Colleges Near Abilene

Colleges and universities near me in the Abilene, Texas area

There are 3 colleges in Abilene and 79 colleges within 200 miles enrolling a total of 685,588 students.

Located in Texas with a population of 117,063, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Abilene. Driving time to these schools from Abilene should be less than 4 hours. The top rated college in the area is The University of Texas at Austin in Austin. The largest college in the area is The University of Texas at Austin enrolling 51,832 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 Abilene.

79 results found

Abilene Christian University
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Abilene, TX
Abilene Christian University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 5,204enrollment
  • $27,175net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1230SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

2 miles from Abilene

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Hardin Simmons University
H
Abilene, TX
Hardin Simmons University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#25 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 2,344enrollment
  • $20,546net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1170SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA

2 miles from Abilene

McMurry University
M
Abilene, TX
 
McMurry University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 1,132enrollment
  • $22,991net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 950-1150SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA

2 miles from Abilene

Texas State Technical College West Texas
T
Sweetwater, Texas
 
Texas State Technical College West Texas

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,036enrollment
  • $17,190net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Abilene

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Cisco College
C
Cisco, TX
Cisco College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,374enrollment
  • $9,236net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Abilene

Ranger College
R
Ranger, TX
Ranger College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,414enrollment
  • $5,348net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

62 miles from Abilene

Howard Payne University
H
Brownwood, TX
 
Howard Payne University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 1,027enrollment
  • $21,833net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 950-1100SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

67 miles from Abilene

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Western Texas College
W
Snyder, TX
 
Western Texas College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,179enrollment
  • $5,500net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

70 miles from Abilene

Angelo State University
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San Angelo, TX
Angelo State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#22 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 10,387enrollment
  • $11,742net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 920-1110SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.13*Avg GPA

82 miles from Abilene

Tarleton State University
T
Stephenville, TX
Tarleton State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 13,109enrollment
  • $12,831net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 960-1140SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.21*Avg GPA

90 miles from Abilene

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Howard College
H
Big Spring, TX
 
Howard College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,485enrollment
  • $5,894net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

101 miles from Abilene

Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf
S
Big Spring, TX
 
Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 87enrollment
  • $3,476net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

104 miles from Abilene

Weatherford College
W
Weatherford, TX
Weatherford College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,389enrollment
  • $6,629net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

115 miles from Abilene

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Midwestern State University
M
Wichita Falls, TX
Midwestern State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#19 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 6,102enrollment
  • $10,210net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 940-1100SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA

121 miles from Abilene

Vernon College
V
Vernon, TX
 
Vernon College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,054enrollment
  • $5,818net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

120 miles from Abilene

Texas Christian University
T
Fort Worth, TX
Texas Christian University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 10,918enrollment
  • $35,363net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1340SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.68*Avg GPA

139 miles from Abilene

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Midland College
M
Midland, TX
 
Midland College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,452enrollment
  • $9,677net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

141 miles from Abilene

Southwestern Adventist University
S
Keene, TX
 
Southwestern Adventist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#21 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 879enrollment
  • $20,143net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 910-1110SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

141 miles from Abilene

FAQ's

The closest community college is Texas State Technical College West Texas and is 43 miles from Abilene. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Texas State Technical College West Texas are $5,148 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Texas State Technical College West Texas 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.