New Jersey Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 32 public colleges in New Jersey with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. The College of New Jersey leads the list by accepting 50% of high school students that applied.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of New Jersey Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
College Acceptance Rate
N

Ewing, NJ

50%
R

New Brunswick, NJ

60%
R

Mahwah, NJ

63%
R

Newark, NJ

63%
N

Newark, NJ

64%
M

Montclair, NJ

71%
R

Camden, NJ

71%
R

Glassboro, NJ

73%
R

Galloway, NJ

84%
K

Union, NJ

86%
W

Wayne, NJ

93%
N

Jersey City, NJ

96%
A

Mays Landing, NJ

100%
B

Paramus, NJ

100%
B

Lincroft, NJ

100%
B

Pemberton, NJ

100%
C

Blackwood, NJ

100%
C

Randolph, NJ

100%
C

Vineland, NJ

100%
E

Newark, NJ

100%