Colleges Near Lexington

Colleges and universities near me in the Lexington, Georgia area

There are 94 colleges within 100 miles of Lexington enrolling a total of 441,200 students.

Located in Georgia with a population of 228, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lexington. The nearest college is University of Georgia in Athens at a distance of 15.9 miles from Lexington. Driving time to these schools from Lexington should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Emory University in Atlanta. The largest college in the area is University of Georgia enrolling 38,652 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 Lexington.


94 results

University of Georgia
G
Athens, GA
University of Georgia

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Georgia

  • 38,652enrollment
  • $15,961net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1420SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA

16 miles from Lexington

Athens Technical College
A
Athens, GA
 
Athens Technical College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 4,567enrollment
  • $5,782net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Lexington

Emmanuel College
E
Franklin Springs, GA
 
Emmanuel College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 920enrollment
  • $18,268net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 920-1120SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA

29 miles from Lexington

Brenau University
B
Gainesville, GA
 
Brenau University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 2,842enrollment
  • $21,438net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 920-1140SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.15*Avg GPA

51 miles from Lexington

Gainesville State College
G
Oakwood, Georgia
 
Gainesville State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,568enrollment
  • -net price
  • 99%acceptance rate
  • 930-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

50 miles from Lexington

Lanier Technical College
L
Oakwood, GA
Lanier Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,051enrollment
  • $3,517net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

50 miles from Lexington

Toccoa Falls College
T
Toccoa Falls, GA
Toccoa Falls College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 1,656enrollment
  • $22,309net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 920-1150SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

52 miles from Lexington

Anderson University
A
Anderson, SC
Anderson University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in South Carolina

  • 3,429enrollment
  • $21,599net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 860-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

52 miles from Lexington

Erskine College and Seminary
E
Due West, SC
 
Erskine College and Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 693enrollment
  • $35,421net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 930-1120SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

52 miles from Lexington

Forrest College
F
Anderson, SC
 
Forrest College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 67enrollment
  • $20,384net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Lexington

Georgia Gwinnett College
G
Lawrenceville, GA
Georgia Gwinnett College

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 12,508enrollment
  • $11,489net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 910-1100SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 2.7Avg GPA

52 miles from Lexington

Georgia College & State University
G
Milledgeville, GA
Georgia College & State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Georgia

  • 6,989enrollment
  • $20,823net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1260SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

55 miles from Lexington

Georgia Military College Milledgeville Campus
G
Milledgeville, Georgia
 
Georgia Military College Milledgeville Campus

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,629enrollment
  • $13,927net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Lexington

Piedmont College
P
Demorest, GA
Piedmont College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 2,449enrollment
  • $19,715net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 960-1160SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

54 miles from Lexington

Gwinnett Technical College
G
Lawrenceville, GA
Gwinnett Technical College

Public 2 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 9,124enrollment
  • $10,537net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Lexington

Tri County Technical College
T
Pendleton, SC
 
Tri County Technical College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,082enrollment
  • $8,995net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

56 miles from Lexington

Gwinnett College Lilburn
G
Lilburn, GA
 
Gwinnett College Lilburn

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 93enrollment
  • $23,374net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

58 miles from Lexington

North Georgia Technical College
N
Clarkesville, GA
 
North Georgia Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,612enrollment
  • $3,644net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

58 miles from Lexington

FAQ's

The closest community college is Athens Technical College and is 15.6 miles from Lexington. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Athens Technical College are $2,794 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Athens 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.