Community Colleges in New Jersey

For the academic year 2019-2020, 19 community colleges are active in New Jersey. Princeton University has ranked first in New Jersey community college ranking and Stevens Institute of Technology and Rutgers University-New Brunswick ranked second and third in the ranking. You can view more ranked community college ranking at New Jersey community college ranking page.
  • The 2020 average tuition & fees of community colleges in New Jersey is $7,053 for New Jersey residents and $8,261 for out-of-state students.
  • Total 139,498 students have enrolled in community colleges in New Jersey and, of that, 9,262 students enrolled online exclusively.
  • The average students to faculty ratio of New Jersey community colleges is 20.32 to 1.
  • The average financial aid amount received at community colleges in New Jersey is $4,498.
  • The average graduation rate is 27.37% and the average transfer-out rate is 16.84% at community colleges in New Jersey.

19 Community Colleges in New Jersey Comparison Table

College NameNew Jersey Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent PopulationOnline Student PopulationGraduation RateTransfer-out RateFinancial Aid AmountStudents to Faculty Ratio
Atlantic Cape Community College
Mays Landing, NJ
$6,840$8,3404,97362020%15%$4,48218 to 1
Bergen Community College
Paramus, NJ
$8,281$8,65913,35269823%17%$5,07719 to 1
Brookdale Community College
Lincroft, NJ
$8,804$9,55411,85642727%17%$4,44520 to 1
Rowan College at Burlington County
Mount Laurel, NJ
$5,159$6,9018,8901,29828%23%$4,22423 to 1
Camden County College
Blackwood, NJ
$4,680$4,6809,6751,02420%14%$4,38623 to 1
County College of Morris
Randolph, NJ
$9,720$13,5007,55626835%18%$4,31517 to 1
Cumberland County College
Vineland, NJ
$5,400$5,4002,93419336%13%$4,71017 to 1
Essex County College
Newark, NJ
$8,790$8,7907,51412211%12%$5,16922 to 1
Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus
Sewell, NJ
$5,400$5,4007,13044930%22%$4,72629 to 1
Hudson County Community College
Jersey City, NJ
$8,390$11,7988,40819713%10%$4,89624 to 1
Mercer County Community College
West Windsor, NJ
$5,814$8,1067,68649720%19%$4,21617 to 1
Middlesex County College
Edison, NJ
$7,416$7,41610,89446723%17%$4,74023 to 1
Ocean County College
Toms River, NJ
$5,790$8,1008,1761,36738%14%$4,38425 to 1
Passaic County Community College
Paterson, NJ
$7,350$9,3906,48025211%15%$4,25419 to 1
Salem Community College
Carneys Point, NJ
$6,360$8,8508796247%13%$4,77314 to 1
Raritan Valley Community College
Branchburg, NJ
$6,672$6,6727,88736228%20%$4,07719 to 1
Union County College
Cranford, NJ
$10,562$10,5629,41248633%10%$4,45825 to 1
Warren County Community College
Washington, NJ
$5,490$6,0903,4969743%31%$4,25717 to 1
Sussex County Community College
Newton, NJ
$7,080$8,7602,30037634%20%$3,87415 to 1
Average$7,053$8,261139,4989,26227%17%$4,49820 to 1