Lakeland College

Find Lakeland Florida colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.

Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Lakeland 985 East Memorial Boulevard Lakeland FL 33801 863-682-4247

Everest University Lakeland 995 East Memorial Boulevard Lakeland FL 33801 863-686-1444

Florida Southern College 111 Lake Hollingsworth Drive Lakeland FL 33801 863-680-4111

Southeastern University 1000 Longfellow Boulevard Lakeland FL 33801 863-667-5000

Traviss Career Center 3225 Winter Lake Road Lakeland FL 33803 863-499-2700

Fortis Institute Mulberry 5925 Imperial Parkway Mulberry FL 33860 8.4 miles from Lakeland 863-646-1400

Florida Polytechnic University 4700 Research Way Polk City FL 33868 9.1 miles from Lakeland 863-583-9050

Polk State College 999 Avenue H Northeast Winter Haven FL 33881 14.7 miles from Lakeland 863-297-1000

Ridge Career Center 7700 Highway 544 Winter Haven FL 33881 18.4 miles from Lakeland 863-419-3060

University of Phoenix - West Florida Campus 12802 Tampa Oaks Boulevard Temple Terrace FL 33637 24.4 miles from Lakeland 813-626-7911

Everest University - Brandon 3924 Coconut Palm Drive Tampa FL 33619 24.7 miles from Lakeland 813-621-0041

Fortis College-Tampa 3910 U.S. 301 Tampa FL 33619 25.4 miles from Lakeland 813-620-1446

Florida College 119 North Glen Arven Avenue Temple Terrace FL 33617 26.1 miles from Lakeland 813-988-5131

Saint Leo University 33701 Florida 52 St. Leo FL 33574 26.7 miles from Lakeland 352-588-8200

Remington College - Tampa Campus 6302 East Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard Tampa FL 33610 26.8 miles from Lakeland 813-333-7939

Sanford-Brown Institute-Tampa 5701 East Hillsborough Avenue Tampa FL 33610 26.9 miles from Lakeland 813-621-0072

Warner University 13895 North US Highway 27 Lake Wales FL 33859 27.3 miles from Lakeland 863-638-1426

University of South Florida 4202 East Fowler Avenue Tampa FL 33620 28.0 miles from Lakeland 813-974-2011

Artistic Nails & Beauty Academy 4951 Adamo Drive Tampa FL 33605 28.2 miles from Lakeland 813-654-4529

Erwin Technical Center 2010 East Hillsborough Avenue Tampa FL 33610 29.6 miles from Lakeland 813-769-5180

What is a College?

Colleges and universities provide post-secondary and higher education degree programs, including associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications. Some colleges focus on liberal arts, while others focus on the sciences or vocational trades. Colleges and universities provide communities with a variety of jobs, from administrative and educational positions to custodial, food service and security positions.

As well as education, colleges provide entertainment venues for sporting events, fine arts shows, and performing arts. They help students with enrollment, college applications, and financial aid. They also provide alumni services, career placement services, financial aid in the form of work study, housing so students can live on campus. Most also offer medical services, and some also provide transportation. Some four-year colleges and universities are as large as small cities.