New Jersey Community Colleges

There are 26 community colleges located throughout New Jersey (19 public colleges and 7 private colleges), serving 172,113 students.
For New Jersey community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,489 per year for in-state students and $7,123 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,773 per year (view national tuition costs).
New Jersey community colleges have a diversity score of 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 57% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 36:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NJ) School Average
American Indian
n/a
Asian
5%
Hispanic
22%
Black
17%
White
43%
Hawaiian
n/a
Two or more races
1%
Unknown
12%

New Jersey Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • Assumption College for Sisters
    Private not-for-profit
    36 students350 Bernardsville Rd
    MendhamNJ 07945
    (9.7)354-3652
    36
  • 7,254 students5100 Black Horse Pike
    Mays LandingNJ 08330
    (609)625-1111
    7,254
  • 15,882 students400 Paramus Rd
    ParamusNJ 07652
    (201)447-7200
    15,882
  • 3,671 students44 Rifle Camp Rd
    Woodland ParkNJ 7424
    (973)278-5400
    3,671
  • 14,360 students765 Newman Springs Rd
    LincroftNJ 07738
    (732)224-2345
    14,360
  • 9,570 students601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road
    PembertonNJ 08068
    (6.0)989-4931
    9,570
  • 12,816 students200 College Drive
    BlackwoodNJ 8012
    (856)227-7200
    12,816
  • 8,679 students214 Center Grove Road
    RandolphNJ 07869
    (973)328-5000
    8,679
  • 3,919 students3322 College Drive
    VinelandNJ 08362
    (856)691-8600
    3,919
  • DeVry University-New Jersey
    Private for-profit
    n/a
     students
    630 US Hwy One
    North BrunswickNJ 08902
    (732)729-3960
    n/a
  • n/a
     students
    251 Washington Ave.
    BellevilleNJ 07109
    9737519051
    n/a
  • n/a
     students
    684 Newark Ave
    Jersey CityNJ 07306
    2012169901
    n/a
  • Eastwick College-Ramsey
    Private for-profit
    987 students10 South Franklin Turnpike
    RamseyNJ 07446
    (201)327-8877
    987
  • 12,175 students303 University Ave
    NewarkNJ 7102
    (973)877-3000
    12,175
  • 9,036 students70 Sip Avenue
    Jersey CityNJ 7306
    (201)714-7100
    9,036
  • 8,501 students1200 Old Trenton Rd
    West WindsorNJ 08550
    (609)586-4800
    8,501
  • 12,611 students2600 Woodbridge Avenue
    EdisonNJ 08818
    7325486000
    12,611
  • 9,477 studentsCollege Drive
    Toms RiverNJ 08754
    (7.3)225-5040
    9,477
  • 8,973 studentsOne College Blvd
    PatersonNJ 07505
    (973)684-6800
    8,973
  • Pillar College
    Private not-for-profit
    428 students60 Park Place Suite 701
    NewarkNJ 7102
    (973)803-5000
    428
  • 8,302 students118 Lamington Road
    BranchburgNJ 8876
    (908)526-1200
    8,302
  • 6,720 students1400 Tanyard Road
    SewellNJ 8080
    6,720
  • 1,235 students460 Hollywood Avenue
    Carneys PointNJ 08069
    (856)299-2100
    1,235
  • 3,235 studentsOne College Hill Road
    NewtonNJ 7860
    (973)300-2100
    3,235
  • 11,969 students1033 Springfield Ave
    CranfordNJ 07016
    (908)709-7000
    11,969
  • 2,277 students475 Rte 57 W
    WashingtonNJ 07882
    (908)835-9222
    2,277
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