Colleges Near Knoxville

Colleges and universities near me in the Knoxville, Illinois area

There are 42 colleges within 100 miles of Knoxville enrolling a total of 182,948 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 2,911, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Knoxville. The nearest college is Knox College in Galesburg at a distance of 5 miles from Knoxville. Driving time to these schools from Knoxville should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington. The largest college in the area is University of Iowa enrolling 31,656 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 Knoxville.


42 results

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

5 miles from Knoxville

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

8 miles from Knoxville

Monmouth College
M
Monmouth, IL
 
Monmouth College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 914enrollment
  • $17,992net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 950-1210SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

18 miles from Knoxville

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

28 miles from Knoxville

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

38 miles from Knoxville

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

37 miles from Knoxville

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

39 miles from Knoxville

Black Hawk College
B
Moline, IL
 
Black Hawk College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,333enrollment
  • $6,206net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Knoxville

Midstate College
M
Peoria, IL
 
Midstate College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

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

39 miles from Knoxville

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

42 miles from Knoxville

Augustana College
A
Rock Island, IL
 
Augustana College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,543enrollment
  • $24,706net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.16Avg GPA

43 miles from Knoxville

Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences
T
Rock Island, IL
 
Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 217enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Knoxville

Eastern Iowa Community College District
E
Davenport, IA
 
Eastern Iowa Community College District

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 7,771enrollment
  • $9,996net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

45 miles from Knoxville

Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport
P
Davenport, IA
 
Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,179enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

46 miles from Knoxville

Saint Ambrose University
S
Davenport, IA
Saint Ambrose University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 3,045enrollment
  • $26,561net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

46 miles from Knoxville

Brown Mackie College Quad Cities
B
Bettendorf, IA
 
Brown Mackie College Quad Cities

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 76enrollment
  • $19,330net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

46 miles from Knoxville

Southeastern Community College
S
West Burlington, IA
 
Southeastern Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,548enrollment
  • $6,936net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Knoxville

Purdue Global Davenport Campus
P
Davenport, IA
 
Purdue Global Davenport Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 30,512enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Knoxville

FAQ's

The closest community college is Carl Sandburg College and is 8.2 miles from Knoxville. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Carl Sandburg College are $4,810 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Carl Sandburg 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.