Colleges Near Franklin

Colleges and universities near me in the Franklin, Kentucky area

There are 28 colleges within 50 miles of Franklin enrolling a total of 98,215 students.

Located in Kentucky with a population of 8,408, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Franklin. The nearest college is Daymar College Bowling Green in Bowling Green at a distance of 17.7 miles from Franklin. Driving time to these schools from Franklin should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. The largest college in the area is Western Kentucky University enrolling 19,456 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 Franklin.


28 results

Daymar College Bowling Green
D
Bowling Green, KY
 
Daymar College Bowling Green

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 211enrollment
  • $19,666net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Franklin

Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
S
Bowling Green, KY
 
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,482enrollment
  • $6,730net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

19 miles from Franklin

Western Kentucky University
W
Bowling Green, KY
Western Kentucky University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 19,456enrollment
  • $12,174net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 990-1220SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

19 miles from Franklin

Daymar College Scottsville
D
Scottsville, Kentucky
 
Daymar College Scottsville

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 101enrollment
  • $20,885net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Franklin

Volunteer State Community College
V
Gallatin, TN
 
Volunteer State Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,154enrollment
  • $6,181net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Franklin

Miller Motte Technical College Madison
M
Madison, TN
 
Miller Motte Technical College Madison

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 30enrollment
  • $17,763net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Franklin

Nossi College of Art
N
Madison, TN
 
Nossi College of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 303enrollment
  • $21,276net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Franklin

American Baptist College
A
HBCU
Nashville, TN
 
American Baptist College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 123enrollment
  • $18,759net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Franklin

Cumberland University
C
Lebanon, TN
Cumberland University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 2,405enrollment
  • $26,787net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 910-1100SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

38 miles from Franklin

Watkins College of Art Design & Film
W
Nashville, TN
 
Watkins College of Art Design & Film

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 193enrollment
  • $30,279net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 905-1195SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

39 miles from Franklin

Fisk University
F
HBCU
Nashville, TN
Fisk University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 780enrollment
  • $24,225net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 930-1150SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 2.98Avg GPA

40 miles from Franklin

Trevecca Nazarene University
T
Nashville, TN
Trevecca Nazarene University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 3,927enrollment
  • $18,036net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1288SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

41 miles from Franklin

University of Phoenix Nashville Campus
P
Nashville, Tennessee
 
University of Phoenix Nashville Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,537enrollment
  • $18,150net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Franklin

Remington College Nashville Campus
R
Nashville, TN
 
Remington College Nashville Campus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 265enrollment
  • $20,250net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

40 miles from Franklin

Belmont University
B
Nashville, TN
Belmont University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 8,260enrollment
  • $36,976net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1320SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

42 miles from Franklin

Daymar College Nashville
D
Nashville, TN
 
Daymar College Nashville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 102enrollment
  • $21,069net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

41 miles from Franklin

John A Gupton College
J
Nashville, TN
 
John A Gupton College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 168enrollment
  • $10,439net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-21ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

41 miles from Franklin

Tennessee State University
T
HBCU
Nashville, TN
Tennessee State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,774enrollment
  • $11,460net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.85Avg GPA

41 miles from Franklin

FAQ's

The closest community college is Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College and is 19 miles from Franklin. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College are $4,368 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical 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.