Area Colleges & Universities

Roanoke County is located within 60 miles of 25 colleges and universities, many of which are national award-winners in academics, research, and the arts.

Colleges & Universities within 60 miles of the Roanoke Valley

American National UniversitySalemA, C, Di, B, M
Central Virginia Community CollegeLynchburgA, C, Di
Dabney S. Lancaster Community CollegeClifton ForgeA, C, Di
Edward Via College of Osteopathic MedicineBlacksburgPBC, DO
ECPI UniversityRoanokeDi, A, B, M
Ferrum CollegeFerrumB
Hollins UniversityRoanokeB, M
Liberty UniversityLynchburgA, B, M, JD
Mary Baldwin UniversityStauntonB, M
New River Community CollegeDublinA, C, Di
Patrick Henry Community CollegeMartinsvilleA, C, Di
Radford UniversityRadfordB, M, D
Radford University Carilion
A, B, M, C
Randolph CollegeLynchburgB, PBC, M
Roanoke CollegeSalemB
Southern Virginia UniversityBuena VistaB
University of Lynchburg
B, M
Virginia Military InstituteLexingtonB
Virginia TechBlacksburgB, M, D
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research InstituteRoanokeMD
Virginia University of LynchburgLynchburgCi, A, B, M, D
Virginia Western Community CollegeRoanokeA, C, CS
Washington and Lee UniversityLexingtonB, JD

Degree Letter Key

Source: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV)

  • A = Associates Degree
  • B = Bachelors Degree
  • C = Certificate
  • CS = Career Studies
  • D =Doctorate
  • Di = Diploma
  • DO = Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • JD = Juris Doctor
  • M = Masters Degree
  • MD = Medical Doctor
  • PBC = Post-Baccalaureate Certificates