Colleges Near Chattanooga

Colleges and universities near me in the Chattanooga, Tennessee area

There are 7 colleges in Chattanooga and 64 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 273,112 students.

Located in Tennessee with a population of 167,674, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Chattanooga. Driving time to these schools from Chattanooga should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Sewanee The University of the South in Sewanee. The largest college in the area is The University of Tennessee enrolling 30,559 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 Chattanooga.


64 results

Chattanooga State Community College
C
Chattanooga, TN
 
Chattanooga State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,452enrollment
  • $6,479net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

2 miles from Chattanooga

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers
C
Chattanooga, TN
 
Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 252enrollment
  • $20,918net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Chattanooga

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
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Chattanooga, TN
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Tennessee

  • 11,728enrollment
  • $14,888net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1200SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

3 miles from Chattanooga

Tennessee Temple University
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
 
Tennessee Temple University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 730enrollment
  • $14,115net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Chattanooga

Miller Motte Technical College Chattanooga
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Chattanooga, TN
 
Miller Motte Technical College Chattanooga

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 351enrollment
  • $24,237net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Chattanooga

Virginia College School of Business and Health
V
Chattanooga, TN
 
Virginia College School of Business and Health

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 327enrollment
  • $28,851net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Chattanooga

University of Phoenix Chattanooga Campus
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
 
University of Phoenix Chattanooga Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 487enrollment
  • $18,784net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Chattanooga

Covenant College
C
Lookout Mountain, GA
Covenant College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 911enrollment
  • $26,116net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1305SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA

10 miles from Chattanooga

Southern Adventist University
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Collegedale, TN
 
Southern Adventist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 2,730enrollment
  • $24,491net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 970-1250SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

11 miles from Chattanooga

Cleveland State Community College
C
Cleveland, TN
 
Cleveland State Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,074enrollment
  • $7,754net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.18Avg GPA

23 miles from Chattanooga

Lee University
L
Cleveland, TN
Lee University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 5,204enrollment
  • $17,629net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 970-1200SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

22 miles from Chattanooga

Dalton State College
D
Dalton, GA
Dalton State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,794enrollment
  • $5,776net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

24 miles from Chattanooga

Bryan College
B
Dayton, TN
 
Bryan College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,412enrollment
  • $15,988net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.55Avg Weighted GPA

32 miles from Chattanooga

Sewanee The University of the South
S
Sewanee, TN
Sewanee The University of the South

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,800enrollment
  • $36,244net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1340SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

39 miles from Chattanooga

Tennessee Wesleyan College
T
Athens, TN
 
Tennessee Wesleyan College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

  • 1,116enrollment
  • $13,183net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 850-1060SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

45 miles from Chattanooga

Northeast Alabama Community College
N
Rainsville, AL
 
Northeast Alabama Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 2,530enrollment
  • $3,351net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Chattanooga

Berry College
B
Mount Berry, GA
Berry College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,125enrollment
  • $24,605net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

54 miles from Chattanooga

Shorter University
S
Rome, GA
Shorter University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

  • 1,410enrollment
  • $17,463net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 950-1160SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.25Avg Weighted GPA

56 miles from Chattanooga

FAQ's

The closest community college is Chattanooga State Community College and is 2.4 miles from Chattanooga. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Chattanooga State Community College are $4,063 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Chattanooga State 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.