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 4.05Avg GPA

39 miles from Bristol

Southwest Virginia Community College
S
Richlands, VA
 
Southwest Virginia Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,373enrollment
  • $8,180net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from Bristol

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Tusculum College
T
Greeneville, TN
Tusculum College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,735enrollment
  • $16,881net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 960-1120SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

40 miles from Bristol

Mayland Community College
M
Spruce Pine, NC
 
Mayland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,082enrollment
  • $7,226net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Bristol

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College
S
Cumberland, KY
 
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,315enrollment
  • $5,481net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Bristol

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Mars Hill University
M
Mars Hill, NC
Mars Hill University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,154enrollment
  • $17,197net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 920-1130SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

54 miles from Bristol

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute
C
Hudson, NC
 
Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,581enrollment
  • $9,677net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

64 miles from Bristol

FAQ's

The closest community college is Northeast State Community College and is 11.8 miles from Bristol. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Northeast State Community College are $4,248 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.