Colleges Near Newport News

Colleges and universities near me in the Newport News, Virginia area

There are 2 colleges in Newport News and 22 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 96,857 students.

Located in Virginia with a population of 180,719, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Newport News. Driving time to these schools from Newport News should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is College of William and Mary in Williamsburg. The largest college in the area is Old Dominion University enrolling 24,176 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 Newport News.


22 results found

Christopher Newport University
C
Newport News, VA
Christopher Newport University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 4,957enrollment
  • $25,443net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1280SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

2 miles from Newport News

Centura College Newport News
C
Newport News, VA
 
Centura College Newport News

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 126enrollment
  • $24,889net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Newport News

Thomas Nelson Community College
T
Hampton, VA
 
Thomas Nelson Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,685enrollment
  • $6,879net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Newport News

Bethel College
B
Hampton, VA
 
Bethel College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 31enrollment
  • $12,011net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Newport News

Bryant & Stratton College Hampton
B
Hampton, VA
 
Bryant & Stratton College Hampton

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 333enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Newport News

Hampton University
H
Hampton, VA
Hampton University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 4,321enrollment
  • $27,441net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

11 miles from Newport News

Old Dominion University
O
Norfolk, VA
Old Dominion University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 24,176enrollment
  • $16,681net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 980-1180SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA

18 miles from Newport News

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

20 miles from Newport News

Tidewater Community College
T
Norfolk, VA
Tidewater Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 20,941enrollment
  • $7,943net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Newport News

Centura College Norfolk
C
Norfolk, VA
 
Centura College Norfolk

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 166enrollment
  • $22,387net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Newport News

Norfolk State University
N
Norfolk, VA
Norfolk State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 5,204enrollment
  • $12,645net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 860-1040SAT range
  • 15-21ACT range
  • 2.92Avg GPA

21 miles from Newport News

Advanced Technology Institute
A
Virginia Beach, VA
 
Advanced Technology Institute

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 609enrollment
  • $18,599net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Newport News

Fortis College Norfolk
F
Norfolk, VA
 
Fortis College Norfolk

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 293enrollment
  • $26,104net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Newport News

Virginia Wesleyan College
V
Norfolk, VA
Virginia Wesleyan College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,437enrollment
  • $25,000net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 950-1180SAT range
  • 20-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

23 miles from Newport News

Aviation Institute of Maintenance Chesapeake
A
Chesapeake, VA
 
Aviation Institute of Maintenance Chesapeake

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 239enrollment
  • $23,786net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Newport News

Regent University
R
Virginia Beach, VA
Regent University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 9,889enrollment
  • $15,062net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 990-1220SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

26 miles from Newport News

Bryant and Stratton College Virginia Beach
B
Virginia Beach, VA
 
Bryant and Stratton College Virginia Beach

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 529enrollment
  • $14,707net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from Newport News

Centura College Chesapeake
C
Chesapeake, VA
 
Centura College Chesapeake

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 157enrollment
  • $21,774net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from Newport News

FAQ's

The closest community college is Thomas Nelson Community College and is 5.7 miles from Newport News. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Thomas Nelson Community College are $4,806 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Thomas Nelson 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.