Fall 2017 Higher Education Profile - New Jersey

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, New Jersey was home to 49 regionally accredited post-secondary institutions during fall 2017. These 49 institutions enrolled 397,144 students in fall 2017: 338,880 in undergraduate programs and 58,264 in graduate programs. A total of 96,921 students attending post-secondary school in New Jersey took at least one distance education course, representing 24.4 percent of the state's total student body. A total of 31,200 students were enrolled exclusively (100% online) in distance education courses with 18,973 (60.8%) of those residing in the state of New Jersey.

The majority of institutions were public: including 13 four-year schools and 19 two-year schools. The state was also home to 16 private nonprofit four-year schools and 1 two-year private nonprofit school. Students enrolled in New Jersey's higher education institutions were enrolled in bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees.

49 Degree Granting Institutions

 

397,144 Students Enrolled

 

96,921 Students Enrolled in Distance Education

Serving 397,144 students in fall 2017, the 49 regionally accredited, degree granting colleges and universities of New Jersey offered academic choices for all types of students. Discover where your educational journey can begin with the institutions listed below. Our college and university listings are objective and focused on helping you achieve your educational or career goals. Whether you are searching for a public or private school with on-campus or online courses and an undergraduate or graduate degree, our list of regionally accredited colleges and universities in New Jersey offers a comprehensive guide to the state's higher education options.

Featured Schools

West Virginia University

Regionally Accredited Public and Private Non-Profit Colleges and Universities in New Jersey

Assumption College for Sisters
200 A Morris Avenue
Denville, NJ 7834 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Bergen Community College
400 Paramus Rd
Paramus, NJ 07652-1595 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Brookdale Community College
765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ 07738-1597 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Camden County College
200 College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 8012 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
College of Saint Elizabeth
2 Convent Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960-6989 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Cumberland County College
3322 College Drive
Vineland, NJ 08362-1500 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Essex County College
303 University Ave
Newark, NJ 7102 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Felician University
262 S Main St
Lodi, NJ 7644 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Hudson County Community College
70 Sip Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 7306 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ 08550-3407 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Monmouth University
400 Cedar Ave
West Long Branch, NJ 07764-1898 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
New Jersey City University
2039 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 7305 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Ocean County College
College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08754-2001 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Pillar College
60 Park Place, Suite 701
Newark, NJ 7102 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Princeton University
1 Nassau Hall
Princeton, NJ 08544-0070 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ 8876 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Rowan College at Burlington County
900 College Circle
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054-1599 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Rowan University
201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, NJ 8028 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
83 Somerset St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1281 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Saint Peter's University
2641 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07306-5997 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Seton Hall University
400 S Orange Ave
South Orange, NJ 07079-2697 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Stockton University
101 Vera King Farris Drive
Galloway, NJ 08205-9441 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
The College of New Jersey
2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628-7718 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Union County College
1033 Springfield Avenue
Cranford, NJ 07016-1528 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
William Paterson University of New Jersey
300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, NJ 7470 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Atlantic Cape Community College
5100 Black Horse Pike
Mays Landing, NJ 08330-2699 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Bloomfield College
467 Franklin St
Bloomfield, NJ 7003 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Caldwell University
120 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006-6195 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Centenary University
400 Jefferson St
Hackettstown, NJ 7840 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
County College of Morris
214 Center Grove Rd
Randolph, NJ 07869-2086 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Drew University
36 Madison Ave
Madison, NJ 7940 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus
1000 River Rd
Teaneck, NJ 7666 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Georgian Court University
900 Lakewood Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701-2697 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Kean University
1000 Morris Avenue
Union, NJ 7083 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Middlesex County College
2600 Woodbridge Avenue
Edison, NJ 08818-3050 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043-1624 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
New Jersey Institute of Technology
University Heights
Newark, NJ 7102 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Passaic County Community College
One College Blvd
Paterson, NJ 07505-1179 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Princeton Theological Seminary
64 Mercer St
Princeton, NJ 08542-0803 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Ramapo College of New Jersey
505 Ramapo Valley Rd
Mahwah, NJ 07430-1680 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Rider University
2083 Lawrence Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-3099 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Rowan College at Gloucester County
1400 Tanyard Road
Sewell, NJ 8080 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Rutgers University-Camden
406 Penn
Camden, NJ 8102 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Rutgers University-Newark
249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall
Newark, NJ 7102 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Salem Community College
460 Hollywood Avenue
Carneys Point, NJ 08069-2799 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Stevens Institute of Technology
Castle Point On Hudson
Hoboken, NJ 07030-5991 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Sussex County Community College
One College Hill Road
Newton, NJ 7860 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Thomas Edison State University
111 W State St
Trenton, NJ 8608 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Warren County Community College
475 Route 57 W
Washington, NJ 07882-4343 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: