Colleges Near Lubbock

Colleges and universities near me in the Lubbock, Texas area

There are 2 colleges in Lubbock and 31 colleges within 200 miles enrolling a total of 154,078 students.

Located in Texas with a population of 229,573, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lubbock. Driving time to these schools from Lubbock should be less than 4 hours. The top rated college in the area is Abilene Christian University in Abilene. The largest college in the area is Texas Tech University enrolling 38,209 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 Lubbock.


31 results

Texas Tech University
T
Lubbock, TX
Texas Tech University

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 38,209enrollment
  • $16,463net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1260SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.49*Avg GPA

1 miles from Lubbock

Lubbock Christian University
L
Lubbock, TX
Lubbock Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 1,805enrollment
  • $23,672net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 960-1170SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

3 miles from Lubbock

South Plains College
S
Levelland, TX
South Plains College

Public 2 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 9,310enrollment
  • $7,424net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Lubbock

Wayland Baptist University
W
Plainview, TX
Wayland Baptist University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#21 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 4,504enrollment
  • $24,882net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 880-1060SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

44 miles from Lubbock

Western Texas College
W
Snyder, TX
 
Western Texas College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,179enrollment
  • $7,373net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

83 miles from Lubbock

Clovis Community College
C
Clovis, NM
 
Clovis Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,107enrollment
  • $4,961net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

93 miles from Lubbock

Eastern New Mexico University Main Campus
E
Portales, NM
 
Eastern New Mexico University Main Campus

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in New Mexico

  • 6,005enrollment
  • $10,338net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 900-1110SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA

94 miles from Lubbock

New Mexico Junior College
N
Hobbs, NM
 
New Mexico Junior College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,247enrollment
  • $5,940net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

93 miles from Lubbock

University of the Southwest
t
Hobbs, NM
 
University of the Southwest

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 951enrollment
  • $20,169net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

93 miles from Lubbock

Howard College
H
Big Spring, TX
Howard College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,485enrollment
  • $5,047net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

94 miles from Lubbock

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

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 87enrollment
  • $3,741net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

95 miles from Lubbock

West Texas A & M University
W
Canyon, TX
West Texas A & M University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#20 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 10,029enrollment
  • $12,982net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 940-1140SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA

98 miles from Lubbock

Midland College
M
Midland, TX
Midland College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,452enrollment
  • $5,773net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

107 miles from Lubbock

Clarendon College
C
Clarendon, TX
 
Clarendon College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,844enrollment
  • $8,394net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

111 miles from Lubbock

Amarillo College
A
Amarillo, TX
Amarillo College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,854enrollment
  • $6,005net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

112 miles from Lubbock

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

112 miles from Lubbock

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin
T
Odessa, TX
The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 5,834enrollment
  • $9,769net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 940-1133SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.16*Avg GPA

119 miles from Lubbock

Odessa College
O
Odessa, TX
Odessa College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,083enrollment
  • $6,317net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

121 miles from Lubbock

FAQ's

The closest community college is South Plains College and is 27.5 miles from Lubbock. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at South Plains College are $2,240 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

South Plains 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.