Newark Colleges

Newark, New Jersey area Colleges

There are 3 colleges within the Newark city limits and 191 colleges within a 50 mile radius. If you're looking for a large school, New York University enrolls the most students. In terms of cost, United States Military Academy offers the lowest in-state tuition for colleges in the Newark area. Also explore Newark area public or private colleges.

The Newark area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like New York University, Princeton University, Columbia University in the City of New York and Fordham University.


191 results

List of Newark Colleges

New York University
N
New York, NY
New York University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 51,847enrollment
  • $37,739net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1530SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

9 miles from Newark

Princeton University
P
Princeton, NJ
Princeton University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in America

  • 8,374enrollment
  • $18,712net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA

37 miles from Newark

Columbia University in the City of New York
C
New York, NY
Columbia University in the City of New York

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#22 Best Colleges in America

  • 31,077enrollment
  • $21,828net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA

12 miles from Newark

Fordham University
F
Bronx, NY
Fordham University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 16,515enrollment
  • $39,558net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1450SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

18 miles from Newark

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

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#22 Best Public Universities in America

  • 50,254enrollment
  • $16,873net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1430SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA

21 miles from Newark

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

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#22 Best Public Universities in America

  • 50,254enrollment
  • $16,873net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1430SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA

21 miles from Newark

CUNY Hunter College
H
New York, NY
CUNY Hunter College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 23,202enrollment
  • $3,957net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1350SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

11 miles from Newark

Barnard College
B
New York, NY
Barnard College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 2,562enrollment
  • $26,649net price
  • 12%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1520SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.84Avg GPA

12 miles from Newark

St John's University New York
S
Queens, NY
St John's University New York

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#32 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 21,635enrollment
  • $26,993net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

20 miles from Newark

Kean University
K
Union, NJ
Kean University

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in New Jersey

  • 14,056enrollment
  • $17,490net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 920-1100SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

4 miles from Newark

Montclair State University
M
Montclair, NJ
Montclair State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in New Jersey

  • 21,115enrollment
  • $15,890net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 990-1180SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

9 miles from Newark

The Juilliard School
J
New York, NY
The Juilliard School

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 942enrollment
  • $34,004net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Newark

Pace University New York
P
New York, NY
Pace University New York

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#34 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 13,326enrollment
  • $32,492net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1230SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

9 miles from Newark

Hofstra University
H
Hempstead, NY
Hofstra University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#22 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 10,871enrollment
  • $32,975net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1340SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

30 miles from Newark

Seton Hall University
S
South Orange, NJ
Seton Hall University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in New Jersey

  • 10,162enrollment
  • $30,909net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.6*Avg GPA

4 miles from Newark

CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
J
New York, NY
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#25 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 15,394enrollment
  • $3,814net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 980-1130SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.72Avg GPA

10 miles from Newark

Monmouth University
M
West Long Branch, NJ
Monmouth University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in New Jersey

  • 6,167enrollment
  • $30,945net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

32 miles from Newark

CUNY Queens College
Q
Flushing, NY
CUNY Queens College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 19,746enrollment
  • $4,471net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1200SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

19 miles from Newark