Colleges Near Des Moines

Colleges and universities near me in the Des Moines, Washington area

There 38 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 203,806 students.

Located in Washington with a population of 29,673, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Des Moines. Driving time to these schools from Des Moines should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Washington Seattle Campus in Seattle. The largest college in the area is University of Washington Seattle Campus enrolling 47,400 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 Des Moines.


38 results

Highline Community College
H
Des Moines, WA
 
Highline Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,530enrollment
  • $8,472net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Des Moines

University of Phoenix Western Washington Campus
P
Tukwila, WA
 
University of Phoenix Western Washington Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 73enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Des Moines

DeVry University Washington
D
Federal Way, Washington
 
DeVry University Washington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 972enrollment
  • -net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Des Moines

Green River Community College
G
Auburn, WA
 
Green River Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,471enrollment
  • $8,198net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Des Moines

Renton Technical College
R
Renton, WA
 
Renton Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,546enrollment
  • $7,431net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Des Moines

Bates Technical College
B
Tacoma, WA
 
Bates Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,445enrollment
  • $5,522net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Des Moines

University of Puget Sound
P
Tacoma, WA
University of Puget Sound

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 2,666enrollment
  • $39,011net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Des Moines

Seattle Community College South Campus
S
Seattle, WA
 
Seattle Community College South Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,177enrollment
  • $8,831net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Des Moines

University of Washington Tacoma Campus
W
Tacoma, WA
University of Washington Tacoma Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,354enrollment
  • $10,620net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 980-1190SAT range
  • 16-24ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

12 miles from Des Moines

Faith Evangelical College & Seminary
F
Tacoma, WA
 
Faith Evangelical College & Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 196enrollment
  • $16,217net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Des Moines

Tacoma Community College
T
Tacoma, WA
 
Tacoma Community College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 6,242enrollment
  • $7,127net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Des Moines

Bellevue College
B
Bellevue, WA
Bellevue College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,226enrollment
  • $8,828net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Des Moines

City University of Seattle
C
Bellevue, WA
 
City University of Seattle

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,113enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Des Moines

Cornish College of the Arts
C
Seattle, WA
Cornish College of the Arts

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 625enrollment
  • $39,093net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Des Moines

Seattle Community College Central Campus
S
Seattle, WA
 
Seattle Community College Central Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,802enrollment
  • $4,434net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Des Moines

Seattle University
S
Seattle, WA
Seattle University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Washington

  • 7,291enrollment
  • $35,569net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1320SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

15 miles from Des Moines

Antioch University Seattle
A
Seattle, WA
 
Antioch University Seattle

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 605enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Des Moines

Clover Park Technical College
C
Lakewood, WA
 
Clover Park Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,905enrollment
  • $6,531net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Des Moines

FAQ's

The closest community college is Highline Community College and is 0.6 miles from Des Moines. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Highline Community College are $4,127 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Highline 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.