Colleges Near Johnson City

Colleges and universities near me in the Johnson City, Tennessee area

There 66 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 223,231 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Tennessee with a population of 63,152, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Johnson City. Driving time to these schools from Johnson City should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina which is ranked #91 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is The University of Tennessee enrolling 30,559 students. In terms of affordability, Western Carolina University in Cullowhee offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $1,000 per year.

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 Johnson City.


66 results

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

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Tennessee

  • 13,713enrollment
  • $13,661net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.33Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

3 miles from Johnson City

Milligan College
M
Milligan College, Tennessee
Milligan College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 1,208enrollment
  • $17,371net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1270SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.4Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

5 miles from Johnson City

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,397enrollment
  • $6,364net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.09Avg GPA

10 miles from Johnson City

King College
K
Bristol, TN
 
King College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,746enrollment
  • $22,020net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 960-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.47Avg Weighted GPA

21 miles from Johnson City

Virginia Intermont College
V
Bristol, Virginia
 
Virginia Intermont College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 549enrollment
  • $24,154net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 870-1100SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.1Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

22 miles from Johnson City

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

21 miles from Johnson City

Tusculum College
T
Greeneville, TN
Tusculum College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,664enrollment
  • $17,987net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 905-1100SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.18Estimated Avg GPA

24 miles from Johnson City

Lees McRae College
L
Banner Elk, NC
 
Lees McRae College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 838enrollment
  • $24,390net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 963-1140SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Johnson City

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,086enrollment
  • $6,406net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

33 miles from Johnson City

Mayland Community College
M
Spruce Pine, NC
 
Mayland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 441enrollment
  • $5,809net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 8

34 miles from Johnson City

Mars Hill University
M
Mars Hill, NC
Mars Hill University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,049enrollment
  • $18,195net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

37 miles from Johnson City

Appalachian State University
A
Boone, NC
Appalachian State University

Public 4 Year

7 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 20,023enrollment
  • $10,687net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1240SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.98Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Mar 31

41 miles from Johnson City

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,253enrollment
  • $5,805net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 15

42 miles from Johnson City

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,230enrollment
  • $17,715net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 960-1150SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

43 miles from Johnson City

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 1,905enrollment
  • $9,418net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

45 miles from Johnson City

Montreat College
M
Montreat, NC
 
Montreat College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 950enrollment
  • $23,906net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 910-1140SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.07Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

48 miles from Johnson City

University of North Carolina at Asheville
N
Asheville, NC
University of North Carolina at Asheville

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 3,363enrollment
  • $13,854net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1270SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

51 miles from Johnson City

Warren Wilson College
W
Swannanoa, NC
 
Warren Wilson College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 703enrollment
  • $25,718net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.6Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

50 miles from Johnson City

FAQ's

The closest community college is Northeast State Community College and is 10.3 miles from Johnson City. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Northeast State Community College are $4,326 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Northeast State Community College freshmen are usually B students in high school with average GPA of 3.09. Learn more about Northeast State Community College admission chances.