Colleges Near Elizabeth

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

There are 318 colleges within 100 miles of Elizabeth. Driving time to these schools from Elizabeth should be less than 2 hours . 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.

318 results found

Kean University
K
Union, NJ
Kean University

Public 4 Year

86% acceptance rate

  • 14,056enrollment
  • $16,839net price
  • $12,348tuition
  • 890-1080SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

2 miles from Elizabeth

Yeshivas Be'er Yitzchok
Y
Elizabeth, NJ
 
Yeshivas Be'er Yitzchok

Private 4 Year

75% acceptance rate

  • 61enrollment
  • $19,282net price
  • $10,900tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Elizabeth

Essex County College
E
Newark, NJ
Essex County College

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 7,514enrollment
  • $10,438net price
  • $4,995tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Elizabeth

St Paul's School of Nursing Staten Island
S
Staten Island, NY
 
St Paul's School of Nursing Staten Island

Private 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 579enrollment
  • $24,296net price
  • $17,395tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Elizabeth

New Jersey Institute of Technology
N
Newark, NJ
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Public 4 Year

64% acceptance rate

  • 11,423enrollment
  • $17,972net price
  • $17,338tuition
  • 1190-1380SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.68*Avg GPA

5 miles from Elizabeth

Rutgers University Newark
R
Newark, NJ
Rutgers University Newark

Public 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 13,451enrollment
  • $12,020net price
  • $14,409tuition
  • 1020-1190SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.23*Avg GPA

5 miles from Elizabeth

CUNY College of Staten Island
C
Staten Island, NY
CUNY College of Staten Island

Public 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 13,247enrollment
  • $6,319net price
  • $7,290tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.98Avg GPA

5 miles from Elizabeth

New Jersey City University
N
Jersey City, NJ
New Jersey City University

Public 4 Year

96% acceptance rate

  • 7,991enrollment
  • $12,267net price
  • $12,052tuition
  • 850-1060SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.15*Avg GPA

6 miles from Elizabeth

Seton Hall University
S
South Orange, NJ
Seton Hall University

Private 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 10,162enrollment
  • $28,700net price
  • $42,170tuition
  • 1150-1310SAT range
  • 24-28ACT range
  • 3.6*Avg GPA

6 miles from Elizabeth

Union County College
U
Cranford, NJ
 
Union County College

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 9,412enrollment
  • $3,404net price
  • $5,140tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Elizabeth

Wagner College
W
Staten Island, NY
 
Wagner College

Private 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 2,218enrollment
  • $30,119net price
  • $47,090tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

6 miles from Elizabeth

Bloomfield College
B
Bloomfield, NJ
Bloomfield College

Private 4 Year

61% acceptance rate

  • 1,685enrollment
  • $19,988net price
  • $29,950tuition
  • 860-1060SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 2.6Avg GPA

9 miles from Elizabeth

Hudson County Community College
H
Jersey City, NJ
Hudson County Community College

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 8,408enrollment
  • $7,416net price
  • $5,718tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Elizabeth

Saint Peter's College
S
Jersey City, NJ
 
Saint Peter's College

Private 4 Year

74% acceptance rate

  • 3,452enrollment
  • $13,377net price
  • $37,486tuition
  • 940-1120SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.06Avg GPA

8 miles from Elizabeth

Stevens Institute of Technology
S
Hoboken, NJ
Stevens Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

41% acceptance rate

  • 6,929enrollment
  • $38,469net price
  • $52,202tuition
  • 1330-1480SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.85*Avg GPA

10 miles from Elizabeth

Globe Institute of Technology
G
New York, NY
 
Globe Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 446enrollment
  • $21,459net price
  • $11,120tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Elizabeth

CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College
B
New York, NY
CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 26,506enrollment
  • $6,382net price
  • $5,170tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Elizabeth

University of Phoenix Jersey City Campus
P
Jersey City, NJ
 
University of Phoenix Jersey City Campus

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 47enrollment
  • $16,776net price
  • $9,960tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Elizabeth

FAQ's

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.