Colleges in Tucson, Arizona

Colleges in Tucson, Arizona Statistics

Tucson is a city in Arizona. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 888,486 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, seventeen colleges are active for serving college programs in Tucson, Arizona. In addition, there are 15 colleges located within 30 miles from Tucson.
By school types, there are two public and fifteen private schools. By school levels, there are six 4-years (or high) schools, two 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and nine less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
Sixteen schools offer undergraduate programs and three schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Tucson, Arizona is $13,855 for Arizona residents and $16,818 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 68.33% and the average SAT score is 1,235. A total of 67,318 students enrolled in schools in Tucson, Arizona, of which 7,539 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
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Colleges in Tucs Comparison Table

The following table lists 17 colleges located in Tucson, Arizona ordered by distance from Tucson. 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 TucsonUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
HDS Truck Driving Institute
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
1.67 miles$10,77513485%14 to 1---
Brookline College-Tucson
Tucson, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.70 miles$15,22529053%25 to 1---
Cortiva Institute-Tucson
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
4.63 miles$13,31799-30 to 1---
Pima Community College
Tucson, AZ
Public, 2-4 years
valid
4.70 miles$7,56619,59421%19 to 1---
Arizona Academy of Beauty-East
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
5.73 miles$17,7005757%20 to 1---
Empire Beauty School-Tucson
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.30 miles$19,20010258%18 to 1---
Pure Aesthetics Natural Skincare School
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.38 miles$12,1904971%9 to 1---
Pima Medical Institute-Tucson
Tucson, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.47 miles$21,2061,85170%25 to 1---
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Public, 4 years
four-years
6.88 miles$36,74344,09765%15 to 1$33,39985.00%1,235
Aveda Institute-Tucson
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.96 miles$19,20015781%17 to 1-33.00%-
Southwest University of Visual Arts-Tucson
Tucson, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
7.39 miles$23,06912517%10 to 1$21,100--
Arizona School of Integrative Studies
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.46 miles$13,00014991%7 to 1---
Carrington College-Tucson
Tucson, AZ
Private, 2-4 years
valid
7.81 miles$14,763227-34 to 1-87.00%-
Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Tucson, AZ
Private, 4 years
four-years
8.17 miles$19,92334--$19,931--
Arizona State University - Pima
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
9.55 miles-------
Tucson College of Beauty
Tucson, AZ
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
11.03 miles$7,8007569%13 to 1---
Average-$16,81867,31860%17 to 1$24,81068.33%1,235