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  07102
    (973)877-3000

    11,468 students
  • Pillar College
    Private, non-profit
    60 Park Place, Suite 701
    Newark NJ  07102
    (973)803-5000

    478 students
Recent Articles
December 01, 2017
Learn about trending community college topics this week such as San Francisco's move toward free tuition at community colleges and the rise in hunger and homelessness among community college students across the country.
December 01, 2017
This summer will be wrapping up before we know of it, and your first semester at community college is rapidly approaching. Are you ready for it?
December 01, 2017
To encourage students to pursue higher education, some states are considering plans to offer zero-tuition programs at public community colleges. These programs could make college a reality for many young people, however, critics argue such programs would cost taxpayers a significant amount of money.