Colleges Near Riverdale

Colleges and universities near me in the Riverdale, Georgia area

There are 40 colleges within 50 miles of Riverdale enrolling a total of 236,836 students.

Located in Georgia with a population of 15,134, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Riverdale. The nearest college is Clayton State University in Morrow at a distance of 5.2 miles from Riverdale. Driving time to these schools from Riverdale should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Emory University in Atlanta. The largest college in the area is Georgia State University enrolling 34,316 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 Riverdale.


40 results

Clayton  State University
C
Morrow, GA
Clayton State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,038enrollment
  • $10,037net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

5 miles from Riverdale

Point University
P
East Point, GA
 
Point University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 2,248enrollment
  • $17,185net price
  • 29%acceptance rate
  • 880-1110SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA

9 miles from Riverdale

Georgia Military College Atlanta Campus
G
Fairburn, Georgia
 
Georgia Military College Atlanta Campus

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 979enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Riverdale

Atlanta Technical College
A
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,562enrollment
  • ($334)net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Riverdale

Atlanta Metropolitan College
A
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta Metropolitan College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,187enrollment
  • $4,906net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Riverdale

Georgia Perimeter College
G
Decatur, GA
Georgia Perimeter College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18,487enrollment
  • $8,795net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Riverdale

Clark Atlanta University
C
HBCU
Atlanta, GA
Clark Atlanta University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 3,911enrollment
  • $27,931net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 940-1080SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.05Avg GPA

13 miles from Riverdale

Beulah Heights University
B
Atlanta, GA
 
Beulah Heights University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 416enrollment
  • $11,824net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Riverdale

Carver Bible College
C
Atlanta, GA
 
Carver Bible College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 60enrollment
  • $11,105net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Riverdale

Morehouse College
M
HBCU
Atlanta, GA
Morehouse College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 2,206enrollment
  • $28,307net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1143SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

13 miles from Riverdale

Spelman College
S
HBCU
Atlanta, GA
Spelman College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 2,171enrollment
  • $43,042net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1230SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

13 miles from Riverdale

Bauder College
B
Atlanta, GA
 
Bauder College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 42enrollment
  • $16,942net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Riverdale

Georgia State University
G
Atlanta, GA
Georgia State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Georgia

  • 34,316enrollment
  • $14,136net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

13 miles from Riverdale

Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus
G
Atlanta, GA
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Public Universities in America

  • 32,723enrollment
  • $16,883net price
  • 21%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1510SAT range
  • 29-34ACT range
  • 3.95Avg GPA

15 miles from Riverdale

Agnes Scott College
A
Decatur, GA
Agnes Scott College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,030enrollment
  • $21,893net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

16 miles from Riverdale

DeVry University Georgia
D
Decatur, Georgia
 
DeVry University Georgia

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,288enrollment
  • -net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Riverdale

Emory University
E
Atlanta, GA
Emory University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#24 Best Colleges in America

  • 14,458enrollment
  • $25,942net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

17 miles from Riverdale

Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service
G
Decatur, GA
 
Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 200enrollment
  • $15,216net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Riverdale

FAQ's

The closest community college is Georgia Military College Atlanta Campus and is 8.4 miles from Riverdale. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Georgia Military College Atlanta Campus are $5,530 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Georgia Military College Atlanta Campus 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.