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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in New Jersey

Princeton University has the highest graduation rate of 98% for academic year 2021-2022 in New Jersey. Stevens Institute of Technology is ranked second with 87% and The College of New Jersey follows them with 87%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in New Jersey.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in New Jersey
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Princeton University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsPrinceton, NJ
98%-83%
2Stevens Institute of Technology
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHoboken, NJ
87%-93%
3The College of New Jersey
Public, four-yearsEwing, NJ
87%9%94%
4Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Public, four-yearsNew Brunswick, NJ
84%-93%
5Stockton University
Public, four-yearsGalloway, NJ
76%17%85%
6Drew University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsMadison, NJ
74%-88%
7New Jersey Institute of Technology
Public, four-yearsNewark, NJ
74%20%89%
8Ramapo College of New Jersey
Public, four-yearsMahwah, NJ
72%18%85%
9Seton Hall University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSouth Orange, NJ
72%20%84%
10Rutgers University-Camden
Public, four-yearsCamden, NJ
71%14%85%
11Rowan University
Public, four-yearsGlassboro, NJ
69%16%84%
12Monmouth University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWest Long Branch, NJ
69%26%80%
13Centenary University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHackettstown, NJ
68%-73%
14Montclair State University
Public, four-yearsMontclair, NJ
67%21%83%
15Rutgers University-Newark
Public, four-yearsNewark, NJ
65%20%87%
16Rider University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLawrenceville, NJ
61%-79%
17Caldwell University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsCaldwell, NJ
59%27%82%
18Georgian Court University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLakewood, NJ
58%27%81%
19Saint Peter's University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsJersey City, NJ
58%-75%
20William Paterson University of New Jersey
Public, four-yearsWayne, NJ
56%8%90%