United States Private Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment

List of Private Colleges by Enrollment

Below is a ranking of the 1321 private colleges in the United States with the largest enrollment of full and part time students. Southern New Hampshire University tops the list with a population of 134,345 students.

List of United States Private Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment
School Enrollment
S

Manchester, NH

134,345
L

Lynchburg, VA

93,349
N

New York, NY

52,775
S

Los Angeles, CA

46,287
B

Rexburg, ID

44,481
B

Provo, UT

36,461
B

Boston, MA

32,718
H

Cambridge, MA

30,391
C

New York, NY

30,135
J

Baltimore, MD

28,890
G

Washington, DC

27,017
P

Philadelphia, PA

26,552
C

Ithaca, NY

23,620
D

Philadelphia, PA

23,589
N

Boston, MA

22,905
N

Evanston, IL

22,603
D

Chicago, IL

21,922
S

Syracuse, NY

21,322
N

Fort Lauderdale, FL

20,888
S

Queens, NY

20,143