Colleges Near Tacoma

Colleges and universities near me in the Tacoma, Washington area

There are 45 colleges within 100 miles of Tacoma. Located in Washington with a population of 198,397, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Tacoma. The nearest college is Bates Technical College at a distance of 0.6 miles from Tacoma center. 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 Tacoma.

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    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 4,445
    • Tuition:$5,391
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 1 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 2,666
    • Tuition:$49,776
    • Acceptance Rate 88%
    • 1 miles from
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    University of Puget Sound

    • SAT Range 980/1190
    • ACT Range 16/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.25
    • Students: 5,354
    • Tuition:$11,261
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 86%
    • 1 miles from
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    University of Washington Tacoma Campus

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 6,242
    • Tuition:$4,276
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 3 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 196
    • Tuition:$7,875
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 3 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 3,905
    • Tuition:$5,740
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 6 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 6,067
    • Tuition:$3,862
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 8 miles from
    • SAT Range 1070/1270
    • ACT Range 20/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.66
    • Students: 3,207
    • Tuition:$42,436
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 80%
    • 7 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 972
    • Tuition:$15,915
    • Acceptance Rate 74%
    • 9 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 6,530
    • Tuition:$4,026
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 12 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 4,453
    • Tuition:$3,952
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 11 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 8,471
    • Tuition:$4,053
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 14 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 73
    • Tuition:$9,960
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 18 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 3,546
    • Tuition:$5,466
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 21 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 6,177
    • Tuition:$4,717
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 21 miles from
    • SAT Range 1020/1220
    • ACT Range 18/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.45
    • Students: 1,607
    • Tuition:$37,356
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 96%
    • 22 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 6,620
    • Tuition:$3,771
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 24 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 625
    • Tuition:$41,642
    • Acceptance Rate 77%
    • 26 miles from
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    Cornish College of the Arts

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 6,802
    • Tuition:$3,669
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 26 miles from
    • SAT Range 1130/1320
    • ACT Range 24/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.58
    • Students: 7,291
    • Tuition:$44,610
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • 26 miles from
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    Seattle University

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 605
    • Tuition:$21,315
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 26 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 13,226
    • Tuition:$3,778
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 27 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 2,113
    • Tuition:$16,973
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 28 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.0
    • Students: 3,327
    • Tuition:$7,746
    • Acceptance Rate 95%
    • 27 miles from
    • SAT Range 1030/1240
    • ACT Range 20/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.55
    • Students: 3,688
    • Tuition:$42,939
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 90%
    • 28 miles from
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    Seattle Pacific University

FAQ's

The closest community college is Bates Technical College and is 0.6 miles from Tacoma. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Bates Technical College are $5,391 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Bates Technical 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.