List of Universities & Colleges in New Jersey, United States

New Jersey is the most densely populated state in the United States. It is bordered on the northeast by New York, on the southeast and south by the Atlantic Ocean, on the west by Pennsylvania and on the southwest by Delaware.

There are more than 66 institutes of higher education in NJ (public/ private/ for-profit universities, colleges, community colleges etc.) As a student, if you plan to study there, here is some information that might be useful to you.

Universities in New Jersey with Maximum Number of International Students

New Jersey is ranked #15 among all American states in terms of the number of foreign students studying in its universities & colleges. As of 2015, there were 19,196 international students studying in New Jersey out of which 20.3 % were Indian students.

  1. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick
  2. New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark
  3. Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken
  4. Princeton University, Princeton
  5. Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck

Top Colleges & Universities in New Jersey (NJ)

  1. Princeton University


    The top university in the state of New Jersey, Princeton is also ranked #1 in the country and features among the top 10 universities, globally too. Its campus is often ranked among the most beautiful in the US.

  2. Rutgers – the State University of New Jersey (RU) (New Brunswick campus)
  3. The College of New Jersey (TCNJ)
  4. New Jersey Institute of Technology
  5. Rutgers – the State University of New Jersey (Newark campus)
  6. Stevens Institute of Technology

Public Universities & Colleges of New Jersey

  1. Kean University Union, Hillside
  2. Montclair State University, Montclair
  3. New Jersey City University, Jersey City
  4. New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark
  5. Ramapo College, Mahwah
  6. Rowan University, Glassboro, Camden
  7. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (Campuses in New Brunswick, Piscataway, Camden, Newark)
  8. Stockton University, Galloway
  9. The College of New Jersey, Ewing Township
  10. Thomas Edison State University, Trenton
  11. William Paterson University, Wayne

Private Universities & Colleges in New Jersey

  1. Bloomfield College, Bloomfield
  2. Caldwell University, Caldwell
  3. Centenary University, Hackettstown
  4. College of Saint Elizabeth, Morris Township / Florham Park
  5. Drew University, Madison
  6. Fairleigh Dickinson University,    Madison/Florham Park, Teaneck/Hackensack
  7. Felician University, Lodi/Rutherford
  8. Georgian Court University, Lakewood Township
  9. Monmouth University, West Long Branch
  10. Princeton University, Princeton
  11. Rider University, Lawrenceville (Lawrence Township)
  12. Saint Peter's University, Jersey City
  13. Seton Hall University, South Orange
  14. Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken

For-profit Universities & Colleges in New Jersey

  1. Berkeley College (Campuses in Newark, Paramus, Woodland Park, Woodbridge)
  2. DeVry University, North Brunswick
  3. Eastern International College, Jersey City, Belleville
  4. Eastwick College, Ramsey, Hackensack
  5. Jersey College (School of Nursing), Teterboro-Ewing
  6. Lincoln Technical Institute    Edison, Mahwah, Moorestown, Paramus, South Plainfield, Union
  7. Strayer University, Cherry Hill
  8. University of Phoenix, Jersey City

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