Colleges Near Newark

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

There are 319 colleges within 100 miles of Newark. Driving time to these schools from Newark should be less than 2 hours . Located in New Jersey with a population of 277,140, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Newark. The nearest college is Essex County College at a distance of 1 miles from Newark 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 Newark. Additionally, you can explore a list of majors offered at Newark area colleges.

319 results found

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

1 miles from Newark

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

1 miles from Newark

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

1 miles from Newark

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

4 miles from Newark

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

5 miles from Newark

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

5 miles from Newark

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

4 miles from Newark

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

4 miles from Newark

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

6 miles from Newark

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

5 miles from Newark

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

8 miles from Newark

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

8 miles from Newark

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

7 miles from Newark

Caldwell College
C
Caldwell, NJ
 
Caldwell College

Private 4 Year

67% acceptance rate

  • 2,189enrollment
  • $17,857net price
  • $34,715tuition
  • 960-1150SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

9 miles from Newark

Montclair State University
M
Montclair, NJ
Montclair State University

Public 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 21,115enrollment
  • $15,224net price
  • $12,790tuition
  • 990-1170SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

9 miles from Newark

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

9 miles from Newark

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

9 miles from Newark

Metropolitan College of New York
M
New York, NY
 
Metropolitan College of New York

Private 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 1,027enrollment
  • $20,943net price
  • $19,454tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Newark

FAQ's

The closest community college is Essex County College and is 1 miles from Newark. 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.