Top New Jersey Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 26 top community colleges located throughout New Jersey (21 public colleges and 5 private colleges), serving 165,841 students.
  • For New Jersey community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,125 per year for in-state students and $7,667 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,721 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • New Jersey community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 52% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 34:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NJ) School Average
Asian
5%
Hispanic
19%
Black
14%
White
48%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
4%
Unknown
9%
NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top New Jersey Community Colleges by Town (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 200A Morris Avenue
    Denville NJ  07834
    (973)957-0188

    39 students
  • 5100 Black Horse Pike
    Mays Landing NJ  08330
    (609)625-1111

    6,845 students
  • 400 Paramus Rd
    Paramus NJ  07652
    (201)447-7200

    15,651 students
  • 44 Rifle Camp Rd
    Little Falls NJ  07424
    (973)278-5400

    3,659 students
  • 765 Newman Springs Rd
    Lincroft NJ  07738
    (732)224-2345

    14,144 students
  • 200 College Drive
    Blackwood NJ  08012
    (856)227-7200

    12,051 students
  • 214 Center Grove Rd
    Randolph NJ  07869
    (973)328-5000

    8,096 students
  • 3322 College Drive
    Vineland NJ  08362
    (856)691-8600

    3,844 students
  • DeVry University-New Jersey
    Private, for profit
    630 US Hwy. One
    North Brunswick NJ  08902
    (732)729-3960

    1,546 students
  • 251 Washington Ave.
    Belleville NJ  07109
    (973)751-9051

    n/a
    students
  • 684 Newark Ave
    Jersey City NJ  07306
    (201)216-9901

    n/a
    students
  • 10 South Franklin Turnpike
    Ramsey NJ  07446
    (201)327-8877

    710 students
  • 303 University Ave
    Newark NJ  07102
    (973)877-3000

    11,468 students
  • 70 Sip Avenue
    Jersey City NJ  07306
    (201)714-7100

    8,342 students
  • 1200 Old Trenton Rd
    Princeton Junction NJ  08550
    (609)586-4800

    7,839 students
  • 2600 Woodbridge Avenue
    Edison NJ  08818
    (732)548-6000

    11,673 students
  • College Drive
    Toms River NJ  08754
    (732)255-0400

    8,377 students
  • One College Blvd
    Paterson NJ  07505
    (973)684-6800

    8,968 students
  • Pillar College
    Private, non-profit
    60 Park Place, Suite 701
    Newark NJ  07102
    (973)803-5000

    478 students
  • 118 Lamington Road
    Somerville NJ  08876
    (908)526-1200

    8,214 students
  • 900 College Circle
    Mount Laurel NJ  08054
    (856)222-9311

    8,586 students
  • 1400 Tanyard Road
    Sewell NJ  08080
    (856)468-5000

    6,720 students
  • 460 Hollywood Avenue
    Penns Grove NJ  08069
    (856)299-2100

    1,173 students
  • One College Hill Road
    Newton NJ  07860
    (973)300-2100

    3,064 students
  • 1033 Springfield Ave
    Cranford NJ  07016
    (908)709-7000

    11,781 students
  • 475 Route 57 W
    Washington NJ  07882
    (908)835-9222

    2,573 students
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