Largest New Jersey Community Colleges

  • The average community college in New Jersey has approximately 6,910 students (2018-19).
  • The community colleges with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The largest community college in New Jersey is Bergen Community College with 15,651 students.

Largest New Jersey Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College # Students Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Bergen Community College
    Bergen Community College Photo - Main Building - Pitkin Education Center
    Public
    15,651
    400 Paramus Rd
    Paramus NJ  07652
    (201)447-7200
  • Rank: #22.
    Brookdale Community College
    Public
    14,144
    765 Newman Springs Rd
    Lincroft NJ  07738
    (732)224-2345
  • Rank: #33.
    Camden County College
    Public
    12,051
    200 College Drive
    Blackwood NJ  08012
    (856)227-7200
  • Rank: #44.
    Union County College
    Public
    11,781
    1033 Springfield Ave
    Cranford NJ  07016
    (908)709-7000
  • Rank: #55.
    Middlesex County College
    Middlesex County College Photo
    Public
    11,673
    2600 Woodbridge Avenue
    Edison NJ  08818
    (732)548-6000
  • Rank: #66.
    Essex County College
    Public
    11,468
    303 University Ave
    Newark NJ  07102
    (973)877-3000
  • Rank: #77.8,968
    One College Blvd
    Paterson NJ  07505
    (973)684-6800
  • Rank: #88.8,586
    900 College Circle
    Mount Laurel NJ  08054
    (856)222-9311
  • Rank: #99.
    Ocean County College
    Ocean County College Photo
    Public
    8,377
    College Drive
    Toms River NJ  08754
    (732)255-0400
  • Rank: #1010.
    Hudson County Community College
    Hudson County Community College Photo - HCCC Logo
    Public
    8,342
    70 Sip Avenue
    Jersey City NJ  07306
    (201)714-7100
  • Rank: #1111.8,214
    118 Lamington Road
    Somerville NJ  08876
    (908)526-1200
  • Rank: #1212.
    County College of Morris
    County College of Morris Photo
    Public
    8,096
    214 Center Grove Rd
    Randolph NJ  07869
    (973)328-5000
  • Rank: #1313.7,839
    1200 Old Trenton Rd
    Princeton Junction NJ  08550
    (609)586-4800
  • Rank: #1414.6,845
    5100 Black Horse Pike
    Mays Landing NJ  08330
    (609)625-1111
  • Rank: #1515.6,720
    1400 Tanyard Road
    Sewell NJ  08080
    (856)468-5000
  • Rank: #1616.
    Cumberland County College
    Public
    3,844
    3322 College Drive
    Vineland NJ  08362
    (856)691-8600
  • Rank: #1717.
    Berkeley College-Woodland Park
    Private, for profit
    3,659
    44 Rifle Camp Rd
    Little Falls NJ  07424
    (973)278-5400
  • Rank: #1818.3,064
    One College Hill Road
    Newton NJ  07860
    (973)300-2100
  • Rank: #1919.2,573
    475 Route 57 W
    Washington NJ  07882
    (908)835-9222
  • Rank: #2020.
    DeVry University-New Jersey
    Private, for profit
    1,546
    630 US Hwy. One
    North Brunswick NJ  08902
    (732)729-3960
  • Rank: #2121.
    Salem Community College
    Public
    1,173
    460 Hollywood Avenue
    Penns Grove NJ  08069
    (856)299-2100
  • Rank: #2222.
    Eastwick College-Ramsey
    Public
    710
    10 South Franklin Turnpike
    Ramsey NJ  07446
    (201)327-8877
  • Rank: #2323.
    Pillar College
    Private, non-profit
    478
    60 Park Place, Suite 701
    Newark NJ  07102
    (973)803-5000
  • Rank: #2424.
    Assumption College for Sisters
    Public
    39
    200A Morris Avenue
    Denville NJ  07834
    (973)957-0188
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