New Jersey Colleges

List of Colleges and Universities in New Jersey for 2020

There are 59 colleges and universities in New Jersey enrolling 262,230 full time students in the state's institutions of higher education. Explore the list of top colleges in New Jersey below to get your college search started. The CollegeSimply rankings and listings are objective and data focused to help you find the good colleges. Whether you're searching for a public, private or community college, this guide to universities in New Jersey offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

New Jersey is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like Princeton University and Rutgers University New Brunswick.

The highest ranked college in New Jersey is Princeton University and the top rated public state college is The College of New Jersey. Local college options can be explored in Newark and Jersey City or other cities.

59 results found

Princeton University
P
Princeton, NJ
Princeton University

Private 4 Year

5% acceptance rate

  • 8,374enrollment
  • $16,302net price
  • $50,340tuition
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA
Rutgers University New Brunswick
R
New Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers University New Brunswick

Public 4 Year

60% acceptance rate

  • 50,254enrollment
  • $16,016net price
  • $14,974tuition
  • 1190-1410SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA
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
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
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
Monmouth University
M
West Long Branch, NJ
Monmouth University

Private 4 Year

77% acceptance rate

  • 6,167enrollment
  • $31,300net price
  • $38,138tuition
  • 1040-1250SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Rowan University
R
Glassboro, NJ
Rowan University

Public 4 Year

73% acceptance rate

  • 19,465enrollment
  • $19,246net price
  • $13,697tuition
  • 1010-1220SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
The College of New Jersey
N
Ewing, NJ
The College of New Jersey

Public 4 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 7,686enrollment
  • $22,894net price
  • $16,551tuition
  • 1160-1350SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.29*Avg GPA
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
Ramapo College of New Jersey
R
Mahwah, NJ
Ramapo College of New Jersey

Public 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 6,174enrollment
  • $16,568net price
  • $14,374tuition
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA
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
Rider University
R
Lawrenceville, NJ
Rider University

Private 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 4,824enrollment
  • $30,028net price
  • $42,860tuition
  • 1000-1190SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
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
Bergen Community College
B
Paramus, NJ
 
Bergen Community College

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 13,352enrollment
  • $8,933net price
  • $4,500tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
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
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
William Paterson University of New Jersey
W
Wayne, NJ
William Paterson University of New Jersey

Public 4 Year

93% acceptance rate

  • 10,198enrollment
  • $14,779net price
  • $13,060tuition
  • 890-1090SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
R
Galloway, NJ
 
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Public 4 Year

84% acceptance rate

  • 9,621enrollment
  • $14,292net price
  • $13,739tuition
  • 1000-1190SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.32*Avg GPA