Best New Jersey Community Colleges (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 28 community colleges serving 138,307 students in New Jersey (22 public colleges and 6 private colleges).
For New Jersey community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,616 per year for in-state students and $7,703 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,113 per year (view national tuition costs).
The best top ranked community colleges in California include Berkeley College-Woodland Park, County College of Morris and Eastwick College-Ramsey.
New Jersey community colleges have a diversity score of 0.74, which is higher than the national average of 0.71 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 60% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NJ) School Average
Asian
6%
Hispanic
26%
Black
14%
White
40%
Two or more races
2%
Non Resident
2%
Unknown
10%
NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Ranked New Jersey Community Colleges (2022-23)

College
Location
Students
Bergen Community College
Bergen Community College Photo - Main Building - Pitkin Education Center
Public
400 Paramus Rd
Paramus, NJ 07652
(201) 447-7200
| 12,968 students
Berkeley College-Woodland Park
Private for-profit
44 Rifle Camp Rd
Woodland Park, NJ 07424
(973) 278-5400
| 2,858 students
Brookdale Community College
Public
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ 07738
(732) 224-2345
| 11,489 students
County College of Morris
County College of Morris Photo
Public
214 Center Grove Rd
Randolph, NJ 07869
(973) 328-5000
| 7,488 students
DeVry University-New Jersey
Public
630 U.S. Hwy. One
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
(732) 729-3960
| 244 students
251 Washington Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 751-9051
| 264 students
684 Newark Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 216-9901
| 336 students
Eastwick College-Ramsey
Private for-profit
10 South Franklin Turnpike
Ramsey, NJ 07446
(201) 327-8877
| 824 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
| 5,308 students
Assumption College for Sisters
Private not-for-profit
200 A Morris Avenue
Denville, NJ 07834
(973) 957-0188
| 55 students
5100 Black Horse Pike
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
(609) 625-1111
| 5,048 students
Camden County College
Public
200 College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 08012
(856) 227-7200
| 9,735 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
| 376 students
Eastwick College-Nutley
Private for-profit
103 Park Ave
Nutley, NJ 07110
(973) 661-0600
| 487 students
Essex County College
Public
303 University Ave
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 877-3000
| 7,434 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
| 7,480 students
Ocean County College
Ocean County College Photo
Public
College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08754
(732) 255-0400
| 8,171 students
One College Blvd
Paterson, NJ 07505
(973) 684-6800
| 6,497 students
Pillar College
Private not-for-profit
60 Park Place, Suite 701
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 803-5000
| 604 students
900 College Circle
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
(856) 222-9311
| 8,439 students
1400 Tanyard Road
Sewell, NJ 08080
(856) 468-5000
| 6,953 students
Salem Community College
Public
460 Hollywood Avenue
Carneys Point, NJ 08069
(856) 299-2100
| 996 students
One College Hill Road
Newton, NJ 07860
(973) 300-2100
| 2,318 students
Union County College
Public
1033 Springfield Avenue
Cranford, NJ 07016
(908) 709-7000
| 9,181 students
475 Route 57 W
Washington, NJ 07882
(908) 835-9222
| 3,243 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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