The Best Value New Jersey Colleges

Best Value Colleges in New Jersey for 2022

Explore the colleges that provide the best value for your money in New Jersey based on academic quality, outcomes, net price and financial aid. The rankings are calculated using ratings from the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges ranking but additionally factors in the typical price paid by students to identify the colleges that offer the best deals. Leading the list for 2022 as the overall best value college in New Jersey is Princeton University. The highest value public state college is Rutgers University Camden. Learn how the Best Value Colleges are calculated and ranked on our methodology page.


20 results

Princeton University
P
Princeton, NJ
Princeton University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Value in New Jersey

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

Applications Due Jan 1

Rutgers University Camden
R
Camden, NJ
Rutgers University Camden

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 7,076enrollment
  • $15,381net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.23Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

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

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#3 Best Value in New Jersey

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

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

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Value in New Jersey

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

New Jersey Institute of Technology
N
Newark, NJ
New Jersey Institute of Technology

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 11,652enrollment
  • $18,328net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1390SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Rutgers University Newark
R
Newark, NJ
Rutgers University Newark

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 13,231enrollment
  • $13,832net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1170SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.23Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

Rider University
R
Lawrenceville, NJ
Rider University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Value in New Jersey

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

Applications Due Mar 15

Stevens Institute of Technology
S
Hoboken, NJ
Stevens Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 7,257enrollment
  • $40,303net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1480SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

The College of New Jersey
N
Ewing, NJ
The College of New Jersey

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#9 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 7,783enrollment
  • $24,617net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1320SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.29Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

Ramapo College of New Jersey
R
Mahwah, NJ
Ramapo College of New Jersey

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 6,042enrollment
  • $17,286net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1220SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Seton Hall University
S
South Orange, NJ
Seton Hall University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 9,814enrollment
  • $33,652net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1310SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Rowan University
R
Glassboro, NJ
Rowan University

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#12 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 19,678enrollment
  • $24,810net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1250SAT range
  • 20-28ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Monmouth University
M
West Long Branch, NJ
Monmouth University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Value 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

The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
R
Galloway, NJ
 
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#14 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 9,893enrollment
  • $20,526net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1013-1190SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

Bloomfield College
B
Bloomfield, NJ
Bloomfield College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 1,533enrollment
  • $19,101net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 790-970SAT range
  • 15-19ACT range
  • 2.81Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 30

Caldwell University
C
Caldwell, NJ
 
Caldwell University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 2,274enrollment
  • $19,664net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 920-1110SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.18Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 30

Centenary University
C
Hackettstown, NJ
Centenary University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 1,629enrollment
  • $21,044net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 895-1100SAT range
  • 15-22ACT range
  • 3.23Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Felician College
F
Lodi, NJ
 
Felician College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Value in New Jersey

  • 2,556enrollment
  • $17,825net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 890-1050SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA