Average Tuition & Fees $18,156
Average Acceptance Rates 72.75 %
Total Student Population 1,038,020
Average Graduation Rates 57.83 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 15.49 to 1

New Jersey Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 170 colleges and universities in New Jersey State - 37 public and 133 private schools. By school level, there are 62 four(4) Years or high, 40 two(2) but less thant four(4) years, and 68 less than tow(2) years schools in New Jersey. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level in New Jersey.
New Jersey College Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)49
Private (for-profit)84
4 Year or High62
2-4 Year40
Less than 2 year68

2020 Average Key Statistics for New Jersey Colleges

The average acceptance rate for New Jersey colleges is 72.75% and the average graduation rate is 57.83% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 1,038,020 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended New Jersey colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 15.49 to 1.
Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in New Jersey.
[Chart] 2020 New Jersey Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for New Jersey colleges is 26.507692307692 %
Average Retention Rate for New Jersey colleges is 73.472222222222 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For New Jersey Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for New Jersey colleges are $16,723 for New Jersey residents and $18,156 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $19,137 for in-state students and $21,584 for out-of-state students.
New Jersey 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] New Jersey State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at New Jersey Colleges

New Jersey colleges and universities are offering 4,190 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at New Jersey State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate36316
One but less than two years certificate46631
Associate's Degree75178
Two but less than four years certificate240
Bachelor's Degree1,25584
Post Bachelor's Degree18853
Master's Degree805148
Post Master's Degree686
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2357
Doctor's degree - professional practice344
Doctor's degree - other10

Special Learning Opportunities at New Jersey State

In New Jersey, 57 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 30 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 19 colleges have the ROTC programs and 36 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of New Jersey schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at New Jersey State
Online Completely0 out of 159 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes57 out of 159 Schools
Graduate Online Classes30 out of 159 Schools
ROTC19 out of 159 Schools
Weekend/Evening College75 out of 159 Schools
Teacher certificate30 out of 159 Schools
Study Abroad36 out of 159 Schools