Essex County Community Colleges

There are 3 community colleges in Essex County, New Jersey, serving 11,946 students.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 31:1.

Essex County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 251 Washington Ave.
    Belleville NJ  07109
    9737519051

    n/a
    students
  • 303 University Ave
    Newark NJ  7102
    (973)877-3000

    11,468 students
  • Pillar College
    Private, non-profit
    60 Park Place, Suite 701
    Newark NJ  7102
    (973)803-5000

    478 students
Recent Articles
January 14, 2017
Even more midnight classes are launching at community college campuses across the country this year, in hopes of working around the demanding schedules of their students.
January 14, 2017
A new report by the American Institutes for Research shows that some states are paying billions of dollars on community college students who drop out before earning a degree or certification.
January 14, 2017
Learn about a Governor’s Investment in Aerospace grant that will help 13 Washington community colleges develop training programs for the aerospace industry.