Best New Jersey Community Colleges (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 28 community colleges serving 126,681 students in New Jersey (19 public colleges and 9 private colleges).
For New Jersey community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,641 per year for in-state students and $7,756 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,268 per year (view national tuition costs).
The best top ranked community colleges in California include DeVry University-New Jersey, Eastern International College-Jersey City and Eastwick College-Nutley.
New Jersey community colleges have a diversity score of 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.70 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 56% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NJ) School Average
Asian
6%
Hispanic
24%
Black
13%
White
44%
Two or more races
2%
Non Resident
3%
Unknown
8%
NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Ranked New Jersey Community Colleges (2023)

College
Location
Students
Assumption College for Sisters
Private not-for-profit
200 A Morris Avenue
Denville, NJ 07834
(973) 957-0188
| 55 students
Berkeley College-Woodland Park
Private for-profit
44 Rifle Camp Rd
Woodland Park, NJ 07424
(973) 278-5400
| 2,625 students
County College of Morris
County College of Morris Photo
Public
214 Center Grove Rd
Randolph, NJ 07869
(973) 328-5000
| 6,697 students
DeVry University-New Jersey
Private for-profit
517 Route 1 S, Ste 1000
Iselin, NJ 08830
(732) 729-3960
| 190 students
Eastern International College-Belleville
Private for-profit
251 Washington Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 751-9051
| 234 students
Eastern International College-Jersey City
Private for-profit
684 Newark Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 216-9901
| 292 students
Eastwick College-Nutley
Private for-profit
103 Park Ave
Nutley, NJ 07110
(973) 661-0600
| 455 students
Eastwick College-Ramsey
Private for-profit
10 South Franklin Turnpike
Ramsey, NJ 07446
(201) 327-8877
| 781 students
Middlesex College
Middlesex College Photo
Public
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ 08818
(732) 548-6000
| 9,483 students
118 Lamington Road
Somerville, NJ 08876
(908) 526-1200
| 6,321 students
5100 Black Horse Pike
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
(609) 625-1111
| 4,464 students
Bergen Community College
Bergen Community College Photo - Main Building - Pitkin Education Center
Public
400 Paramus Rd
Paramus, NJ 07652
(201) 447-7200
| 11,409 students
Brookdale Community College
Public
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ 07738
(732) 224-2345
| 10,438 students
Camden County College
Public
200 College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 08012
(856) 227-7200
| 8,122 students
Cumberland County College
Public
3322 College Drive
Vineland, NJ 08362
(856) 691-8600
| 2,989 students
Eastwick College-Hackensack
Private for-profit
250 Moore Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 488-9400
| 533 students
Essex County College
Public
303 University Ave
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 877-3000
| 6,360 students
70 Sip Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 714-7100
| 7,039 students
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ 08550
(609) 586-4800
| 6,342 students
Ocean County College
Ocean County College Photo
Public
College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08754
(732) 255-0400
| 7,480 students
One College Blvd
Paterson, NJ 07505
(973) 684-6800
| 5,549 students
Pillar College
Private not-for-profit
60 Park Place, Suite 701
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 803-5000
| 534 students
900 College Circle
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
(856) 222-9311
| 7,316 students
1400 Tanyard Road
Sewell, NJ 08080
(856) 468-5000
| 6,369 students
Salem Community College
Public
460 Hollywood Avenue
Carneys Point, NJ 08069
(856) 299-2100
| 865 students
One College Hill Road
Newton, NJ 07860
(973) 300-2100
| 2,190 students
Union County College
Public
1033 Springfield Avenue
Cranford, NJ 07016
(908) 709-7000
| 8,298 students
475 Route 57 W
Washington, NJ 07882
(908) 835-9222
| 3,251 students
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Community Colleges in New Jersey (Closed)

School
Location
Students
630 West Mt. Pleasant Avenue Route 10
Livingston, NJ 07039
(973) 369-1360
| 427 students

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