Colleges Near Forest City

Colleges and universities near me in the Forest City, Illinois area

There are 43 colleges within 100 miles of Forest City enrolling a total of 201,751 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 246, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Forest City. The nearest college is Spoon River College in Canton at a distance of 16.6 miles from Forest City. Driving time to these schools from Forest City should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign in Champaign. 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 Forest City.


43 results

Spoon River College
S
Canton, IL
 
Spoon River College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,436enrollment
  • $8,733net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Forest City

Bradley University
B
Peoria, IL
Bradley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 5,882enrollment
  • $26,791net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

25 miles from Forest City

Methodist College of Nursing
M
Peoria, IL
 
Methodist College of Nursing

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 692enrollment
  • $32,493net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 970-1030SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Forest City

Midstate College
M
Peoria, IL
 
Midstate College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 226enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Forest City

Illinois Central College
I
East Peoria, IL
Illinois Central College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,875enrollment
  • $9,370net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Forest City

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

30 miles from Forest City

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

29 miles from Forest City

Eureka College
E
Eureka, IL
Eureka College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 567enrollment
  • $21,178net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 920-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

38 miles from Forest City

Illinois Wesleyan University
I
Bloomington, IL
Illinois Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,693enrollment
  • $28,912net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1320SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

45 miles from Forest City

Illinois State University
I
Normal, IL
Illinois State University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 20,635enrollment
  • $20,093net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

45 miles from Forest City

Heartland Community College
H
Normal, IL
 
Heartland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,063enrollment
  • $8,490net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Forest City

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

46 miles from Forest City

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

46 miles from Forest City

Western Illinois University
W
Macomb, IL
Western Illinois University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 8,502enrollment
  • $15,802net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 950-1150SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.11Avg GPA

45 miles from Forest City

Knox College
K
Galesburg, IL
Knox College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,333enrollment
  • $23,476net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1350SAT range
  • 24-31ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Forest City

Illinois College
I
Jacksonville, IL
 
Illinois College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 983enrollment
  • $17,594net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

49 miles from Forest City

MacMurray College
M
Jacksonville, IL
 
MacMurray College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 548enrollment
  • $13,977net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 940-1090SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.73Avg GPA

49 miles from Forest City

Carl Sandburg College
C
Galesburg, IL
 
Carl Sandburg College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,860enrollment
  • $2,918net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Forest City

FAQ's

The closest community college is Spoon River College and is 16.6 miles from Forest City. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Spoon River College are $5,100 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Spoon River 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.