Colleges Near Mount Vernon

Colleges and universities near me in the Mount Vernon, Iowa area

There 44 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 158,311 students.

Located in Iowa with a population of 4,506, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Mount Vernon. Driving time to these schools from Mount Vernon should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Grinnell College in Grinnell. The largest college in the area is Purdue Global Davenport Campus enrolling 30,512 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 Mount Vernon.


44 results

Cornell College
C
Mount Vernon, IA
Cornell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 1,002enrollment
  • $25,028net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1068-1280SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

0 miles from Mount Vernon

Kirkwood Community College
K
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Kirkwood Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,277enrollment
  • $8,727net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Mount Vernon

Coe College
C
Cedar Rapids, IA
Coe College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,394enrollment
  • $21,155net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA

13 miles from Mount Vernon

Mount Mercy University
M
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Mount Mercy University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,705enrollment
  • $25,182net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

13 miles from Mount Vernon

Purdue Global Cedar Rapids Campus
P
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Purdue Global Cedar Rapids Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 411enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Mount Vernon

University of Iowa
I
Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Iowa

  • 30,318enrollment
  • $17,452net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1310SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA

19 miles from Mount Vernon

Divine Word College
D
Epworth, IA
 
Divine Word College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 69enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Mount Vernon

Hamilton Technical College
H
Davenport, IA
 
Hamilton Technical College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 120enrollment
  • $20,105net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Mount Vernon

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

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 7,081enrollment
  • $9,278net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Mount Vernon

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,178enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Mount Vernon

Saint Ambrose University
S
Davenport, IA
Saint Ambrose University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 3,003enrollment
  • $26,497net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.34Avg GPA

51 miles from Mount Vernon

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

52 miles from Mount Vernon

Augustana College
A
Rock Island, IL
Augustana College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,389enrollment
  • $24,233net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.36Avg Weighted GPA

54 miles from Mount Vernon

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 206enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA

53 miles from Mount Vernon

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

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 62enrollment
  • $19,880net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

53 miles from Mount Vernon

Clarke University
C
Dubuque, IA
 
Clarke University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 855enrollment
  • $25,756net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 918-1126SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

University of Dubuque
D
Dubuque, IA
 
University of Dubuque

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

  • 2,180enrollment
  • $27,043net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 828-1070SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.02Avg GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

Emmaus Bible College
E
Dubuque, IA
 
Emmaus Bible College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 194enrollment
  • $15,696net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 920-1200SAT range
  • 18-28ACT range
  • 3.58Avg Weighted GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

FAQ's

The closest community college is Kirkwood Community College and is 11.7 miles from Mount Vernon. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Kirkwood Community College are $5,140 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Kirkwood 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.