Colleges Near Arlington

Colleges and universities near me in the Arlington, Virginia area

There are 4 colleges in Arlington and 59 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 545,637 students.

Located in Virginia with a population of 207,627, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Arlington. Driving time to these schools from Arlington should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. The largest college in the area is University of Maryland University College enrolling 60,603 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 Arlington.


59 results

Marymount University
M
Arlington, VA
 
Marymount University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 3,418enrollment
  • $27,843net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 940-1190SAT range
  • 16-25ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

2 miles from Arlington

University of Management and Technology (The)
M
Arlington, VA
 
University of Management and Technology (The)

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 507enrollment
  • $11,207net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Arlington

American University
A
Washington, DC
American University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 14,311enrollment
  • $40,469net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1390SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.7*Avg GPA

4 miles from Arlington

Corcoran College of Art and Design
C
Washington, District Of Columbia
 
Corcoran College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 906enrollment
  • $29,051net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Arlington

George Washington University
G
Washington, DC
George Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 28,172enrollment
  • $38,829net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1470SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA

3 miles from Arlington

Georgetown University
G
Washington, DC
Georgetown University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#1 Best Value in District Of Columbia

  • 19,204enrollment
  • $28,442net price
  • 14%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1550SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA

3 miles from Arlington

DeVry University Virginia
D
Arlington, Virginia
 
DeVry University Virginia

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,315enrollment
  • -net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Arlington

Chamberlain College of Nursing Virginia
C
Arlington, VA
 
Chamberlain College of Nursing Virginia

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 506enrollment
  • $33,982net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Arlington

University of the District of Columbia
t
HBCU
Washington, DC
University of the District of Columbia

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,244enrollment
  • $15,886net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Arlington

Potomac College Washington
P
Washington, DC
 
Potomac College Washington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 111enrollment
  • $29,283net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Arlington

University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus
P
Washington, DC
 
University of Phoenix Washington DC Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Arlington

Catholic University of America
C
Washington, DC
Catholic University of America

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,956enrollment
  • $36,331net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

7 miles from Arlington

Gallaudet University
G
Washington, DC
 
Gallaudet University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Value Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 1,557enrollment
  • $15,639net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 785-1045SAT range
  • 14-19ACT range
  • 2.89*Avg GPA

6 miles from Arlington

Howard University
H
HBCU
Washington, DC
Howard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#2 Best Value Colleges in District Of Columbia

  • 9,139enrollment
  • $21,428net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1280SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.54*Avg GPA

5 miles from Arlington

Trinity Washington University
T
Washington, DC
Trinity Washington University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,782enrollment
  • $15,738net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Arlington

Stratford University
S
Falls Church, VA
 
Stratford University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,096enrollment
  • $14,339net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Arlington

Northern Virginia Community College
N
Annandale, VA
Northern Virginia Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 50,929enrollment
  • $9,440net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Arlington

DeVry University Maryland
D
Bethesda, Maryland
 
DeVry University Maryland

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 127enrollment
  • -net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Arlington

FAQ's

The closest community college is Northern Virginia Community College and is 7.9 miles from Arlington. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Northern Virginia Community College are $5,610 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Northern Virginia 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.