Colleges Near Elizabeth

Colleges and universities near me in the Elizabeth, New Jersey area

There are 318 colleges within 100 miles of Elizabeth. Located in New Jersey with a population of 124,969, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Elizabeth. The nearest college is Kean University at a distance of 2.3 miles from Elizabeth center. This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable options or not ready for a full four year program, consider local community colleges near Elizabeth.

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    • SAT Range 890/1080
    • ACT Range 17/22
    • Average HS GPA 3.0
    • Students: 14,056
    • Tuition:$12,348
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 86%
    • 2 miles from
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    Kean University

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 61
    • Tuition:$10,900
    • Acceptance Rate 75%
    • 2 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 7,514
    • Tuition:$4,995
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 5 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 579
    • Tuition:$17,395
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 4 miles from
    • SAT Range 1190/1380
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.68*
    • Students: 11,423
    • Tuition:$17,338
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • 5 miles from
    • SAT Range 1020/1190
    • ACT Range 19/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.23*
    • Students: 13,451
    • Tuition:$14,409
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
    • 5 miles from
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    Rutgers University Newark

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 2.98
    • Students: 13,247
    • Tuition:$7,290
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 5 miles from
    • SAT Range 850/1060
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.15*
    • Students: 7,991
    • Tuition:$12,052
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 96%
    • 6 miles from
    • SAT Range 1150/1310
    • ACT Range 24/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.6*
    • Students: 10,162
    • Tuition:$42,170
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 70%
    • 6 miles from
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    Seton Hall University

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 9,412
    • Tuition:$5,140
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 7 miles from

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The closest community college is Essex County College and is 5.1 miles from Elizabeth. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Essex County College are $4,995 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Essex County 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.