Colleges Near Surfside Beach

Colleges and universities near me in the Surfside Beach, Texas area

There are 28 colleges within 100 miles of Surfside Beach enrolling a total of 296,125 students.

Located in Texas with a population of 482, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Surfside Beach. The nearest college is Brazosport College in Lake Jackson at a distance of 10 miles from Surfside Beach. Driving time to these schools from Surfside Beach 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 Surfside Beach.

28 results found

Brazosport College
B
Lake Jackson, TX
 
Brazosport College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,311enrollment
  • $5,304net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Surfside Beach

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Alvin Community College
A
Alvin, TX
Alvin Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,573enrollment
  • $7,485net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Surfside Beach

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,673enrollment
  • $3,463net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

35 miles from Surfside Beach

Galveston College
G
Galveston, TX
 
Galveston College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,429enrollment
  • $4,421net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Surfside Beach

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Texas

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

38 miles from Surfside Beach

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

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 324enrollment
  • $20,468net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

41 miles from Surfside Beach

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 32,137enrollment
  • $8,932net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

50 miles from Surfside Beach

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Houston Baptist University
H
Houston, TX
Houston Baptist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 3,432enrollment
  • $21,084net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1200SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.36*Avg GPA

53 miles from Surfside Beach

University of Houston
H
Houston, TX
University of Houston

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 46,324enrollment
  • $15,664net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1310SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.54*Avg GPA

53 miles from Surfside Beach

Rice University
R
Houston, TX
Rice University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#23 Best Colleges in America

  • 7,124enrollment
  • $24,131net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1450-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.96*Avg GPA

53 miles from Surfside Beach

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Texas Southern University
T
Houston, TX
Texas Southern University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#20 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 9,732enrollment
  • $13,205net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 830-990SAT range
  • 15-19ACT range
  • 2.96Avg GPA

53 miles from Surfside Beach

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

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 176enrollment
  • $14,954net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Surfside Beach

Houston Community College
H
Houston, TX
Houston Community College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 57,200enrollment
  • $4,743net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Surfside Beach

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#22 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 3,223enrollment
  • $19,221net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 22-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

55 miles from Surfside Beach

Wharton County Junior College
W
Wharton, TX
 
Wharton County Junior College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,768enrollment
  • $3,729net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Surfside Beach

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 376enrollment
  • $12,151net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

54 miles from Surfside Beach

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

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#30 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 14,265enrollment
  • $8,766net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 940-1080SAT range
  • 17-21ACT range
  • 3.09*Avg GPA

56 miles from Surfside Beach

Lee College
L
Baytown, TX
Lee College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,773enrollment
  • $7,685net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

57 miles from Surfside Beach

FAQ's

The closest community college is Alvin Community College and is 30.8 miles from Surfside Beach. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Alvin Community College are $1,680 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Alvin Community 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.