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New Jersey Colleges

Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average cost of attendance (COA) of New Jersey Colleges is $37,796 for undergraduate schools and $38,997 for graduate schools. The following table and chart illustrate costs of attendance including tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs by degree offering and residence type.
Costs of Attendance (2020-2021)
New Jersey Colleges
Tuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Undergraduate$8,823$20,315 $3,000$14,481$16,743
Graduate$17,822$21,517 $3,000$14,481$16,743
[CHART#1] Costs of Attendance for New Jersey Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of New Jersey Colleges is $8,823 for in-state students and $20,315 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
New Jersey Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average$7,232$1,592 $18,664$1,652
Public Schools$7,232$1,592 $12,802$1,625
4 Years or High$11,895$2,240 $22,637$2,240
2-4 Years$4,041$1,105 $6,073$1,163
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-- $22,927$1,677
4 Years or High-- $25,500$1,135
2-4 Years-- $15,206$3,457
Less Than 2 Years-- --
[CHART#2] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees for New Jersey Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate tuition & fees of New Jersey Colleges is $17,822 for in-state students and $21,517 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Graduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
New Jersey Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average Costs$15,851$1,972$20,161$1,356
Public Schools$15,851$1,972$20,897$1,949
Private Schools--$19,745$1,001
[CHART#3] Graduate Tuition & Fees for New Jersey Colleges

Room & Board, Other Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average On-campus living costs of New Jersey Colleges is $14,481 and off-campus living costs is $16,743. The following table and chart illustrate living costs and other expenses by school controls and levels.
Room & Board, Other Living Costs (2020-2021)
New Jersey Colleges
On-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
Average$11,142$3,339$12,411$4,332
Public Schools$14,046$3,401 $13,124$5,107
4 Years or High$14,046$3,401 $13,124$5,107
2-4 Years-- --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools$9,851$3,311 $12,138$4,037
4 Years or High$10,222$3,229 $12,635$3,757
2-4 Years$6,885$3,970 $10,524$4,945
Less Than 2 Years-- --
[CHART#4] Room & Board, Other Living Costs for New Jersey Colleges

Tuition per Credit Hours

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate costs per credit hour of New Jersey Colleges is $305 for in-state students and $642 for out-of-state students. For graduate schools, the cost per credit hour is $762 for in-state students and $973 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate the average costs credit per hour by school controls and levels.
Tuition per Credit Hours (2020-2021)
New Jersey Colleges
UndergraduateGraduate
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Average$305$642 $762$973
Public Schools$305$492 $762$1,079
4 Years or High$419$797 $762$1,079
2-4 Years$227$283 --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-$808 -$910
4 Years or High-$940 -$935
2-4 Years-$303 -$390
Less Than 2 Years-- --
2-4 years and less than 2 years colleges do not offer graduate programs or not report its costs.
[CHART#5] Tuition per Credit Hours for New Jersey Colleges