Colleges Near Cairo

Colleges and universities near me in the Cairo, Illinois area

There are 25 colleges within 100 miles of Cairo enrolling a total of 90,117 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 2,831, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Cairo. The nearest college is Shawnee Community College in Ullin at a distance of 18.3 miles from Cairo. Driving time to these schools from Cairo should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. The largest college in the area is Southern Illinois University Carbondale enrolling 12,817 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 Cairo.


25 results

Shawnee Community College
S
Ullin, IL
 
Shawnee Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,125enrollment
  • $9,382net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Cairo

West Kentucky Community and Technical College
W
Paducah, KY
 
West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,193enrollment
  • $7,174net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Cairo

Southeast Missouri State University
S
Cape Girardeau, MO
Southeast Missouri State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 11,071enrollment
  • $12,350net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

29 miles from Cairo

Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences
S
Cape Girardeau, MO
 
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 175enrollment
  • $22,395net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 21-23ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Cairo

Daymar College Paducah Main
D
Paducah, Kentucky
 
Daymar College Paducah Main

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 47enrollment
  • $25,059net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Cairo

Metro Business College Cape Girardeau
M
Cape Girardeau, MO
 
Metro Business College Cape Girardeau

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 45enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Cairo

Mid Continent University
M
Mayfield, Kentucky
 
Mid Continent University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,474enrollment
  • $27,622net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 830-1080SAT range
  • 15-24ACT range
  • 3.13*Avg GPA

32 miles from Cairo

Southern Illinois University Carbondale
S
Carbondale, IL
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 12,817enrollment
  • $16,299net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1250SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 2.86Avg GPA

49 miles from Cairo

The University of Tennessee Martin
T
Martin, TN
 
The University of Tennessee Martin

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Tennessee

  • 7,048enrollment
  • $11,673net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

49 miles from Cairo

John A Logan College
J
Carterville, IL
 
John A Logan College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,040enrollment
  • $6,434net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Cairo

Murray State University
M
Murray, KY
Murray State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 9,454enrollment
  • $11,512net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1035-1250SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

55 miles from Cairo

Southeastern Illinois College
S
Harrisburg, IL
 
Southeastern Illinois College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,650enrollment
  • $7,407net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

66 miles from Cairo

Dyersburg State Community College
D
Dyersburg, TN
 
Dyersburg State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,977enrollment
  • $6,574net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

67 miles from Cairo

Three Rivers Community College
T
Poplar Bluff, MO
 
Three Rivers Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,076enrollment
  • $8,549net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

71 miles from Cairo

Bethel University
B
McKenzie, TN
 
Bethel University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 5,407enrollment
  • $15,649net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 945-1103SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA

70 miles from Cairo

Rend Lake College
R
Ina, IL
 
Rend Lake College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,486enrollment
  • $6,327net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

79 miles from Cairo

Arkansas Northeastern College
A
Blytheville, AR
 
Arkansas Northeastern College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,422enrollment
  • $5,079net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

87 miles from Cairo

Mineral Area College
M
Park Hills, MO
 
Mineral Area College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,885enrollment
  • $9,051net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

92 miles from Cairo

FAQ's

The closest community college is Shawnee Community College and is 18.3 miles from Cairo. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Shawnee Community College are $3,750 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Shawnee 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.