Colleges Near Lakewood

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

There are 3 colleges in Lakewood and 129 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 711,985 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in New Jersey with a population of 53,805, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lakewood. Driving time to these schools from Lakewood should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Princeton University in Princeton which is ranked #2 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is New York University enrolling 52,775 students. In terms of affordability, Camden County College in Blackwood offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $3,570 per year.

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 Lakewood.


129 results

Georgian Court University
G
Lakewood, NJ
Georgian Court University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in New Jersey

  • 2,231enrollment
  • $20,736net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 940-1138SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

1 miles from Lakewood

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed
B
Lakewood, NJ
 
Bais Medrash Toras Chesed

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 150enrollment
  • $6,745net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

0 miles from Lakewood

Yeshiva Toras Chaim
Y
Lakewood, NJ
 
Yeshiva Toras Chaim

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 218enrollment
  • $5,774net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Lakewood

Ocean County College
O
Toms River, NJ
 
Ocean County College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,480enrollment
  • $13,205net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

6 miles from Lakewood

Talmudical Academy New Jersey
T
Adelphia, NJ
 
Talmudical Academy New Jersey

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 63enrollment
  • $11,581net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Lakewood

Mesivta Keser Torah
M
Belmar, NJ
 
Mesivta Keser Torah

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 88enrollment
  • $9,885net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Lakewood

Brookdale Community College
B
Lincroft, NJ
 
Brookdale Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,438enrollment
  • $8,893net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

16 miles from Lakewood

Monmouth University
M
West Long Branch, NJ
Monmouth University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in New Jersey

  • 5,674enrollment
  • $31,594net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1210SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.53Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

17 miles from Lakewood

Burlington County College
B
Pemberton, NJ
 
Burlington County College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,316enrollment
  • $6,827net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Lakewood

Mercer County Community College
M
West Windsor, NJ
 
Mercer County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,342enrollment
  • $7,178net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Lakewood

DeVry University New Jersey
D
North Brunswick, New Jersey
 
DeVry University New Jersey

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,226enrollment
  • -net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Lakewood

Middlesex County College
M
Edison, NJ
 
Middlesex County College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,084enrollment
  • $8,709net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

30 miles from Lakewood

Princeton University
P
Princeton, NJ
Princeton University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in America

  • 7,853enrollment
  • $18,685net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1450-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.92Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

30 miles from Lakewood

Rabbi Jacob Joseph School
R
Edison, NJ
 
Rabbi Jacob Joseph School

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 73enrollment
  • $9,171net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Lakewood

Rider University
R
Lawrenceville, NJ
Rider University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in New Jersey

  • 4,636enrollment
  • $29,396net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

31 miles from Lakewood

Rutgers University New Brunswick
R
New Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers University New Brunswick

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#22 Best Public Universities in America

  • 50,411enrollment
  • $17,835net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1410SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.3Estimated Avg GPA

31 miles from Lakewood

Rutgers University New Brunswick
R
New Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers University New Brunswick

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#22 Best Public Universities in America

  • 50,411enrollment
  • $17,835net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1410SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.3Estimated Avg GPA

31 miles from Lakewood

Thomas Edison State College
T
Trenton, NJ
 
Thomas Edison State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,495enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

31 miles from Lakewood

FAQ's

The closest community college is Ocean County College and is 6.4 miles from Lakewood. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Ocean County College are $5,250 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Ocean 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.