Colleges in Tempe, Arizona Statistics

Tempe is a city in Arizona. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 195,805 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, fifteen colleges are active for serving college programs in Tempe, Arizona. In addition, there are 49 colleges located within 30 miles from Tempe.
By school types, there are three public and twelve private schools. By school levels, there are six 4-years (or high) schools, six 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and three less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
Fourteen schools offer undergraduate programs and five schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Tempe, Arizona is $9,783 for Arizona residents and $16,004 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 86.50% and the average SAT score is 1,240. A total of 77,085 students enrolled in schools in Tempe, Arizona, of which 14,915 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

Colleges in Tem Comparison Table

The following table lists 15 colleges located in Tempe and 35 schools near Tempe, Arizona ordered by distance from Tempe. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From TempeUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts
Tempe, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
1.14 miles$13,07590329%20 to 1---
Cortiva Institute-Tempe
Tempe, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
1.78 miles$14,914190-15 to 1---
Arizona State University-Tempe
Tempe, AZ
Public, 4 years
four-years
2.05 miles$29,42851,58563%19 to 1$27,04886.00%1,240
Arizona College-Tempe
Tempe, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
2.22 miles$20,170------
Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences
Tempe, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
2.56 miles-360--$21,240--
Brookline College-Tempe
Tempe, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
2.59 miles$28,50037355%20 to 1---
University of Advancing Technology
Tempe, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
2.66 miles$17,12575845%11 to 1$18,20087.00%-
Sessions College for Professional Design
Tempe, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
2.75 miles$10,74016060%8 to 1---
Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences
Tempe, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.80 miles$18,65956849%12 to 1---
Sonoran Desert Institute
Tempe, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
2.90 miles$10,6301,75559%50 to 1---
Rio Salado College
Tempe, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
3.00 miles$7,85418,3047%31 to 1---
Maricopa Community College System Office
Tempe, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
3.07 miles-------
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa
Mesa, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
3.38 miles$14,77070869%25 to 1---
Mesa Community College
Mesa, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
3.50 miles$7,85420,38718%22 to 1---
Bryan University
Tempe, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.51 miles$11,7591,08320%28 to 1$4,100--
Arizona College-Mesa
Mesa, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.97 miles$15,84177170%17 to 1---
Aveda Institute-Phoenix
Tempe, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
4.02 miles$19,20014178%11 to 1---
East Valley Institute of Technology
Mesa, AZ
Public, Less than 2 years
valid
4.26 miles$16,00557386%20 to 1---
Avalon School of Cosmetology-Mesa
Mesa, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
4.32 miles$17,20035672%17 to 1---
Carrington College-Mesa
Mesa, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
4.55 miles$49,253541-26 to 1---
University of Phoenix-Arizona
Phoenix, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
4.94 miles$9,55295,77715%55 to 1$17,096--
Empire Beauty School-Chandler
Chandler, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
4.99 miles$19,2004830%13 to 1---
Arizona State University-Skysong
Scottsdale, AZ
Public, 4 years
four-years
5.26 miles$10,92838,5404%23 to 1$6,72464.00%-
Refrigeration School Inc
Phoenix, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
5.35 miles$19,92491268%34 to 1---
Cortiva Institute-Scottsdale
Scottsdale, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
5.57 miles$14,64269-15 to 1---
GateWay Community College
Phoenix, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
5.69 miles$7,8545,08121%15 to 1---
South Mountain Community College
Phoenix, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
5.84 miles$7,8544,07523%19 to 1---
International Barber College
Chandler, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.01 miles$16,12513-20 to 1---
Studio Academy of Beauty
Chandler, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.53 miles$18,15539876%11 to 1---
Xtylo Beauty College
Phoenix, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.59 miles$13,300------
GateWay Community College-Central City
Phoenix, AZ
Public, Less than 2 years
valid
7.83 miles$1,20063163%13 to 1---
Fortis College-Phoenix
Phoenix, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
7.93 miles$13,2155459%8 to 1---
International Baptist College and Seminary
Chandler, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
8.46 miles$12,9007890%4 to 1$7,740--
Scottsdale Community College
Scottsdale, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
8.94 miles$7,8548,74419%19 to 1---
Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix
Phoenix, AZ
Public, 4 years
four-years
9.33 miles$29,42811,58458%14 to 1$27,04882.00%1,175
Arizona Board of Regents
Phoenix, AZ
Public, 4 years
four-years
10.00 miles-------
Roberto-Venn School of Luthiery
Phoenix, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
10.04 miles$10,9502095%6 to 1---
Chandler-Gilbert Community College
Chandler, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
10.20 miles$7,85414,72823%29 to 1---
International School of Cosmetology-Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy
Scottsdale, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
10.56 miles$16,6007480%12 to 1---
American InterContinental University
Chandler, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.57 miles$11,6468,77720%38 to 1$12,846--
Phoenix College
Phoenix, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
11.10 miles$7,85410,95916%19 to 1---
Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine & Acupuncture
Phoenix, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
12.22 miles$17,34588--$17,946--
National Paralegal College
Phoenix, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
12.48 miles$7,99580639%50 to 1$6,045--
Phoenix Seminary
Scottsdale, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
13.44 miles$8,999250--$9,200--
Pima Medical Institute-East Valley
Mesa, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
14.02 miles$14,19034075%25 to 1---
Grand Canyon University
Phoenix, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
14.34 miles$17,18190,25341%20 to 1$11,43677.00%-
Arizona Culinary Institute
Scottsdale, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
14.61 miles$25,99011394%10 to 1---
Paul Mitchell the School-Phoenix
Phoenix, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
14.93 miles$18,00012264%15 to 1---
Empire Beauty School-NW Phoenix
Phoenix, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
14.94 miles$19,2008748%16 to 1---
Penrose Academy
Scottsdale, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
15.23 miles$11,65025692%14 to 1---
Average-$16,00477,08543%20 to 1$15,78886.50%1,240