Colleges Near Galveston

Colleges and universities near me in the Galveston, Texas area

There are 2 colleges in Galveston and 32 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 318,964 students.

Located in Texas with a population of 47,743, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Galveston. Driving time to these schools from Galveston should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Rice University in Houston. The largest college in the area is Lone Star College System enrolling 73,499 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 Galveston.


32 results

Galveston College
G
Galveston, TX
Galveston College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,429enrollment
  • $4,262net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Galveston

Texas A & M University Galveston
T
Galveston, Texas
 
Texas A & M University Galveston

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,034enrollment
  • -net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1270SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.44*Avg GPA

13 miles from Galveston

College of the Mainland
t
Texas City, TX
 
College of the Mainland

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,673enrollment
  • $2,785net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Galveston

Alvin Community College
A
Alvin, TX
Alvin Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,573enrollment
  • $10,917net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Galveston

Remington College Houston Southeast Campus
R
Webster, TX
 
Remington College Houston Southeast Campus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 324enrollment
  • $20,477net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Galveston

Brazosport College
B
Lake Jackson, TX
Brazosport College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,311enrollment
  • $5,349net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Galveston

San Jacinto Community College
S
Pasadena, TX
San Jacinto Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 32,137enrollment
  • $8,858net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Galveston

Lee College
L
Baytown, TX
Lee College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,773enrollment
  • $8,182net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Galveston

University of Houston
H
Houston, TX
University of Houston

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 46,324enrollment
  • $13,212net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1310SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.54*Avg GPA

43 miles from Galveston

Texas Southern University
T
HBCU
Houston, TX
Texas Southern University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#27 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 9,732enrollment
  • $14,540net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 840-1000SAT range
  • 15-18ACT range
  • 2.96Avg GPA

44 miles from Galveston

Houston Community College
H
Houston, TX
Houston Community College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 57,200enrollment
  • $4,686net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Galveston

Rice University
R
Houston, TX
Rice University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Colleges in America

  • 7,124enrollment
  • $20,335net price
  • 9%acceptance rate
  • 1470-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.96*Avg GPA

45 miles from Galveston

University of Houston Downtown
H
Houston, TX
University of Houston Downtown

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#25 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 14,265enrollment
  • $7,159net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 920-1080SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.09*Avg GPA

46 miles from Galveston

University of St Thomas
S
Houston, TX
University of St Thomas

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 3,223enrollment
  • $19,544net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1058-1243SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

46 miles from Galveston

Vet Tech Institute of Houston
V
Houston, TX
 
Vet Tech Institute of Houston

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 176enrollment
  • $14,612net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Galveston

Houston Baptist University
H
Houston, TX
Houston Baptist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 3,432enrollment
  • $20,436net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1180SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.36*Avg GPA

48 miles from Galveston

College of Biblical Studies Houston
B
Houston, TX
 
College of Biblical Studies Houston

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 376enrollment
  • $16,385net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

49 miles from Galveston

Culinary Institute Inc
C
Houston, TX
 
Culinary Institute Inc

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 339enrollment
  • $26,087net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Galveston

FAQ's

The closest community college is Galveston College and is 12 miles from Galveston. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Galveston College are $2,050 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Galveston College 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.