Colleges Near Chester

Colleges and universities near me in the Chester, Virginia area

There 63 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 323,639 students.

Located in Virginia with a population of 20,987, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Chester. Driving time to these schools from Chester should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Richmond in University of Richmond. The largest college in the area is Liberty University enrolling 79,152 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 Chester.


63 results

John Tyler Community College
J
Chester, VA
 
John Tyler Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,144enrollment
  • $6,573net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Chester

Virginia State University
V
HBCU
Petersburg, VA
Virginia State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 4,385enrollment
  • $18,034net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • 830-1010SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.8Avg GPA

8 miles from Chester

Bryant and Stratton College Richmond
B
North Chesterfield, VA
 
Bryant and Stratton College Richmond

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 741enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Chester

Centura College Richmond Main
C
Richmond, VA
 
Centura College Richmond Main

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 33enrollment
  • $26,929net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Chester

Virginia College
V
Richmond, VA
 
Virginia College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 440enrollment
  • $21,062net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Chester

Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary
R
Petersburg, VA
 
Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,475enrollment
  • $12,203net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Chester

Virginia Commonwealth University
V
Richmond, VA
Virginia Commonwealth University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 30,697enrollment
  • $20,968net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1260SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

14 miles from Chester

Virginia Union University
V
HBCU
Richmond, VA
Virginia Union University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,552enrollment
  • $21,417net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 770-929SAT range
  • 14-17ACT range
  • 2.61Avg GPA

15 miles from Chester

University of Richmond
R
University of Richmond, VA
University of Richmond

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Virginia

  • 4,002enrollment
  • $25,282net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1460SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA

17 miles from Chester

Fortis College Richmond
F
Richmond, VA
 
Fortis College Richmond

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 425enrollment
  • $23,315net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Chester

Centura College Richmond Westend
C
Richmond, Virginia
 
Centura College Richmond Westend

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 129enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Chester

University of Phoenix Richmond Campus
P
Richmond, Virginia
 
University of Phoenix Richmond Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 487enrollment
  • $18,165net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Chester

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
J
Richmond, VA
 
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,737enrollment
  • $6,106net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Chester

Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
B
Richmond, VA
 
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 458enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Chester

Randolph Macon College
R
Ashland, VA
Randolph Macon College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,488enrollment
  • $27,429net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

28 miles from Chester

College of William and Mary
W
Williamsburg, VA
College of William and Mary

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in America

  • 8,817enrollment
  • $18,551net price
  • 38%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1510SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 4.12Avg GPA

39 miles from Chester

Southside Virginia Community College
S
Alberta, VA
 
Southside Virginia Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,430enrollment
  • $7,736net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Chester

Rappahannock Community College
R
Glenns, VA
 
Rappahannock Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,082enrollment
  • $7,740net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Chester

FAQ's

The closest community college is John Tyler Community College and is 1.5 miles from Chester. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at John Tyler Community College are $4,800 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

John Tyler 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.