Colleges Near Cowden

Colleges and universities near me in the Cowden, Illinois area

There are 61 colleges within 100 miles of Cowden enrolling a total of 312,427 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 629, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Cowden. The nearest college is Lake Land College in Mattoon at a distance of 28.6 miles from Cowden. Driving time to these schools from Cowden should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Washington University in St Louis in Saint Louis, Missouri. The largest college in the area is University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign enrolling 49,702 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 Cowden.


61 results

Lake Land College
L
Mattoon, IL
 
Lake Land College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,583enrollment
  • $4,846net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

29 miles from Cowden

Greenville College
G
Greenville, IL
 
Greenville College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#25 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,132enrollment
  • $21,268net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 950-1180SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA

38 miles from Cowden

Eastern Illinois University
E
Charleston, IL
Eastern Illinois University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 7,526enrollment
  • $14,146net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 940-1130SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

40 miles from Cowden

Millikin University
M
Decatur, IL
Millikin University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,094enrollment
  • $22,138net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 950-1200SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

41 miles from Cowden

Richland Community College
R
Decatur, IL
 
Richland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,476enrollment
  • $4,872net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Cowden

Kaskaskia College
K
Centralia, IL
 
Kaskaskia College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,164enrollment
  • $5,398net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Cowden

Lincoln Land Community College
L
Springfield, IL
 
Lincoln Land Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,565enrollment
  • $5,258net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Cowden

University of Illinois at Springfield
I
Springfield, IL
University of Illinois at Springfield

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 4,575enrollment
  • $11,534net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 995-1220SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

52 miles from Cowden

Blackburn College
B
Carlinville, IL
 
Blackburn College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 566enrollment
  • $16,175net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 910-1110SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA

54 miles from Cowden

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College
I
Olney, IL
 
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Olney Central College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,112enrollment
  • $7,205net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

54 miles from Cowden

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Frontier Community Coll
I
Fairfield, IL
 
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Frontier Community Coll

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,931enrollment
  • $6,747net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

65 miles from Cowden

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Lincoln Trail College
I
Robinson, IL
 
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Lincoln Trail College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 892enrollment
  • $6,813net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

65 miles from Cowden

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
I
Champaign, IL
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#23 Best Public Universities in America

  • 49,702enrollment
  • $14,660net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1470SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.79*Avg GPA

68 miles from Cowden

Lincoln Christian University
L
Lincoln, IL
 
Lincoln Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 714enrollment
  • $18,728net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

67 miles from Cowden

Lincoln College
L
Lincoln, IL
Lincoln College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 968enrollment
  • $21,797net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

68 miles from Cowden

McKendree University
M
Lebanon, IL
McKendree University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#21 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,494enrollment
  • $21,764net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 859-1268SAT range
  • 19-28ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

68 miles from Cowden

Parkland College
P
Champaign, IL
 
Parkland College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,074enrollment
  • $7,797net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

68 miles from Cowden

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
S
Edwardsville, IL
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 13,281enrollment
  • $14,790net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36*Avg GPA

69 miles from Cowden

FAQ's

The closest community college is Lake Land College and is 28.6 miles from Cowden. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Lake Land College are $4,130 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Lake Land 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.