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 higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Elizabeth.

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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.